The cities of Banyule, Moreland and Yarra have had changes to their planning frameworks to encourage environmentally sustainable development in new buildings, officially gazetted.
The City of Melbourne has helped two iconic buildings in the CBD install solar.
Hume City Council has some great infographics on what it's been doing in its Lighting the Way project, including a summary, a photomontage and a table capturing all the changes.
NAGA and the Eastern Alliance for Greenhouse Action (EAGA) have been working together on a business case on financial models for councils supporting residential solar.
The business case considers rates based programs, commercial providers and state government loans.
Hobson Bay City Council has become one of the first Victorian councils outside the City of Melbourne to offer environmental upgrade agreements to help businesses improve their energy efficiency.
A new project on the Mornington Peninsula will test the effectiveness of automatic demand managementin easing peak time pressures.
The Victorian Government is seeking input from the public on its draft climate change adaptation plan.
Submissions are open until 23 September.