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12 Apr 2022

Smart tips and tricks for Energy and Solar

Join Luke Reade from Energetic Communities and gain useful insights into the choices available to you. Take a look at options to minimise your energy bills.

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14 Mar 2022

How ecoBiz can save you business money

More than 1000 Queensland businesses from small cafes and offices through to large manufacturing and processing facilities have used ecoBiz with 90% of them recording an increase in productivity and savings.

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02 Feb 2022

National Cleantech Conference & Exhibition

Due to the ongoing Omicron outbreak across all states and territories of Australia and the subsequent reduced business and community confidence to travel we have made the decision to push the dates for NCTCE out by 5 weeks to 28-29 March 2022.

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01 Feb 2022

Every electric car available in Australia

In fact, there will come a time when buying an EV won’t be an option, but a necessity: several countries have set target dates to ban the sale of internal-combustion-engine vehicles (the closest being 2025 in Norway), and a swathe of car companies have pledged to go all-electric in the near future (including Jaguar by 2025, and Mazda and Volvo by 2030).

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13 Sep 2021

Sustainable House Day

beginning on 21 September, as well as a program of free online events on 17th October. You can view our full program on our website now.

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18 May 2021

What keeps climate scientists like me awake at night - and why the next 10 years are so critical

But what if you decide to wait – let’s say for a few years, or even a decade to two, perhaps to 2050 or beyond.

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18 May 2021

Getting the mail on solar installations

The 20 years of data collected by the CER[[i]](https://www.energycouncil.com.au/analysis/getting-the-mail-on-solar-installations/#_edn1), shows Bundaberg (4670) to be the leading postcode for solar installations, while another three Queensland suburbs are in the top 10 postcodes for the total number of rooftop solar installations.

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23 Apr 2021

Laura Di Mambro on living a conscious life

Following a degree in architecture and a successful career in interior design in England, Laura moved to Australia, intending to continue her design journey here.

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30 Mar 2021

Complete list of electric cars under $75,000 in Australia in 2021

Despite the impact of Covid-19, the year 2020 has seen several new electric cars launched in Australia, adding a little more consumer choice despite a lack of support from government.

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21 Mar 2021

Earth Hour: Saturday 27 March - #SwitchforNature

Earth Hour has always been for everyone. Every year, the hour of no power turns individuals, schools, businesses and communities into a millions-strong movement, and it’s never been a more important time to make the switch.

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08 Mar 2021

Noosa Electric Vehicle Expo

The expo will showcase exciting electric transport options now available, including electric cars, e-bikes and e-scooters. You will get the chance to speak with exhibitors, and get the first hand experience of electric car owners.

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01 Feb 2021

Join the movement: Healthy Sunshine Coast is back for 2021!

One of the Sunshine Coast’s most popular fitness and wellness programs for the whole community to enjoy and benefit from is back and just in time for people to tackle their New Year’s resolutions for 2021.

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29 Sep 2020

Virtual Cleantech Conference & Exhibition is happening 24 - 26 November 2020

The three day program will focus on the opportunities for the Cleantech industry as an instigator of innovation, economic development, creative collaborations and inclusive prosperity.

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17 Sep 2020

From trash to treasure – the online marketplace for business waste

As the saying goes, one person’s trash is another person’s treasure! With ASPIRE, businesses can trade, exchange or sell unwanted waste. Surplus or unwanted goods are matched with businesses seeking them.

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07 Aug 2019

222Horizon Festival: PLASTIC BELLY

Set to an original sound score by Harel Tsemah, and filmed on the beautiful secluded beach at Third Bay in Coolum, this work is both visually captivating and deeply sensitive to the current times.

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19 Dec 2017

Top 10 Summer power saving tips

With household power prices continuing to soar, save power and help prevent power bill shock with these tips. Close windows, curtains and blinds during the day.

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01 Dec 2017

Tips for choosing or changing electricity retailer

How to shop around Customers in South East Queensland are able to choose their electricity retailer. This means you can shop around for an electricity retail offer that suits your household or small business.

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02 May 2017

The most energy sucking appliances in your home?

. One thing you can look at immediately is the energy efficiency of the appliances you use regularly, and whether they are the main culprits or not.

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26 Aug 2016

How to teach your children to use less energy

Most kids love learning new things and relish the opportunity to be helpful around the house. When you explain the importance of saving energy, they’ll be more than happy to do their bit.

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