Climate Tech News

Australian Red Cross announces partnership with local start-up Climasens to scale climate intelligence platform through the Humanitech Lab

NSW declares first renewable energy zone with offshore wind in plan to replace coal

Carbon management startup tackling ‘scope 3’ emissions for business raises $3 million

Albanese government looking at laws to force big business to disclose climate efforts

Global renewable capacity growth set to double over next five years, says IEA

Half of Australia’s biggest companies have net-zero emissions plans, but climate action may come too late


UN Environment: Investments in ‘Nature-Based’ Climate Solutions Must Double by 2025

Is Australia worthy of hosting a COP summit in 2026?

Why climate tech startups need a new carbon-reporting framework

TPG-Backed Carbon Markets Platform Rubicon Raising $1 Billion

Mars Wrigley chocolate bars to be packed in recyclable, reusable or compostable material by 2025

Quarter of VC funding goes to climate tech

Coalition-era $1bn fund rebadged to support clean energy tech

Start-up Forkful secures funding to tackle hospitality industry’s food waste problem

2022 Australian State of the Climate Report

Prestigious Prime Minister's 2022 Prize for Innovation awarded to CSIRO's PhotonAssay™ technology

Australia’s National Electricity Market ‘needs 46GW/640GWh of dispatchable energy storage by 2050’

Can Big Tech’s layoffs help mitigate climate change?

Health in a world of extreme heat

UN launches challenge for cities to harness the power of nature for cooling

Amazon commits $53 million to fast-track innovations by female climate tech entrepreneurs

Clean energy has a tipping point, and 87 countries have reached it

IKEA Foundation to Deploy $600 Million in Climate Funding

Australia risks being a ‘state sponsoring greenwashing’ if it relies on carbon offsets, expert warns

Tech start-ups aim to reshape the economy through net zero

Climate Tech Startup Helps Disaster Recovery With Mobile Renewable Energy Grid

How Country Road is tackling climate change

Renewable energy records tumble around the country as rooftop solar power soars

Zero-emission zones to be created across Sydney, including at Blackwattle Bay, Central

Everledger partners with Ford on pilot project to improve battery recycling

Australia’s corporate regulator issues first fine for greenwashing

Singapore-Australia Green Economy Agreement: Propelling Our Sustainable Future

AGL announces it will close Loy Yang A power station in Victoria's Latrobe Valley up to 10 years sooner than planned

Vultures Prevent Tens of Millions of Metric Tons of Carbon Emissions Each Year

Electric Airliner a Step Closer as Heart Unveils 30-Seat Model

Patagonia founder just donated the entire company, worth $3 billion, to fight climate change

What are green jobs? How do I train for a career in clean energy?

Climate tech is a hot investment in 2022 — next five years could be even hotter

Solar payback times narrow as electricity prices rise

Would you eat meat and milk made in a lab? The Australian companies turning science-fiction into reality

New vehicle sales in August highest in five years, EVs jump

Skalata Ventures backs climate tech startup NetNada to help SMEs become carbon neutral

California to Ban the Sale of New Gasoline Cars

Queensland doubles down on Net-Zero with Low Carbon Accelerator

Will Climate Tech Save Us?

Solar briefly overtakes coal in Australia as number one source of power nationally

Impact Investing: what’s all the fuss about?

BlackRock to spend $1b on batteries in Australia as coal closures loom

How climate change is reshaping Australia’s native food industry

E-Bikes a ‘Faster and Fairer’ Emissions Solution than Electric Cars

Tesla's big battery started with an Elon Musk Twitter exchange – but behind the scenes, it wasn't that simple

Revealed: How Mike Cannon-Brookes is spending his $1.5b green fund

Experts say the net zero concept is often used to delay taking action against emissions

Clean-Tech Stocks Surge on Sinema’s Support for Climate Bill

IETA Releases Guidelines on Blockchain Use in Carbon Markets

Tanya Plibersek says she will block Clive Palmer’s proposed coal mine near Great Barrier Reef

The Roadmap of Building the Uber of Climate Tech

Albanese government passes climate bill through the lower house

Bright sparks fly

Seagrass Restoration Project Aims To Help Tackle Climate Change

Blue Heart: how the Maroochy River catchment could be part of the solution to climate change

A ‘nation of innovation’ can tackle climate change

Celebrating new ways of reducing CO2 - the art of cutting carbon

Google, Singapore’s MAS Launch Climate Fintech Incubator Program

Seven megatrends that will shape the next 20 years

What’s really behind the failure of green capitalism?

On how the built environment sector is about to be disrupted – $2 trillion a year for climate startups

'Hot and stressed' grapes: Start-up helps winemakers survive climate change with AI and satellite tech

World Fund joins $128M bet that quantum can deliver climate breakthroughs

Climate Tech Funding Is Showing Signs of Resisting Market Turmoil, But It’s Complicated

Biden unveils $2.3bn plan to fight climate change

€2 billion underground ‘water battery’ turns on in Switzerland

Early-stage climate tech offers a bright spot amid the gloom

Plant-based meat by far the best climate investment, report finds

Canberra will ban new petrol cars from 2035 in a bid to squash carbon emissions

Australia 'on track' to generate half its electricity from renewable sources by 2025, report finds

Systemiq secures $70 million to fund early-stage climate tech founders

Breaking from China’s clean energy dominance ‘imperative’, US and Australia say after new climate tech deal

Climate tech gets a $100m shot in the arm

Treasury to model economic impact of climate change after 9-year break

Renewables remain cheapest, but cost reductions on hold

Twiggy-backed accelerator aims to give Indigenous entrepreneurs a dream start

We’ve overexploited the planet, now we need to change if we’re to survive

How much is a mangrove forest worth? In some places, $850,000 per hectare.

Countries set to join carbon markets as the world demands a green economic transition

CSIRO launches virtual Hydrogen Knowledge Centre

Meet the Adelaide fintech startup that’s about to revolutionise how banks issue green home loans

Australia’s $4.2bn climate tech startup sector is booming – Mick Liubinskas reveals the ones to watch

This maggot farm is growing jobs along with animal food

2000 new jobs: The climate tech report every Australian politician needs to read

Meet the Adelaide fintech startup that’s about to revolutionise how banks issue green home loans


What Big Tech can do following SCOTUS’ big climate ruling

The Supreme Court’s EPA Ruling Is Going to Be Very, Very Expensive

How the Supreme Court ruling will gut the EPA's ability to fight the climate crisis

‘Historic decision’: EU to end sale of polluting cars from 2035

Green hydrogen startup raises $1.38 million from crowdfunding

Jolt, Endeavour to install up to 1000 EV charging stations in Sydney

Tech Zero episode 3: the sludge that could save BHP’s carbon footprint