A new industry-led framework provides guidance on information that should be disclosed to provide a true and fair view of the risks associated with climate change.

Reporting on climate change risk: accountants will be needed

Gore at the premiere of An Incovenient Sequel at the 13th Zurich Film Festival on 8 October 2017

Al Gore calls for faster action on climate change

Alleged water theft from the Murray-Darling river system is under investigation.

Water rights, trading and the new water barons

The report by chief scientist Alan Finkel has been praised for being technology agnostic but still encouraging investment in clean energy.

Can Australia keep the lights on this summer?

Growing consumer consciousness around health and wellbeing signals 'blue skies ahead' for Australia's organic industry.

Growing hunger for organics: Can Australia keep up with demand?

Could Homeward Bound, a leadership program that includes a mission to Antarctica, help change the lack of women leaders in the STEM space?

Breaking ice in Antarctica to inspire women leaders in STEM

Falcone now sources as many products as she can from Australia and New Zealand to keep the company's carbon footprint down.

Natural products plug market gap

A red titi monkey surveys its first home in the Amazon rainforest, Peru

A new look at the planet under human pressure

BHP Billiton's Mount Whaleback iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia

Breaking new ground: Why mining is good for innovation

The effects of climate change are having a real economic impact on companies and, of course, investors.

Climate looms large on investment risk radar

The world is getting closer to curbing its demand for energy but at the same time, investment in clean energy is slowing

Is global energy use finally slowing down?

Are we reaching max?

Living in a dematerialised world: The slowing growth of resources

Corinne Proske CPA, head of community finance and development, NAB. Photo: Jarrod Barnes

Could 394,000 microfinance projects change the Australian market?

Which business activities have actually improved the environment?

What business sustainability measures really work?

The Parkroyal Singapore features spectacular vertical greenery to create a garden oasis for guests and visitors

Singapore takes first steps to green hypercities

Power me up

Inside the solar power revolution at Australia’s electricity giants

The biggest contribution a traveller makes to climate change is through air travel

What is the environmental impact of wanderlust?

Two electric cars charging on a street in the center of Paris

COP21: A climate of expectation

Burj Khalifa is the world's tallest building (at the moment).

The world's 10 tallest skyscrapers

The Chunnel connects England with mainland Europe.

9 megaprojects that tried to change the world

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