Finalist in the 2019 Premier’s Sustainability Awards categories for:
- Environmental Justice
Renew, a not-for-profit working in sustainability for over 30 years on projects co-developed with community and partners, has developed an Australian first, best practice model for how the Hepburn Shire can reach a carbon neutral goal in a framework of social and environmental justice within 10 years.
Hepburn Z-NET Emission Transitions is an open-source pathway and a replicable model for a local community to set targets and achieve zero-net emissions in just and equitable ways. It aims to act as an incubator for locally appropriate action.