Biodiversity

Biodiversity

Adelaide is a very biodiverse place. Discover the different types of eco-systems, flora and fauna, threats and how the City of Adelaide protects biodiversity.

Building Upgrade Finance

Building Upgrade Finance

Building Upgrade Finance is a unique finance product that is available in the City of Adelaide to fund environmental and heritage upgrades to existing non-residential buildings. It is provided by private sector finance providers and enabled by the Council.

Carbon Neutral Adelaide

Carbon Neutral Adelaide

The City of Adelaide, its residents and businesses are working together to make the city one of the world’s first carbon neutral cities. Learn how, and how you can join in.

Free energy assessments for small b...

Free energy assessments for small businesses

Get a free energy assessment from the City of Adelaide for your small business and receive up to $5,000 towards upgrades.

Greening our city

Greening our city

Greening the city not only makes it a prettier place, it has practical applications too. Learn how and why the City of Adelaide is actively greening the city.

Reducing council emissions

Reducing council emissions

The City of Adelaide has achieved carbon neutrality through Climate Active. Read about our projects, and see the emissions data.

Renewable electricity

Renewable electricity

The City of Adelaide is taking real and meaningful action on climate change through a 100 per cent renewable electricity power purchase agreement as well as significant solar power systems installed on our own buildings.

Responding to climate change

Responding to climate change

Learn about the short-term and long-term affects of climate change on Adelaide, and how the City of Adelaide pro-actively responds and adapts to it.

Sustainability Incentives Scheme

Sustainability Incentives Scheme

The Sustainability Incentives Scheme supports residents and organisations in the City of Adelaide with sustainable solutions.

Sustainable events

Sustainable events

The City of Adelaide has developed a set of Sustainable Event Guidelines to help event organisers, vendors and suppliers. Learn more and download them here.

Tracking city carbon emissions

Tracking city carbon emissions

Follow the progress of the city of Adelaide as it works towards its goal of becoming one of the world’s first carbon neutral cities.

Water sensitive city

Water sensitive city

The City of Adelaide has a vision to become a Water Sensitive City. Find out how it will achieve this, how it is tracking, and what you can do to help.