Byron Shire Sustainability

Nov 122015
 
Transition Byron Shire

Transition Towns are local communities building resilience in response to peak oil, CSG & climate change. Our aim is to provide an open network for everyone interested in living sustainability throughout the Northern Rivers. Our website provides information, contacts, resources, videos and details of events and meetings that are going on in Byron Shire and the North Coast of NSW. www.transitionbyronshire.org

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Nov 122015
 
Zero Emissions Byron

Background Everyone here who has committed themselves for many years to providing a technical way forward- providing the science, the data the road maps to get us into a honourable and sustainable future knows all to well that the head alone simply isn’t enough. the head of scientific fact needs a heart of community and business engagement and it needs the collective will from community, business and government leadership. In Australia, Byron Shire has undertaken to try and unite the head of need with the heart of want with the will of action. Byron Shire has acknowledged this and has committed itself to pursuing the goal to become Australia’s first zero net community-within 10 years. Using the roadmaps developed by Zero Carbon Australia, Byron shall undertake, alongside partner Beyond Zero Emissions to develop a local roadmap to transform its footprints in the areas of Energy, Waste, Transport, Land Use and

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