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22 February 2019 - 11:41am

Australian low carbon living experts from the CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) have led United Nations (UN) Environment guidelines to help China develop more sustainable cities and communities. The guidelines have been embraced by five major cities and are now being adopted globally.

13 February 2019 - 12:26pm

Much of the punitive cost of cooling is due to cheap and thoughtless construction and design, writes CRCLCL project leader Professor Mat Santamouris in the Sydney Morning Herald.

13 February 2019 - 11:34am

With ‘back to school’ now a done deal, a national survey has revealed the significant potential to save energy and money in Australian schools goes largely untapped, yet the will for action is strong – with children found to be low carbon living influencers at home.

5 February 2019 - 4:07pm
The CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) welcomes the COAG Energy Council’s Trajectory for Low Energy Buildings report.
30 January 2019 - 4:41pm
We need multi-partnered relationships of trust and collaboration – equal to the very best marriages – to achieve a sustainable built environment.
23 January 2019 - 12:46pm

Want a quick boost to lift you out of the climate change doldrums?  We have released four videos that describe how six years of innovative work Towards Zero Carbon is paying off in reducing the carbon footprint of Australia’s buildings and concrete production, schools and the tourist industry. Read more HERE

7 December 2018 - 2:04pm
Seeing is believing, and a new video series from the CRC for Low Carbon Living entitled Towards Zero Carbon illustrates how six years of innovative research is now becoming a reality.
5 December 2018 - 10:59am
In this CRCLCL discussion paper international urban sustainability expert Peter Droege says widespread complacency about the need to reduce carbon rapidly is the most tragic hallmark of modern society.
3 December 2018 - 10:42am

Hear CRCLCL researcher Peter Newman talking to ABC Radio National about the future of transport - the trackless tram offers greater flexibility and reduced costs. Listen HERE

30 November 2018 - 12:30pm

Now in its final year of funding, the CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) has significantly contributed to lowering carbon emissions in Australia’s built environment, said CEO Scientia Professor Deo Prasad AO in the Green Building Council of Australia's (GBCA) recent news article.