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Google, Apple, Facebook race towards 100% renewable energy target

Tech giants are jockeying to be the first to hit a 100% renewable energy goal. Google, which has invested in solar and wind energy for a decade, intends to get there by 2017. Google is the largest corporate buyer of renewable energy, and plans to buy enough wind and solar energy to of
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Separate bins for takeaway coffee cups

As Australia’s love affair with coffee hots up, takeaway coffee cups continually stack up in our landfills, taking 50 years to decompose. Now, a trial run by Closed Loop has seen separate bins for takeaway coffee cups introduced in three buildings in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. “C
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Update >> We have Talent Nation news!

An update on all things Talent Nation. A busy & exciting few months has meant a change of location and a growing team. Keep up to date with us here! We’ve moved. We are excited to announce that our team has moved to a new location in South Melbourne! We have loved our Southbank vi
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#Blog The Journey to Alignment

Our Principal Consultant Maxine Bazeley shares the journey she undertook to align her personal values with her career. Get in touch with Maxine at mbazeley@talentnation.com.au. This time last year I was encouraged to apply for a Fellowship with the Centre for Sustainability Leadership
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NSW sets net-zero carbon emissions goal by 2050 as Australian pollution climbs

NSW, home to Australia’s largest economy, will set a goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050 and allocate $500 million over five years to help spur the transition to renewable energy. The aspirational target comes as new analysis of Australia’s emissions point to nationa
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Million new jobs in prospect by 2040 even as emissions dive, study finds

Cutting carbon emissions in line with the Paris climate goals could generate more than 1 million extra jobs by 2040 as Australia transforms its energy and other sectors provided policy settings are right, a new study has found. The Jobs in a Clean Energy Future report, using modelling
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Sydney world’s top sustainable city but London best overall

London may have strengthened its claim to be the world’s best business centre, but Sydney continues to set the benchmark for sustainability. The UK’s capital city withstood post–Brexit concerns to claim pole position for the second time in a row on Price Waterhouse Coopers’ seve
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Why Sustainable Brands Will Absolutely Dominate by 2035

By: Alison Klein Okay, okay – I know it’s a bold headline but after reading Brand Thinking for our book club meeting, I honestly think it’s true. In Brand Thinking, Debbie Millman collects a series of interviews investigating the art and science of branding. Based on the principles th
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Small Giants’ Danny Almagor: How to Become a 100 Percenter

By Danny Almagor   At Small Giants, the parent company of Dumbo Feather, we’re all about investing our passion and money into projects we believe can make the world better. We’re 100 percenters—or at least that’s our aim! The term “100 percenter” is inspired by Charly and Lisa Kl
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