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23 July 2019 - 3:23pm

New research has validated Net Zero Energy Homes in Melbourne, Townsville, Canberra and Perth housing developments as achievable and affordable, but highlighted a market slow to pick up on easy opportunities for improved energy efficiency and thermal comfort.

11 July 2019 - 3:18pm

The CRCLCL has launched a suite of low carbon living guides offering consumers and professionals easy to use information on low carbon homes and buildings. 

11 July 2019 - 11:12am

New research shows some classrooms in Australian are regisetering four time the reocmmended amount of carbon dioxide.

1 July 2019 - 10:23am

A new roadmap for sustainable homes launched today presents a win for builders, consumers, the economy and the environment.

28 June 2019 - 10:57am

A suite of new videos hosted by CRCLCL researcher Josh Byrne has set out to demonstrate the very real benefits of net zero energy homes.

25 June 2019 - 1:53pm

All regulations and building codes, new and old, should be scrutinised and discussed with gusto. This means recent debate about the NSW government’s Low Rise Medium Density Housing Code, official on 1 July 2019, is a healthy one - read CRCLCL CEO Professor Deo Prasad's opinion piece in The Fifth Estate.

25 June 2019 - 1:18pm
Australian Institute of Architects 2019 National Prizes Leadership in Sustainability Prize goes to the Cooperative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living.
20 June 2019 - 3:15pm

Pool pump energy consumption can be reduced by 71%, save an average $486 annually on electricity bills, and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 1.67 tonnes of CO2 each year, new research reveals.

17 June 2019 - 11:18am
Concrete made using industrial waste from coal-fired power stations and steel manufacturing is being used in a world-first green roads trial in Sydney.
12 June 2019 - 11:01am

How do you know if a community is ready for a sustainable, low carbon future? The Low Carbon Readiness Index (LCRI) can help Australians find out.