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Driving innovation and expanding markets for recycled products
06 October 2021
On behalf of the Victorian Government, Sustainability Victoria is awarding more than $2.1 million to 10 research institution and industry partner projects.
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Hockey field showcases the potential of recycled materials
06 September 2021
An internationally accredited hockey field in Melbourne’s City of Darebin has undertaken a significant restoration and upgrade, as a recipient of our Sustainable Infrastructure Fund.
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Reduction of packaging waste grants announced
25 August 2021
Grants of up to $50,000 are available for organisations to pursue packaging waste reduction and recovery opportunities.
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Expanding our regional recycling and reuse capacity
20 August 2021
The Victorian and Australian Governments announced $3 million for a new infrastructure project that will allow GT Recycling to reprocess an additional 8,000 tonnes of plastic per year.
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Funding awarded to accelerate circular economy projects
15 July 2021
$6.3 million in grants has been awarded to 23 projects as we speed up Victoria’s transition to a circular economy.
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$4 million for local projects tackling waste at the grassroots
15 July 2021
More than $4 million in grants has been awarded to 50 innovative projects that will be led by community organisations and local councils across Victoria.
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New funding for community organisations to reduce costs and greenhouse gas emissions
08 July 2021
Over the next 2 years the 3.1 million Community Climate Change and Energy Action Program will deliver grant funds to approximately 100 Victorian community organisations.
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New regional Community Power Hubs announced
08 July 2021
Seven new hubs for community owned renewable energy will be established around Victoria under the next stage of our Community Power Hubs program.
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Positive impacts of a whole-of-home approach on energy performance
06 July 2021
A whole-of-home approach to energy efficiency considers the performance of appliances and their impact on overall energy use, greenhouse gas emissions, and cost.