Turning plastic into fuel
With China no longer accepting Australian waste, an innovative home-grown solution is planned to turn plastic and used tyres into fuel.
Nuclear power versus renewables
Is nuclear energy the right technology for the transitioning Australian energy market?
Meat substitutes and alternatives might play a positive role but they aren't going to save the planet.
Greening up the health sector
Work is under way on how to best teach our future health workforce about environmental sustainability and its impacts.
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
Why old-school climate denial has had its day
Ten years ago, politicians would routinely voice disdain for climate science. Now, while the policy debate remains fierce, the battleground has shifted to economics and jobs.
The silent threat to pedestrians
The growing popularity of electric cars presents an increasing risk to the visually impaired.
Pacific Islands thinking SMART
ClimateWorks Australia has developed a tool to help Pacific Island countries design pathways for the future through sustainable, climate-resilient, net-zero-emissions development.
New power and a world of panes
Technologies being developed using one of the planet's most abundant materials will be a game-changer in solar energy.
Reality check: EdTech is killing the planet
Despite our reliance on digital technologies in the classroom, there are too few natural resources to produce and sustain them at the levels we expect.
Committed to a sustainable future
Monash is playing a leading role in the push to meet the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.
Monash drives sustainable development initiatives
From energy storage solutions and smart urban planning, to ensuring a steady food supply in a world of climate change, Monash researchers and industry experts offer insights.
Waste not, want not
We love our food, but waste an extraordinary amount of it. Now, research is looking at how repurposing this waste food biomass can be turned into profit.
Dragging the chain on SDGs progress
A new report reveals Australia is lagging behind most wealthy nations in working towards the globally agreed goals.
What will Antarctica look like in 2070?
Will the icy wilderness we know today survive, or will it succumb to climate change and human pressure? Our choices over the coming decade will seal its fate.
Sustainability and ethical production are becoming central to fashion design and manufacturing.
Survival of the flimsiest
Despite the Coalition coming off second-best for the 30th consecutive Newspoll, PM Malcolm Turnbull is unlikely to face a leadership challenge.
Getting smart about gas
Seventy per cent of Australia's projected gas shortfall can be recovered through simply improving energy efficiency and sensibly using gas alternatives.
Baffled by baseload? Dumbfounded by dispatchables?
The term “energy crisis” is bandied around quite loosely with some confusion around whether the crisis is about prices or security of supply.
The difficulty in forecasting volcanic eruptions
What is it that makes volcanoes erupt and why it is so difficult for us to understand their violent nature?
Head of National Programs, ClimateWorks
Professor, Faculty of Education
Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment
Director, Emerging Technologies Research Lab, and Professor, Design
Professor, Chemical Engineering
Senior Lecturer, Resources Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Adjunct Professor in Biotechnology
Adjunct lecturer, Nutrition Dietetics & Food
Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery
Lecturer, Sustainable Development Education
Senior Lecturer, Rural Health
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, Monash University Accident Research Centre
Research Fellow, Monash University Accident Research Centre
Project Officer – International Program, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
International Projects Officer, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Director of Monash Energy and Materials Systems Institute
Professor, School of Chemistry
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering
Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI) and ClimateWorks Australia, Monash University
Research Program Manager, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Senior lecturer, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Faculty of IT and Director of Monash Grid Innovation Hub