Sustainable changes deliver new customers

Sustainable changes deliver new customers

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 | Business, Sustainability

Business owners will learn how making small sustainable changes can increase company profits, help attract new customers and reduce their environmental footprint at a Customs House seminar this month. The City of Sydney’s City Thought Leaders: Sustainable Business Practices session … Continued

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Clear out your chemicals and save the environment

Clear out your chemicals and save the environment

Friday, July 7th, 2017 | Sustainability

Sydneysiders are invited to safely dispose of their old car batteries, solvents, pesticides and paints at the City of Sydney’s free household chemical cleanout day. A joint initiative of the City and the NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA), the free … Continued

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Accelerating action on energy efficient buildings

Thursday, May 11th, 2017 | Sustainability

Mid-tier commercial buildings will be the focus of a City of Sydney-sponsored forum encouraging increased energy and water efficiency measures. The Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating (AIRAH) will deliver the Sydney Forum for Mid-Tier Commercial Buildings on … Continued

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$8 million in new street trees to cool Sydney

$8 million in new street trees to cool Sydney

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 | Sustainability

An extra $8 million will be spent over the next 10 years to increase Sydney’s street tree canopy and reduce the damaging heat island effect. The City of Sydney’s draft budget provides an additional $2.8 million to plant 100 more … Continued

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Sydney riders pedal to the moon and back

Sydney riders pedal to the moon and back

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 | Other, Sustainability, Transport

Sydney workers have pedalled an impressive 768,000 kilometres during the City of Sydney’s third annual Sydney Rides Challenge – the equivalent of riding to the moon and back. 4,421 staff from 432 businesses participated in the challenge, which aims to … Continued

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