Green Moves Australia
Green Moves is a small privately-owned sustainability consulting services company based in Melbourne. We work with businesses, government and private clients across Australia providing a range of services that include energy auditing, carbon accounting and general sustainability services.
Our small team of assessors have assisted many clients reduce emissions, and identify practical, cost effective solutions through appropriate, independent advice and guidance.
Green Moves takes a holistic view to sustainability. We are passionate about what we do and are proud to be considered experts in the industry. We walk the talk on sustainability and readily share our knowledge.
“The benefit of speaking from experience and being certified helps us engage clients on the carbon neutral journey.”
Type of certification
How long have you been certified carbon neutral?
Since December 2020.
Why did you choose to go carbon neutral?
Reducing the impact of climate change is the backbone of why we are in business. Being carbon neutral aligns with our values, demonstrates we walk the talk and contributes to the climate solution.
What are the anticipated benefits of your carbon neutral certification?
Being certified carbon neutral demonstrates our values and commitment. It improves our business reputation, differentiates our business, assists with stakeholder engagement, and contributes to winning business.
The benefit of speaking from experience and being certified helps us engage clients on the carbon neutral journey.
What offset projects do you support?
A biodiversity project in Australia.
Why did you choose this project?
Projects we support preference reforestation and clean energy programs in line with our core values and sustainability focus.
Apart from the offsets provided, the Yarra Yarra biodiversity program also supports Australian regional communities, generates employment, and creates wildlife habitats through the reintroduction of plants which combats desertification.
How can the community support you?
We encourage the community as a whole to look at how they could be part of the climate solution in their own way. If we can help with that journey all the better.
What else are you doing to reduce emissions?
Investigation into ways to eliminate our fuel emissions as transport is now our primary emissions source.
Working with clients to share the knowledge and assist them to reduce their impact.
What has been the impact of your action?
Being certified carbon neutral enables us to share the learnings and encourage others to do the same. It also facilitates a different lens to view a business.
Our aim is to be carbon positive. We have reduced our emissions by 50% prior to becoming certified and look forward to seeing what we can achieve by the next certification.
What advice would you give to a business considering certification?
Be prepared for the journey. Understand the time and costs involved as it is a commitment. We have found significant value in understanding our emissions better and it has helped provide focus for our next steps.
It made us very proud to be contributing to the climate solution in an accurate and credible manner.