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Major Breakfast Seminar focus on the Paris Agreement

For the first Major Breakfast Seminar to be held on 16 March and titled ‘The Paris Agreement, renewable’s and buildings’, Shane Esmore, Umow Lai Director and Head of Sustainability, will focus on the Agreement and the implications for the Australian building sector. The Paris Agreement came into force in November 2016, thirty days after the [...]

Green Cities – Creating Community Uplift

Digby Hall, Principal Sustainability Consultant based in Umow Lai’s Sydney office, has received excellent feedback following his presentation at the Green Cities ‘Connect’ conference in Melbourne last month (17-19 March). He is also excited about some of the ideas, innovations and suggestions for providing effective outcomes espoused by leading experts from around the world. “My [...]

New resort aims to be a carbon neutral gateway to the Pilbara

The Landing Resort Development, a new $150 million, 650 room resort in Port Hedland, Western Australia, has high aspirations. It aims to be a carbon neutral precinct as well as a complete wastewater recycling gateway to the Pilbara region. Anthony Marklund, Associate Director of national engineering and sustainability consultancy Umow Lai, and member of the [...]

In pictures: Australia’s first carbon neutral building

The first carbon neutral office building in Australia, Pixel has achieved a perfect 6 Star Green Star score of 105 points, making it the highest possible and highest ever awarded rating from the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA). The building services consultants and sustainability experts, Umow Lai, worked closely with developer, Grocon, to implement [...]

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