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On behalf of Leichhardt Council, SBC performed 26 sustainability assessments for businesses in the Leichhardt LGA

Posted On November 29, 2015

Most people know that energy these days is not as cheap as it used to be. Lately, it has become a significant cost item for most businesses, which adds to the overhead and reduces the profit. Medium to large sized businesses find it easier to afford the services of a sustainability consultancy to help them with managing the rising energy…

SBC congratulates our clients Lismore Council, Brookfarm, Ferrero and Blacktown Workers Club for winning the Green Globe Awards

Posted On October 16, 2015

Sustainable Business Consulting would like to congratulate our clients Lismore Council, Brookfarm, Ferrero and Blacktown Workers Club for winning the Green Globe Awards. The Green Globe Awards are the leading environmental awards in NSW and celebrate environmental excellence, leadership and innovation. Lismore Council won both the Local Government Sustainability AND the Regional Sustainability Award for their outstanding goal of self-generating 100%…

Barbara Albert from Sustainable Business Consulting interviewed by Bite Magazine

Posted On September 15, 2015

Barbara Albert from Sustainable Business Consulting recently got interviewed for an article on energy efficiency and renewable energy for dental practices. The article is featured in the September edition of Australia’s Bite Magazine. Running a dental practice means that money needs to be spent on things like lighting, air conditioning, and dental equipment. But as electricity bills and consumer awareness of…

Barbara Albert from SBC presents at OEH energy efficiency professional services contractor panel briefing day

Posted On September 3, 2015

Barbara Albert, Managing Director of Sustainable Business Consulting, was invited by the OEH to present on the energy efficiency professional services contractor panel briefing day. Barbara Albert spoke about how to best represent the Government and about the proper conduct when dealing with clients of the OEH. She also revealed strategies on how to connect energy users in NSW with the…

Next Energy Management course starts 1 September

Posted On August 13, 2015

SBC will run another of our popular Energy Management courses in Sydney on 1 and 17 September. Are you tasked with sustainability, facility or operational management and need a greater understanding of how to reduce your energy consumption, decrease your spend on electricity, or negotiate better energy deals with your suppliers? Do you want to make sense of the jargon…

SBC appointed to the OEH Energy Efficiency Expert Panel

Posted On August 12, 2015

SBC has been working with the Energy Saver team of the OEH since 2012. We are proud to announce that recently, SBC has been officially appointed to the Energy Efficiency Expert Panel. SBC staff attended the briefing day this morning and we are looking forward to continuing the great partnership we have with the NSW Government.  

SBC/OEH Energy management training featured in NSWBC magazine

Posted On June 19, 2015

The latest edition of the New South Wales Business Chamber magazine features an article (page 42) about how the Whiddon Group benefitted from undertaking our Energy Management training. To enjoy similar benefits, attend our next training, which starts on 14 July 2015. Investing some time to learn the basics around energy management is often the first step towards unlocking real…

SBC runs Climate Change Risk and Adaptation Workshop in Newcastle

Posted On June 11, 2015

Barbara Albert from Sustainable Business Consulting conducted a workshop in Newcastle on risks and opportunities of climate change on behalf of the OEH. Only recently, severe floods affected the Central Coast and Hunter regions in NSW. A lot of the participants were sharing their experience of the impacts the severe weather had on their operations. Phone and internet lines were…

Helping Coffs Harbour City Council with becoming 100% renewable

Posted On May 22, 2015

Coffs Harbour City Council has the goal to be 100% renewable by the end of 2030. We are the consultants helping them with reaching this target, as well as achieving several carbon reduction step targets. This week we have been busy downloading and analysing the energy consumption and interval data for Council’s top energy consuming sites. We are preparing for…

Initial carbon footprint report for construction of Sutherland car park submitted

Posted On April 29, 2015

  Sustainable Business Consulting has been engaged by Built to perform the carbon reporting for the construction of the Sutherland commuter car park, which started in August 2014. The client Transport for NSW (TfNSW) mandates that all projects with a value exceeding $10m have to submit a GHG inventory report. In April 2015 we submitted the initial report, which covered…