December 2023. City of Adelaide in partnership with Home Efficiency Australia is offering a new, free home health check online, that unlocks great discounts on appliances, insulation and more.
September 2023. A short video of a wok cooking demonstration in the Adelaide Central Markets, our local foodie paradise!
November 2023. Partners help answer the call for two million new workers working in the Australian clean economy.
October 2023. These Partners have made meaningful positive change by measuring and reducing their environmental footprint.
June 2023. These sessions were produced by around 20 South Australian Councils, for a comprehensive guide to different aspects of sustainability at home.
May 2023. Hear Adelaide locals explaining how electric homes or business with solar can also run electric cars and drive our way to a low-carbon future.
December 2022. Watch a talk on local talk climate change basics, what is it, what's the science, and how can we combat it. By Dr Stephen Berry.
November 2022. A group of strata management committee members gathered in Adelaide to discuss their opportunities and challenges for whole of building upgrades including shared solar and electric vehicle charging.
December 2022 Residents in a CBD apartment complex have one of the earliest residential installations of SolShare in the world.
July 2022. GOGO Events have been recognised in Best for the World scores for 2022.
July 2022. Adelaide joined a network of global volunteers to compile and launch the Carbon Almanac.
July 2022. Innovative community solar funding organisation CORENA have updated their successful perpetual funding model, to position for future growth. Guest post by CORENA.
May, 2022. Carbon Neutral Adelaide partners and guests gathered to hear from leading businesses Telstra and Discovery Parks about tackling the environmental footprint of their substantial operations.
March 2022. City of Adelaide is undertaking consultation towards actions to support the Carbon Neutral Strategy.
November 2021. The first ‘SolShare’ technology in the CBD enables power generated from a rooftop solar system to be shared between multiple dwellings within the same building.
November 2021. ZERO Automotive has created an Australian-built, solar chargeable, underground-ready, battery electric light vehicle that won the low carbon transport category at the third biennial Carbon Neutral Adelaide awards.
November 2021. Two organisations received honours for their contribution to the circular and low carbon economy in Adelaide at the Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards.
November 2021. Uniting Communities demonstrate how a large organisation can embed sustainability through their values, building development and service provision.
November 2021. Urban Ecology have been recognised as winners of the Community Leadership Awards, and named the new 2021 Carbon Neutral Adelaide Ambassador, celebrating the Christie Walk development.
November 2021. GPA Engineering and IO Energy were joint winners in the 2021 Biennial Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards for their innovative offering towards a low carbon economy.
October 2021. See the nominees for the Carbon Neutral Adelaide Award, who are progressing our city towards a low carbon future.
August 2021. Carbon Neutral Adelaide Ambassador Uniting Communities announces its intention to become a net zero carbon organisation by 2035.
July 2021 SUHO explain air-tightness testing at Lot Fourteen precinct, towards achieving 6-Green Star credentials including some great photos.
July 2021 The second of a two-part series on the energy efficiency and solar power features of the Majestic M Suites hotel, North Adelaide.
July 2021 The first of a two-part series on the energy efficiency and solar power features of the Majestic M Suites hotel, North Adelaide.
April 2021. Read how electric vehicle use is going mainstream for fleet cars, reaping rewards for both architects and police administration.
April 2021. As the year progresses, our Partner group continue to kick goals and stretch what’s possible for a low carbon future. Hear from Trellis, Tandem and Sustainable Business Consultants.
February 2021. Learn how at Christie Walk, 91% of the community’s energy needs is generated on site, and the annual carbon emissions are an incredibly low 1 tonne per resident.
February 2021. City of Adelaide and Fuller Brand Communications achieve certified carbon neutrality with Climate Active, Adelaide Festival named a program ambassador.
October 2020. Two new videos explain the Adelaide Festival's carbon neutral approach, and the impact it has on staff and visiting artists.
October 2020. Discover a suite of resources for running sustainable events in City of Adelaide. These include waste management templates, checklists, free posters and more.
September 2020. This session explored how customers can seek assurance on carbon offsetting, including background on the relevant national and international accreditation schemes.
August 2020. This session explored new possibilities for solar power for Adelaide apartments and multi-storey commercial buildings, where strata, landlords and tenants can share benefits. Includes case studies and connections information.
August 2020. A webinar for retail and hospitality businesses, to provide tips and support for tackling electricity costs. Includes information on time-of-use charges for South Australia, and how to take advantage of them.
August 2020. The Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partners Program is providing practical advice for small business, apartment owners, and property owners and managers
August 2020. "Fight for Planet A", a new three-part documentary provides a range of pathways for community emissions reductions.
June 2020. See how the roof of an old Adelaide shoe-factory is helping a group of locals with a sharing-economy mindset achieve collective benefits, reducing greenhouse gas emissions by up to 42 tonnes each year.
June 2020. Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partner, SolarQuotes, have released a series of educational videos called "Solar for Dummies".
May 2020. Damon Gameau made the film '2040', a vision of the world that has tackled climate change and he spoke to the City of Adelaide on the Adelaide Living Podcast series.
May 2020. Updated privacy terms and e-news administration, May 2020.
April 2020. With take away now being the only mode of ‘dining out’, recycling at home should be top of mind so we can avoid sending waste to landfill. Our friends at Green Industries SA have pulled together some tips to help deal with takeaway packaging.
February 2020. The City of Adelaide’s operations will be powered by 100 per cent renewable electricity as part of a power purchase deal from 1 July 2020.
January 2020. A number of Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partners are listed as registered consultants to assist with the carbon neutrality process for Climate Active certification.
January 2020. Carbon Neutral Adelaide was launched in November 2015 and since then we’ve been working towards our shared ambition to make the City of Adelaide carbon neutral.
November 2020. The University of Adelaide is saving 597 tonnes of carbon emissions every year.
December 2019. The Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards celebrated the contributions by Partners and individuals to our shared aspiration for the City of Adelaide to become a carbon neutral city.
November 2019. At the 2019 Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards, Enerven were recognised as Partner of the Year and also winner of the Low Carbon Economy category.
November 2019. Downer EDI Works named winners in the 2019 Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards Applied Innovation category.
November 2019. dsquared Consulting named as a Carbon Neutral Ambassador 2019 in recognition of their small business leadership.
November 2019. Sustainability House (SUHO) recognised for Leadership and Influence, for a 10-star home.
November 2019. Jamie and Nick's documentary Treading Lighting follows their journey to a low carbon lifestyle.
October 2019. Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partners and guests took part in a Forum on 21 October 2019 to explore electric vehicles for fleets, as a pathway towards a low carbon business.
August 2019. Carbon Neutral Ambassador, Uniting Communities, opened the doors to its brand new U City building to the public in the heart of the CBD on 6 August.
July 2019. Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partners and guests took part in a Forum on 5 July 2019 to explore pathways towards a low carbon business.
March 2019. A significant new carbon offset project is helping to create critical habitat in South Australia for internationally important migratory shorebirds and other threatened wildlife.
March 2019. The Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partner Program is a broad and active leadership community that is innovating, advocating, collaborating and commercialising Adelaide’s transition to carbon neutrality.
November 2017. The Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards recognised the roles of all City users to reduce carbon emissions in the City of Adelaide and acknowledged leadership and accomplishment.
The City of Adelaide has installed three solar-powered ‘smart bins’ in Hindley Street to help keep the street cleaner and more attractive by using innovative waste technology.
December 2017. The growth and success of the Carbon Neutral Adelaide partnership programme shows that South Australians are at the forefront of the global shift to a low-carbon economy.
December 2017. Adelaide property developer John Culshaw, owner of Angas Securities House, Eureka EUF and the City of Adelaide have entered into the first Building Upgrade Agreement in the City of Adelaide.
November 2017. In a bid to reduce carbon emissions and electricity costs, the City of Adelaide will be rolling out the installation of solar photovoltaic on some of its largest electricity consuming sites.
November 2017. Imagine if a pill existed that could deal with issues relating to global warming, and also save us health dollars? In many ways, Carbon Neutral Adelaide is this “magic pill”.
November 2017. A new demonstration project of seedlings and mature trees has been officially opened in the CBD to better understand carbon offsets.
October 2017. A smart energy storage system has been switched on at the first of a series of public institutions seeking to reduce energy bills in South Australia.
September 2017. Carbon Neutral Adelaide are excited to sponsor OzHarvest’s Great Food Rescue Race on 3 November!
September 2017. The Carbon Neutral Adelaide Awards celebrate the contributions by Carbon Neutral Adelaide Partners, individuals and households to the community’s shared aspiration of Adelaide becoming the world’s first carbon neutral city.
Australia’s most innovative green homes will be open to the public on Sustainable House Day on Sunday, September 17.
An interactive digital display has opened in the Adelaide Central Markets as a fun way to learn how you can reduce food waste.
Forty organisations have joined the State Government and City of Adelaide in their shared aspiration for Adelaide to become the world’s first carbon neutral city.
July 2017. Lots of cafés are offering BYO cup discounts - find out where you can save more than just the environment.
May 2017. The University of Adelaide is leading the way as the first major institution to commit to Carbon Neutral Adelaide’s partnership program.
June 2016. The City of Adelaide is partnering with CBD cafes to pilot incentives to reduce the amount of waste generated by disposable coffee cups.
May 2017. Uniting Communities are the first charity and SA organisation to go carbon neutral, reducing their carbon emissions by 30% since 2010.
May 2017.The new Adelaide Botanic High School opening in 2019 will contribute to Carbon Neutral Adelaide by promoting green, active travel.
November 2016. Innovative ideas to help cut carbon emissions in the Adelaide to Zero Carbon Neutral Challenge!
March 2017. The Share Economy Challenge is looking for new ideas to build a collaborative economy - creating value from wasted assets and resources in SA!
South Australian large businesses are being supported to become more energy efficient under the Energy Efficiency Program.
February 2017. SA Housing Trust homes are having solar panels installed to reduce electricity bills for tenants and increase the use of renewable energy.
An extension to Adelaide’s tram network will improve public transport access to the city.
Building upgrade scheme to help Adelaide's commercial buildings become more energy efficient.
A home hybrid electric car charging station is just one of the energy efficient ideas supported by the Sustainability Incentives Scheme.
Sustainability Incentives Scheme supports home solar panels and battery storage.
The Sustainability Incentives Scheme is supporting the community to contribute to a Carbon Neutral Adelaide.
The SA environment department plays its part in making Adelaide carbon neutral with environmentally sustainable design of new CBD office.
Global company Cisco is playing its part by piloting smart city technologies in Adelaide.
Di Fava Group’s solar installation is a win-win financially and for Carbon Neutral Adelaide.
Property investors JLL contribute to Carbon Neutral Adelaide by improving the sustainability credentials of their asset.
World Solar Challenge 2017 will be a showcase of solar power and electric vehicle technologies and innovation.
Reduced costs of solar power mean City residents can help make Adelaide carbon neutral.
Duc Mai Lawyers have reduced their office’s carbon emissions with a LED lighting upgrade supported by a rebate from the Sustainability Incentives Scheme.
Solar saves money and changes thinking for City residents Greg and Marjon Martin.
Global event Climathon 2016 generates new ideas to make Adelaide carbon neutral.
Siemens and Carbon Neutral Adelaide are working together to find innovative solutions to reduce city emissions. So far we’ve looked at the economic and environmental benefits of over 70 building, transport and energy technologies.