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Urban renewal - planning for success
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 15 2015

Chris Johnson, CEO of the Urban Taskforce, joins Brendan Bateman to explore the importance of thorough planning to guarantee the success of an urban


Renewable Energy Target for 2020 finally set at nearly twice the current size
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • May 8 2015

Australia's Renewable Energy Target for 2020 will be 33,000 GWhpa, after a deal was hammered out today by the Federal Government and the Opposition


Owners of NSW contaminated or heritage constrained land may be entitled to lower rates and land tax
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 30 2015

Recent Land and Environment Court rulings suggest that landowners of contaminated or heritage constrained land may have been paying higher rates and


Heading for the baseline: Government opens consultation on greenhouse emissions Safeguard Mechanism
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • April 2 2015

The Government has released its long-awaited discussion paper on the proposed Safeguard Mechanism. As the other book-end of Government climate change


First Emissions Reduction Fund auction scheduled for 15 April 2015
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • February 19 2015

Bidders on the first Emissions Reduction Fund auction will have two months to prepare, with the announcement that it will be held from 9:00 am AEST on


The Lima Climate Change Conference: the bumpy road to Paris
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia, Global
  • February 5 2015

Governments are aiming to produce a new international agreement in Paris later this year, defining the next stage of the global effort to reduce


Major leap proposed for NSW planning enforcement powers
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • October 30 2014

NSW will get a new structure for environmental offences and major increases in maximum penalties if the Environmental Planning and Assessment Bill


Acquisition "on just terms": the status of the "just terms override" in NSW land acquisition matters
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • August 7 2014

In compulsory land acquisition matters in NSW, there has been some debate as to whether the Land Acquisition (Just Terms Acquisition) Act 1991 (Just


Australian carbon price finally repealed
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 16 2014

The Australian Senate today passed the bills repealing the Clean Energy Act 2011, the centrepiece of the Australian carbon price scheme that


Australian carbon price repeal fails, for now
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 11 2014

The Australian Senate yesterday rejected the bills repealing the Clean Energy Act 2011, the centrepiece of the Australian carbon price scheme that