The Manymak Energy Efficiency Project has been awarded the Banksia Foundation's Sustainable and Resilient Communities Award 2016. The Centre for Appropriate Technology Ltd led the design and delivery of the community engagement aspect of this important project which saw over 80 Yolngu trained and employed to deliver householder education about energy and water efficiency.
The award recognises the innovation behind the development of the CAT Mobile Phone Hotspot.
Based on a multi year research project the book was launched at the 2016 Broadband in the Bush Forum in Brisbane. Andrew Crouch from CAT led the technical set up and training aspects of the project at three outstations in the NT and is one of the authors.
It is available to read as a e-book here