MATT da SILVA

Journalism portfolio

 

My news stories, feature articles and opinion pieces have appeared in a range of niche, industry and general interest publications. Refresh the page for a different selection of stories.

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Ethical Investor sets the agenda, facilitates thought-leadership and builds audiences for Australian business and investors in the sustainability arena.

January 2012

Community building from cape to continent

One of Westpac's very passionate corporate-community leaders has a very interesting background. Interview by Matthew da Silva.

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Australian Farm Journal, a Rural Press publication, was the nation's farm business magazine. The final issue was published in June 2012.

February 2012

Cost still an issue, but interest in biochar for soil health grows

This month Matthew da Silva talks with three Australian biochar suppliers, focusing especially on their target markets and the marketing strategies they employ.

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Ethical Investor sets the agenda, facilitates thought-leadership and builds audiences for Australian business and investors in the sustainability arena.

June 2011

Melbourne City Council to broker green retrofits

A three-way financing deal that's based on a US scheme embodies the cost and value of commercial office environmental upgrades in Council's rating system. Story by Matthew da Silva.

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Ethical Investor sets the agenda, facilitates thought-leadership and builds audiences for Australian business and investors in the sustainability arena.

September 2010

Knowledge maketh the man

Having fallen out with the Liberal Party, Guy Pearse is now thinking about converting a broad knowledge of climate science and federal politics into a career with the Greens. Profile by Matthew da Silva.

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The National Times was relaunched in 2009 and features analysis, commentary and opinion from Fairfax Media's established print and online mastheads.

April 2010

Can shoppers save the tuna?

It's your science against mine. At least that's how the tussle over tuna is shaping up in Australia, where canned tuna is worth more than $330 million a year to supermarkets.

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