Close Search
 
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES for the COMMON GOOD

Sustainability

Aussie retailers leading the charge on renewable energy

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 2nd February 2021 -  Greenpeace has praised Woolworths, Bunnings and ALDI for their commitment to 100 per cent renewable energy 

New finance sector roadmap outlines vision for a more sustainable future

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 1st December 2020 -  More than 80 financial organisations have contributed to the roadmap      

Calls for greater transparency across the plastics supply chain

Luke Michael, Wednesday, 4th November 2020 -  It is estimated that plastic costs the world more than US$2.2 trillion (A$3.1 trillion) a year in environmental and social damage

ANZ vows to step away from thermal coal

Luke Michael, Wednesday, 4th November 2020 -  The bank’s new carbon policy has received a mixed reaction  

Aussie super funds take strong climate action

Luke Michael, Wednesday, 16th September 2020 -  Researchers say superannuation organisations increasingly recognise the threat to investments posed by climate-related risks

Smarter impact

‘We believe we’re a force for good in the industry’

Philip Bateman, Wednesday, 2nd September 2020 -  Smarter Impact is back. This month, Philip Bateman is talking to Andy McCarthy about why the future is solar. 

Budget supermarket ALDI commits to renewable power

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 1st September 2020 -  The company is the 64th biggest user of electricity in Australia, with more than 550 stores 

Big Melbourne corporates sign up to renewable future

Maggie Coggan, Tuesday, 30th June 2020 -  Melbourne’s deputy lord mayor says renewable energy investments can and should play a big part in the economic recovery from COVID-19

HESTA pledges to be net zero by 2050

Luke Michael, Friday, 26th June 2020 -  The $52 billion industry superannuation fund aims to be a leader in responsible investment 

Why is sustainable fashion important?

Contributor, Thursday, 7th May 2020 -  While independent label Team Timbuktu may be small, their ability to reduce their negative impact and use alternate fabrics and processes proves it's not just the giants of the fashion world who can make a difference.
PB Careers
Get your biweekly dose of news, opinion and analysis to keep you up to date with what’s happening and why it matters for you, sent every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

Got a story to share?

Got a news tip or article idea for Pro Bono News? Or perhaps you would like to write an article and join a growing community of sector leaders sharing their thoughts and analysis with Pro Bono News readers? Get in touch at news@probonoaustralia.com.au or download our contributor guidelines.
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook
×