The Australian Government’s Climate Active Certification

Launched today, the Australian Government’s National Carbon Offset Standard has been renamed to the Climate Active Carbon Neutral Program. Trellis Technologies has two of its team registered as Technical Consultants under the Climate Active program. Trellis has supported many organisations, large and small, to achieve Carbon Neutral certification under this program. Our latest Climate Active…

Adelaide Festival 2020 Goes Carbon Neutral

Trellis Technologies has underpinned the Adelaide Festival’s 2020 carbon neutral certification under the National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS), integrating and and interpreting a range of complex data and information to meet stringent NCOS requirements. The Adelaide Festival’s sustainability page explains that: “We are committed to reducing our impact on the environment and we are proud to become…

UK environmental reporting guidelines

From 01 April, approximately 11,000 of the UK’s largest companies will be required to report their global energy usage in financial reporting under the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations. The UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) states: This guidance includes changes which take effect from 1 April 2019. These…

Carbon Offsets: Corporate Citizenship or Cop Out?

In the policy vacuum of carbon policy that is Australia in 2017, increasingly businesses are looking to reduce their environmental impact without waiting for Federal Government leadership on this issue. Going carbon neutral is a popular choice, whereby a business calculates the emissions associated with its operations, reduces these where possible and then purchases carbon…

University of South Australia enters a new era of data management with Trellis

Capturing, managing and analysing data across multiple campuses and locations is no small task – particularly if you’re relying on key personnel and spreadsheets. By implementing sustainability management software, Trellis, The University of South Australia is transforming its sustainability journey, saving thousands of dollars each year on internal administration alone. Based in South Australia, Uni…