Sustainable Development

Build it Back Green

The Build It Back Green (BIBG) initiative aims to leverage disaster recovery efforts so as to maximise sustainability and community resilience outcomes, while reducing longer-­term energy, water and waste (or utility) bills.

Climate Q

ClimateQ: toward a greener Queensland presents the next phase in Queensland’s response to the challenge of climate change. The revised strategy presents investments and policies to ensure Queensland remains at the forefront of the national climate change response.

Engineering Sustainable Solution Program

Introductory Courses on Sustainable Development – with thanks to The Natural Edge Project

Podcasts / Vodcasts

QUT Lecture Series

BEB904 Eco-Innovation (Semester 2, 2010)

Please click on the lecture title to go to the recording of the lecture Prof John Frazer Digital Design Wally Wight (Association for the Study of Peak Oil and Gas (ASPO)) Peak Oil – A Positive Place-Making Tool Mark Thomson (President AGDF) Green Transport Morag Gamble Urban Food Jonathon Dalton Renewable Energy in Buildings Geoff Chia Taking the Red Pill Dr Tony Stapleton (Leighton Contractors Pty Ltd) Selling Sustainability Jonathon Grealy Secrets of a Green Wall

Opportunities for Sustainable Cities

Presentation by Karlson ‘Charlie’ Hargroves, Executive Director of The Natural Edge Project

Books