National Energy Performance Strategy
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National Energy Performance Strategy

Maybe you know a little, maybe a lot about energy.  How it’s generated in Australia and how well it gets used it in our homes and the broader built environment.  ZEB Board Member, Seb Crangle, knows heaps and had this to say about the National Energy Performance Strategy (NEPS).”It it so heartening to see the…

Green Living Expo
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Green Living Expo

Head along to the TAFE campus at  Wollongbar, 61 Sneaths Road this Saturday for a day filled with all things Green Living.  Our star Board Member, Sebastian Crangle, will be on the 1.30pm panel discussing “Creating a Green Home” alongside Phil Dudman (ABC Garden Gugu). The Northern Rivers Green Living Expo is a family-friendly community…

EVs on farms – Join the webinar today at 12pm.
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EVs on farms – Join the webinar today at 12pm.

Electric vehicles are making their way onto Australian roads. But when will we start to see more EVs on our farms? In what timeframe will electric heavy machinery become available? What infrastructure will be required to ensure that farmers and rural Australia are equipped to deal with this new demand? Hear from Stephanie Gersekowski, John…

Brunswick Valley Landcare’s November Newsletter
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Brunswick Valley Landcare’s November Newsletter

Each month Brunswick Valley Landcare publishes a comprehensive newsletter of what’s happening in the land of landcare in our shire and beyond. If you haven’t already read November 2022’s edition the topics include: HABITAT ACTION GRANT RESTORING FISH HABITAT ON THE BRUNSWICK RIVER MAIN ARM NEW WILDLIFE CORRIDOR SYSTEM TO OPEN VITAL LINKS FOR NATIVE…

Sustainable Renters Week
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Sustainable Renters Week

Renew.org.au announce Sustainable Renters Week No matter if you’re a homeowner or a renter, you can make changes to your home to improve it’s comfort, reduce energy bills and limit your environmental footprint.   This December we’re shifting our attention to rental properties. Join us as we navigate how to encourage your landlord to upgrade the efficiency…

2022 Community Collaboration – ZEB’s contribution described in the Annual Chair’s Report

2022 Community Collaboration – ZEB’s contribution described in the Annual Chair’s Report

At Zero Emissions Byron (ZEB) this year, our aim has been to ‘Think Globally. Act Locally’. Looking back, after the challenging years of drought – then fires, COVID – then floods, this is how ZEB has ‘acted locally’ in 2022. With the aim of inspiring the community to fast-track emissions reduction activities, this year we’ve…

Homes Adapting to Climate Change
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Homes Adapting to Climate Change

Long before the floods that devastated the Northern Rivers in February and March, ZEB has been promoting and publishing information about improving homes energy efficiency to reduce emissions as an action that directly reduces Byron Shire residents carbon footprints. In addition to reducing emissions, improving the energy efficiency of your home will not only improve…