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The use of foil insulation under the Government's Home Insulation Program has been suspended, and every house that has had the product installed is to undergo an electrical safety inspection, it has been announced.
Under the cloud of a media storm hitting Toyota over problems with its flagship Prius, the company today launched the first Australian-made hybrid, the Camry.
Non-biodegradable plastic shopping bags would be banned across Tasmania should the Liberals come to power there, the Opposition have pledged.
Sensis has announced its Yellow and White Pages are now certified carbon neutral through the Australian Government's Greenhouse Friendly Program.
A vast network of solar panels capable of providing enough electricity to power 25 average sized homes for a year has been installed by Monash University at its Clayton campus.
With the Coalition yesterday announcing their climate change policy under the leadership of Tony Abbott, green groups and experts have come forward to express their disappointment and concern.
With the disappointment of inaction at Copenhagen still fresh in the minds of many, eco-campaigner Jon Dee is challenging Australia's elected representatives to reduce their personal greenhouse emissions by 10 per cent this year.
Ecosystems around the world are at risk, with invasive introduced species placing among the top three threats to life on our planet.
Emissions reduction targets from around the world are set to be submitted to the Copenhagen Accord this weekend - but Australia has come to the table with a rather disappointing goal.