Entries by Elly Pattison

Up to $120,000 funding available for NSW manufacturers

The NSW Government has announced a program to help manufacturers reduce their energy bills. The Manufacturing Efficiency Funding program provides up to $120,000 of matched funding per site for projects that upgrade energy monitoring systems, replace inefficient equipment, install new energy efficient equipment or improve manufacturing processes. Point Advisory’s energy team is well equipped to […]

Businesses lead the way with voluntary carbon offsets

The international carbon market, which includes both compliance and voluntary offsets is currently experiencing significant change as it evolves from the old ‘Kyoto Protocol’ to the new ‘Paris Agreement’. Negotiations around Article 6[1] are ongoing and whilst some progress was made last December in Katowice at COP24, the draft text was scuttled at the last […]

Expanded service offerings – Human rights

Point Advisory is pleased to announce that we are expanding our service offerings in 2019 to include a new business line – human rights. Time to get started on ‘Business and human rights’ With the enactment of Australia’s Modern Slavery Act in late 2018, companies with annual revenue over $100 million will need to make […]