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Could MCEC’s roof be the key to unlocking a decarbonised energy system in Southbank?

Could MCEC’s roof be the key to unlocking a decarbonised energy system in Southbank?

August 10th, 2022 - Sean Car

A leading expert in renewable energy and advisor to the City of Melbourne’s Power Melbourne program says Southbank could play “an important role” in enabling the next steps in a decarbonised Australian energy system, amid potential plans for an “inner-city solar farm” to be installed on the roof of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC).

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Plans for community battery in Southbank

March 9th, 2022 - Sean Car

Federal Member for our local seat of Macnamara Josh Burns has announced that a victorious Labor Government would provide Southbankers with direct access to renewable energy through the installation of a new community battery.

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Southbank local makes sustainability a priority

February 10th, 2022 - Spencer Fowler Steen

When Sara Riva moved to Southbank, she quickly realised there was something missing.

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Freshwater Place makes a splash with top water rating

December 9th, 2021 - Brendan Rees

A Southbank residential building which achieved an impressive feat of saving more than 26 million litres of water a year has been recognised with a top water rating.

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A sustainable seafood party!

March 6th, 2019 - Southbank News

South Melbourne Market's much loved Mussel & Jazz Festival is helping restore Port Phillip Bay's decimated shellfish reefs.

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A sustainable seafood party!

A sustainable seafood party!

March 6th, 2019 - Southbank News
Green market

Green market

March 8th, 2018 - Sean Car
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