Most Australians overestimate how ‘green’ they really are
Friday, 11 April 2014 09:14
Most Australians overestimate how much they are doing for the environment compared to others, and are more concerned about water shortages, pollution and household waste than climate change, a new CSIRO survey reveals.
CRC for Water Sensitive Cities comes to western region
Friday, 11 April 2014 08:30
Ever wondered how economic research can be applied to achieve water sensitive urbanism outcomes? The Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities (CRCWSC) Western Region gathered with more than 50 local participants to explore some of the key economic research relevant to water sensitive cities and towns.
In support of NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission – a key part of the agency’s stepping stone path to send humans to Mars – agency officials are seeking proposals for studies on advanced technology development.
Authority to cut red tape for agribusiness’ port terminal
Thursday, 10 April 2014 12:52
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) recently issued a draft decision proposing to consent to GrainCorp's (GNC) application to vary its port terminal services access undertaking at its Newcastle bulk grain facility in New South Wales.