New #CRCLCL #research has found that #Australian #classrooms are registering up to four times the recommended amount of #CO2 & recommends installing advanced and hybrid #ventilation systems to remove the #pollutants. Read the article: https://t.co/MN5fZC4n0Q pic.twitter.com/PhENpTmCa1— Low Carbon Living (@CRC_LCL) July 11, 2019
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A national, zero carbon housing standard can not only bring billions of dollars in benefits to the population, it can also improve living standards by providing greater comfort and better health to occupants whilst delivering positive energy bills (with houses generating more energy than they use) – new research shows.
CRCLCL PhD candidate Gertrud Hatvani-Kovacs spoke to ABC Radio National’s The Science Show about her research as part of the Urban Micro Climates project.
ABC Journalist Kathryn Diss visited Josh Byrne’s family home near Fremantle in WA to find out how the research being undertaken there is contributing to the future of high performance housing.
In this week's episode of ABC TV's Catalyst, Dr Jonica Newby investigated the power revolution that is home batteries. She included a visit to two of the CRCLCL's living laboratories, Josh's House and WGV.
CRC for Low Carbon Living CEO Scientia Professor Deo Prasad AO recently took part in a Geological Society of Australia (GSA) Public Forum discussing Sydney’s alternative power future. Listen to a recording of the Forum, which was broadcast on ABC's Radio National.
The CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) today announced it is a member of the new Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) launched today at the COP21 Buildings Day in Paris, where global industry leaders outlined how this major carbon emitting sector – which represents 50 per cent of global wealth – can reduce its footprint.
Twenty countries and over 60 organisations launched an unprecedented Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction at COP21 in Paris, to speed up and scale up the sector’s huge potential to reduce its emissions and literally build greater climate resilience into future cities and infrastructure.
The Hon Robert Hill AC spoke to Linda Mottram of ABC 702 Sydney, ahead of the COP21 climate talks in Paris.
Research, business and industry collaborations are helping Australia take strong strides and positive action towards a low carbon future whilst supporting the Australian emission reductions required to meet projected COP21 targets said CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) Chair, The Hon Robert Hill AC on the final day of the CRCLCL Participants Annual Forum in Sydney today.
The Hon Ian Hunter MLC, South Australian Minister for Sustainability, the Environment and Conservation, Minister for Water and the River Murray, Minister for Climate Change, spoke to ABC 702 Sydney during the CRC for Low Carbon Living Participants Annual Forum 2015.
"The overall CRC model is based on the idea of institutional collaboration, industry involvement and multi-disciplinary approaches...the #CRCLCL has been an exemplar of how this model can work to deliver tangible outcomes..." https://t.co/W9S5jmDqfK pic.twitter.com/484yKTQIKd— Low Carbon Living (@CRC_LCL) July 3, 2019