The Federal Government's Stimulus Package - The Two Minute Summary

The Federal Government have announced $500m for local governments to spend to help the economic recovery after the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is what we…

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Snapshot Webinar Now Online: How Councils and Communities Around Australia Can Use Snapshot to Drive Action

Councils and communities around Australia can now get a free Snapshot of their carbon emissions, thanks to a new website launched by Beyond Zero…

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Evidence Based Climate Action Planning for Australian Local Government

Nearly 100 councils in Australia have completed internationally-recognised community emissions profiles and dozens that have set targets in line with…

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The Other Shoe Will Not Drop: What the 2019 Federal Election Means for Local Government Action on Climate Change

Councils are always open for business on collaborative approaches and funding with other levels of government. So as a sector we'll hope for the best…

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New Council Emissions Reporting System: Free Plain English FAQ Document for Australian Councils

Climate reporting is about to get simpler as ICLEI and CDP have launched their new unified reporting system. Ironbark have developed a plain English…

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Australian Local Government Climate Review: Final Report!

In late 2018, ICLEI Oceania, Beyond Zero Emissions and Ironbark Sustainability launched the Australian Local Government Climate Review 2018, a 34 page…

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Greenhouse Alliances Conference 2019 Snapshot: Sharing a Few Gems

We had the pleasure of attending the Victorian Greenhouse Alliances Conference on Friday 20th July 2019. Presentations and summaries will be sent…

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NSW LED Programs Update and #Fake #News: Smart Controls, Specifications, Prices, Timing, Gifting and Tax!

There’s a fair bit going in NSW in relation to smart lighting. Many councils are starting to get in on the act and are following the gold standard for…

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Smart Lighting Presentation Webinar Now Available!

The Smart lighting Program II Webinar that was presented on the 6th of December 2018 is now available below! This covers all details about the…

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Leading the Smart Lighting Revolution: Smart Lighting Program Mark II Now Open

Ironbark are again joining forces with local government associations to assist councils with upgrading their street lights. Now that many councils…

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Energy Efficient Street Light Number 500,000 Installed in Australia

It's a special moment for councils around Australia with the 500,000th energy efficient street light installed. Light number 500,000 was installed in…

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Turtles, Prince Charles, Disney, Rum and Smart Lighting

On Thursday 15th February 2018 I was in a series of meetings with Bundaberg Regional Council in Queensland as we sought input in the development of…

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