Green Star tightens its LCA credit – here’s what you need to know about v1.2 to gain maximum credit points

The Green Building Council of Australia recently amended its LCA credit to increase improvements in building materials selection. Here, Edge CEO Jonas Bengtsson describes the...

Corporations leading the fight against Climate Change using Science Based Targets

By Wouter Meindertsma and Vincent Hoen, Ecofys More and more companies, including leading Australian multinationals, are actively combatting climate change by committing to set science-based...

ARENA launches method and guidance for undertaking life cycle assessment (LCA) of bioenergy products and projects

Australia is committed to taking strong domestic and international action on climate change. The Government is implementing national policies to reduce emissions and adapt to the...

Surf the green wave or drown? How EPDs are changing B2B sales conversations

What are Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) and how are they changing B2B sales conversations? Jonas Bengtsson, CEO and co-founder of Edge Environment, provides his opinions....

Part II: Reviewing TfNSW’s ‘Sustainable Design Guidelines’ from a life cycle perspective

LCA in transport infrastructure Part II: Edge puts TfNSW’s ‘Sustainable Design Guidelines’ through the life cycle test. You can read Part I here. Transport for NSW (TfNSW) is...

Part I: Be careful what you wish for – the only ‘con’ to life cycle thinking

LCA in transport infrastructure Part I: Life cycle thinking is one of those things – next to democracy, justice and education – that is a...

Infrastructure projects now targeting EPDs

Environmental Product Declarations – verified documents that convey transparent and comparable information about a product’s environmental impact – will now gain credits in rating tools for infrastructure...