Energy efficiency


Cut back on waste

12:53PM | Monday, 13 December 2010 |  If you really want to make a difference to the environment and your bottom line, the place to focus is on waste.

THE NEWS WRAP: The value of funds covered by banking guarantee scheme drops

11:14AM | Wednesday, 10 November 2010 |  The value of funds covered by the government’s banking guarantee scheme has fallen from $161.7 billion to $144.1 billion in the year to October.

Finding Australia’s best start-up state

11:25PM | Monday, 1 November 2010 |  When it comes to start-up survival rates, Australia's hotspot state may come as a bit of a surprise.

Star solar start-up idea

10:38AM | Tuesday, 26 October 2010 |  With solar set to become an important part of Australia’s energy infrastructure, a new business could implement a scheme to utilise under-developed space in urban areas.

Beat the bugs

10:09PM | Thursday, 7 October 2010 |  There could well be a gap in the market for a business that provides pest control in a more sustainable, environmentally-friendly way.

Focus your energy on going green

9:02AM | Tuesday, 7 September 2010 |  A recent Newspoll survey reveals that 58% of Australians are very concerned about their energy bills.