Monday 12 February 2018
Australians throw out $8 billion of edible food every year. Kooda is a start-up helping households do their bit for the planet (and their wallets) by offering an on-demand composting service.
By Zoe Taylor |
Campus and community; Student News; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Business, management and law | Leave a comment
Tuesday 23 January 2018
Two agribusiness alumna have founded Western Australia’s first edible cricket farm. Are they hopping mad or part of the solution to the world’s food and environmental challenges?
By Zoe Taylor |
Alumni news; Agriculture, environment and sustainability | 1 comment
Thursday 30 November 2017
“I just love how happy it is!” Fashion alumna Kate Hannah designs sustainable clothing that’s also fun and frivolous.
By Zoe Taylor |
Alumni news; Humanities; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
Thursday 9 November 2017
Renewable energy is undoubtedly a good thing, but economists are warning we should move carefully to avoid negative consequences for those already at a socioeconomic disadvantage.
By Karen Green |
Research; Research Featured; Science and technology; Agriculture, environment and sustainability | Leave a comment
Friday 6 October 2017
Professor Kingsley Dixon has been named a John Curtin Distinguished Professor for his valuable research on the conservation of our fragile ecosystem.
By Jarrad Long |
Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability | Leave a comment
Wednesday 13 September 2017
Curtin’s Dr Richard Alorro is collaborating with a South Korean company to research a new method of recovering precious metals hidden in discarded smartphones and other end-of-life consumer products.
By Daniel Jauk |
Research; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering | 4comments
Thursday 31 August 2017
Curtin alumnus James Coghill has created a successful recycling business that aims to help reduce electronic waste and reduce our carbon footprint.
By Nik Malane |
Alumni news; Campus and community; Feature; Science and Engineering
Friday 24 March 2017
Academic and entrepreneur Dr Vanessa Rauland from the Curtin University Sustainable Policy Institute is passionate about helping schools reduce their carbon footprint.
By Kitty Drok |
Campus and community; Feature; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Humanities | Leave a comment
Tuesday 25 – Friday 28 March 2014
This conference brings together academics, government, industry and communities to discuss the challenges facing the countries of the Indian Ocean rim.
By Curtin University |
Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Culture, language and Indigenous
Thursday 1 November 2012
An off-grid, sustainable power supply developed by a Curtin University PhD student is being used to power one of the hottest and most remote locations in Australia. Shaji Mathews from the University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is developing uninterrupted power supplies for remote locations and, in conjunction with Regen Power, has designed and
Read More By Megan Meates |
Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Engineering and mining