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3 July 2018 - 9:01am
New research substantially funded by the CRC for Low Carbon Living shows that energy standards in Australia’s National Construction Code must be urgently upgraded for new buildings to meet a zero carbon future.
Wind and solar farm
19 June 2018 - 10:05am

New research published in a leading international energy journal, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, has busted myths surrounding the reliability and affordability of large-scale electricity systems based entirely on renewable energy.

Professor Ken Maher
14 June 2018 - 9:39am
CRC for Low Carbon Living board member Professor Ken Maher says he is “humbled and honoured” to have received an Order of Australia in the Queen's Birthday 2018 Honours List.
People walking in city
5 June 2018 - 2:15pm
Carbon footprint analysis expert and CRCLCL project leader UNSW Associate Professor Tommy Wiedmann has contributed to an international report revealing cities have a 60% larger carbon footprint than previously estimated.
31 May 2018 - 10:46am
It’s not technology or economics slowing Australia’s switch to renewable energy – the main barrier is organisational, says Dr Mark Diesendorf.
25 May 2018 - 2:52pm

Fifteen CRC for Low Carbon Living researchers have had their projects fast-tracked towards utilisation at a CSIRO Launch Camp in Adelaide.

24 May 2018 - 1:44pm

We're proud to sponsor The Fifth Estate's latest ebook How To Bring Your Office to Life featuring the CRCLCL's Christian Criado-Perez discussing healthy workspaces and high performing buildings. Christian carried out an in-depth study of 200 senior managers in the Australian built environment sector to assess the key drivers shaping the design and development of office buildings. Read the ebook here. You can find Christian's Building Better Decisions report here

17 May 2018 - 4:02pm
The truth is out – Australian kids really do want to walk, cycle or scoot to school but most are driven by car according to new research funded by the CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) and released on National Walk Safely to School Day.
Dr Jemma Green with Sir Richard Branson
20 April 2018 - 3:07pm
PhD graduate Jemma Green says her CRCLCL research was "instrumental' in developing Power Ledger, the peer-to-peer renewable energy trading platform she will pitch to Sir Richard Branson at his Necker Island retreat in October.
16 April 2018 - 9:24am
Our Education Leader Dr Mark Diesendorf has researcher 22 different scenarios for Australia transitioning to renewable energy. Read his piece in The Conversation.