China partnership on Clean Energy

Environmental Futures Research Institute
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  Clean energy and a sustainable environment have been the top priorities of the Chinese government economic development policy and after more than a decade of heavy investment and consistent effort, China has now become one of the leading nations in these research fields. In a significant development in Griffith University’s efforts to expand international […]

End of Australian snow in sight

Features
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 Researchers have found Australian skiers may need to head overseas in search of higher ground thanks to global warming.   Griffith’s Associate Professor Catherine Pickering has researched the effects of declining snow cover and hotter summers on the Australian Alps.   Snow cover is already declining in Australia’s alpine regions, and the trend is expected […]

More jobs for environmental health officers

News articles
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Finding rancid prawns and twelve week old cheese in restaurant fridges is all in a day’s work for Courtney King, but luckily she says she has a cast iron stomach. Finding rancid prawns and twelve week old cheese in restaurant fridges is all in a day’s work for Courtney King, but luckily she says she […]

Green power through individual action

News articles
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Griffith University’s Dr Sally Russell is leading the charge for Australians to embrace simple sustainable practices in everyday life. With World Environment Day just around the corner, Dr Russell believes it’s the perfect opportunity to give attention to the role individuals can play in contributing to a “green economy”. To do this successfully she admits […]