Latest News

Showing 1 - 10 of 80
Prize-winner from Yume Foods at the 2018 Premier's Sustainability Awards

Yume Food wins three Premier’s Sustainability Awards

The Premier’s Recognition Award has been won at the 2018 Victorian Premier’s Sustainability Awards by Yume Food for developing an online marketplace for quality surplus food, reducing waste and landfill impact.

Read news article
Close up of workers installing solar panels on a roof

Regulators join forces to support statewide solar rollout

The rollout of 30,000 new solar power and hot water systems across Victoria is being reinforced to maximise safety for workers and householders.

Read news article
Close up of someone signing a contract

Warning to solar panel retailers on marketing tactics

Solar Victoria and Consumer Affairs Victoria have joined forces to maximise consumer protection as the solar rebate program is rolled out.

Read news article
Logo for Sustainability Victoria with the words, media release

Home battery program to assure consumers about safety of products

A new quality assurance program developed by the Clean Energy Council will provide consumers with independent information on the safety of home battery products.

Read news article
Housing estate

Program participants announced for $2.18 million project to build energy efficient homes

Program participants have today been announced for the $2.18 million Zero Net Carbon Homes pilot program

Read news article
People looking at a piece of paper on a beach

Victoria’s sustainability credentials draw internationally renowned expedition

EarthEcho has come to Victoria to examine the consequences of development and pollution.

Read news article

Applications open for half prices solar rebates

Victorians keen to reduce their power bills can now apply for 50 per cent rebates on solar panel installations.

Read news article
Man wearing hi-vis vest and safety helmet, conferring with a laptop computer while squatting amongst roof-mounted solar panels

Sustainability Victoria announces research project to support end of life solar panels

Sustainability Victoria has outlined a new research project to understand end-of-life management approaches for Photovoltaic (PV) systems through a national product stewardship program.

Read news article
Staff talking at a workshop

Solar Victoria announces new job opportunities in Morwell

Solar Victoria has today announced that 10 new job opportunities, to be located in Morwell, are open for applications.

Read news article
Group of people planting a tree

$3 million Garden Organics Composting Facility opens in Geelong

A $3 million garden organics composting facility will enable the City of Greater Geelong to recover 35,000 tonnes of green organics per year.

Read news article