Environment » Sustainability


Power Melbourne rounds out community workshops in Docklands

September 27th, 2023 - Sean Car

A community battery scheme to bring renewable energy to apartment buildings has finished a series of workshops with local leaders.


Dock 5 unveils electric vehicle charging project

August 30th, 2023 - Sean Car

Residents at Dock 5 can now join the electric vehicle (EV) revolution with confidence following the completion of a state-of-the-art charging project in its building – the first of its kind in Docklands.

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Revolutionary AI-powered farming technology in the heart of Docklands

August 30th, 2023 - Georgie Atkins

GAIA Project Australia is changing the way that we think about farming, with founder and CEO Nadun Hennayaka creating innovative indoor farming solutions that could help eliminate food security problems worldwide.

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Council trial making high-rise composting a reality

March 1st, 2023 - Sean Car

In an Australian-first, the City of Melbourne has introduced its Food Organics and Garden Organics (FOGO) collection service in high-rise buildings through a 12-month pilot program.

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Community battery a first step for renewable energy in Docklands

November 30th, 2022 - Docklands News

The state government has announced a new community battery for Docklands, which will give locals small businesses owners without roof access the chance to benefit from renewable energy.

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Docklands to receive new community battery

November 2nd, 2022 - Sean Car

The state government has announced a new community battery for Docklands, which will be installed at the Library at the Dock as part of the City of Melbourne’s Power Melbourne project.

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Power Melbourne consultation open

September 28th, 2022 - Docklands News

The City of Melbourne is calling on feedback from the local community on potential locations for community batteries in its ambition to transition Melbourne to 100 per cent renewable energy.

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Skyfarm’s potential reimagined with latest partnership

August 31st, 2022 - Kaylah Joelle Baker

Following a partnership between Melbourne Skyfarm and Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), the rooftop car park’s urban farm has successfully harvested and donated 650 kilograms of produce to OzHarvest.

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Docklands Skyfarm revealed

February 3rd, 2022 - Brendan Rees

In a Victorian first, a large section of a 2000sqm rooftop car park in the heart of Docklands has been transformed into a thriving urban farm, with works continuing over the next 12 months on this new rooftop city oasis.

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Victoria Point’s green vision becomes a reality

September 2nd, 2021 - Sean Car

More than 2800 sqm of largely concreted space along the Marvel Stadium concourse will soon be transformed into a public green oasis thanks to a bold initiative by the Victoria Point owners’ corporation.

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