Global Carbon Count

413.95 ppm

CO2 PPM

06 January 2021

Source: Mauna Loa Observatory, Hawaii     More information

39%
Global Building Industry Contribution
00%
00
Above safe
level (350ppm)

About us & Membership

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The New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) is a non-profit membership organisation that promotes better buildings, because better buildings mean healthier, happier people.

The green building movement is growing. Thousands of better buildings are being constructed, backed by billions of dollars, providing healthier and happier workplaces and homes for thousands of Kiwis.

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2020 Photo Competition winners

A huge thank you to everyone who got involved and entered this year's photo competition - check out the winning images

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Government green building news to round off the year


The government has promoised to become carbon-neutral by 2025, and will require NABERSNZ certification on public sector buildings.


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Praise for Christchurch’s latest green church

The post-quake rebuild of St Patrick’s Catholic Church has been awarded a 4 Green Star rating for its eco-smart design

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Our members

Ō mātou tāngata

546

New Zealand wide

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Green building projects

Ngā kaupapa hanganga tiaki taiao

Commercial

Ngā hanganga arumoni

399

50 pipeline

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Homes

Ngā kāinga

2677

25,000 pipeline

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