Built & Natural Environments

Research
30 March 2015

Victorian water and energy companies have been working to improve customer outcomes, according to this report.

Research
27 March 2015

This paper locates subcritical coal-fired power stations in Australia and identified the ones most at risk of stranding due to their carbon intensity and local environmental impacts.

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27 March 2015

New research from Oxford University has named Australia's most polluting coal fired power stations and warns of the risks they pose to the economy and the environment.

Research
26 March 2015

Queensland's population growth has slowed to its lowest rate in 15 years, according to this report.

Research
26 March 2015

Australia has the fastest population growth of major developed countries, and projections show a reduced infrastructure spend per capita, putting huge pressure on major cities.

Research
25 March 2015

This paper argues argue that any failure to pay proper, high-level attention to the current international climate change negotiations raises several risks to Australia's national interest.

Research
17 March 2015

Sydney Harbour is a paradox: one of the most beautiful harbours in the world, yet few other estuaries are as modified and polluted.

Research
16 March 2015

This submission focuses on Australia’s international undertakings under the United Nation’s Framework on Climate Change and the implications for future targets.

Research
16 March 2015

Climate change is increasing the intensity and frequency of heatwaves in Western Australia and driving up the likelihood of very high fire danger weather.

Research
16 March 2015

This report presents data about natural disasters impacts (human and economic) at world scale for the last 20 years.