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New funding to increase Victoria’s recycling capacity and capability
25 March 2021
New funding will support Victoria’s transition to a circular economy by partnering with organisations to deliver new and upgraded recycling infrastructure and increase Victoria’s capacity and capability to recover high quality materials.
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Bonuses available for small businesses who switch to energy-efficient equipment
07 March 2021
A new program will deliver $5 million in bonuses to small businesses across Victoria for equipment upgrades.
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New funding to help communities change to renewable energy
01 March 2021
The Community Power Hubs program will fund organisations to implement local renewable energy projects.
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New funding to create innovative products and expand markets for recycled materials
22 February 2021
Research institutes can apply to receive a grant for innovative research that supports Victoria’s transition to a circular economy.
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Upgrading Victoria's infrastructure to recycle more plastic and glass
18 January 2021
Victoria is upgrading recycling infrastructure and facilities across the state to recycle more plastic and glass.
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Infrastructure investments to recycle Victoria's hazardous waste
09 January 2021
Victorian Government invests $1.3 million to improve the recycling of hazardous waste (solvents).
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New funding to inspire low-waste communities
08 January 2021
New funding will encourage the development of local solutions for waste avoidance, repair and reuse.
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Winners announced for Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2020
16 December 2020
The online ceremony celebrated those leading sustainable innovation and practices in Victoria.
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Announcing the finalists for the Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2020
24 November 2020
We are delighted to announce and congratulate 28 finalists for this year’s Premier’s Sustainability Awards.