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Sustainability experts take to the stage

2 Feb 15 - Waikato University experts on sustainability will come together later this month.

Spotlight turns on roadway illumination

15 Dec 14 - Local authorities are out to halve the energy and cost involved in lighting public roads.

Smart grids in the spotlight

13 Oct 14 - Using Smart Grid technology to empower electricity consumers will be the subject of a talk at Auckland University this evening.

Kiwisavers might get to have say in green investment

29 Sep 14 - Research showing how many New Zealanders want their retirement funds invested in sustainable businesses will be unveiled next month.

Water quality takes the spotlight

25 Aug 14 - The vexing subject of freshwater quality will be debated in Hamilton next week.

Panel to discuss the big questions

11 Aug 14 - Can we achieve our goals for GDP and export growth and maintain our green brand?

Builders get chance to learn sustainable ways

9 May 14 - The construction industry is being challenged to learn more about sustainable buildings.

Climate academic to speak on European policy

Professor Frank Convery ... talking climate.

11 Apr 14 - The role of small countries in leading climate policy will be discussed in Wellington on Monday.

Green-business leaders missing in action, says academic

8 Nov 13 - New Zealand has had few leaders on sustainable business since the Global Financial Crisis, says an academic who's researched the subject.

Think rebuild, think sea level, says academic

20 Sep 13 - The likely sea level rise from melting polar ice needs to be seriously considered in the rebuild of Christchurch, a University of Canterbury expert says.

Melbourne readies for carbon expo

20 Sep 13 - What is it with carbon?

When small is best for NZ businesses

Alastair Boult ... trying it out.

13 Sep 13 - Energy efficiency, generating energy from waste, and solar energy are three of the major opportunities for New Zealand businesses wanting to invest sustainability, says Grant Thorton national...

AUT in line for major green award

6 Sep 13 - AUT University has been named as a finalist in the carbon reduction category for the Green Gown Awards Australasia, the only university in New Zealand to be recognised in this category.

Business eyes clean, green economy

9 Aug 13 - New Zealand’s leading sustainable businesses will come together to identify practical ways of future-proofing our clean, green economy at the Transforming Business conference in Wellington next month.

Your chance to show off at Otaki

2 Aug 13 - Green-tech companies are being invited to showcase their businesses.

Auckland in the green spotlight

26 Jul 13 - The Sustainable Business Network’s 2013 showcase in October will highlight new ways to live well in the “world’s most liveable city” - Auckland.

Youth takes climate questions on tour

12 Jul 13 - New Zealand’s young leaders are taking to the nation’s halls to ask what’s the hold-up in taking action on climate change.

Sustainability expert offers advice

12 Jul 13 - An international sustainability expert is offering to advise New Zealand businesses on how to transform to a new economy

Environment in economic spotlight

31 May 13 - Our economic reliance on the environment will be on the agenda in Wellington in July.

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Waste Warriors shift the waste

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