Online videos


Introduction to HomeFit
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HomeFit is a no-nonsense, straightforward way to check if a home is warm, safe and dry, and it works in two easy ways. Find out more in this video.

How Australia became a magnet for sustainable investor capital
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Carlos Flores, The National Program Manager talks about the NABERS scheme, how it has come to achieve such a transformation in the Australian market and how New Zealand is in a good position to follow suit.

Homestar case study: The Super Reno
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‘The Super Reno’ is Auckland’s first stand-alone 10 Homestar rated house, and the nation’s very first 10 Homestar Renovation.

Designing weather resilience: Good practice stormwater management
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We have invited Thomas Shenton and Andrea Jarvis from Holmes Consulting Group to share their knowledge on good stromwater design practice and how to achieve them in Green Star and Homestar,

Homestar case study: Daisy - NZ’s first Homestar 10 Apartment Building
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Find out what influenced the design decisions of this Auckland Apartment Building and what features it has to make it a warmer, drier home.

Homestar case study: 15 Dove Grove - First 9 Homestar in NZ
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This webinar will discuss the benefits and challenges of achieving the 9 Homestar rating, with particular insight to specific credits.

A case for sustainable healthcare
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The case for sustainable healthcare is a brand new report released in late September 2018. It examines the huge benefits that greening New Zealand’s healthcare buildings will bring to Kiwis.

Blower Door testing
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This video by Alexander & Co demonstrates how blower door testing is done and how it has been adopted in New Zealand.

Introduction to Building Life Cycle Assessment Made Quick (LCA Quick)
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This video, presented by Brian Berg & Dave Dowdell, BRANZ, covers what building LCA is, the research BRANZ and industry partners have done to make LCA easier for industry and building designers, and finally a description of how LCA has been applied (by non-experts) on a Wellington commercial building.

Advancing Net Zero - What it means for New Zealand?
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Sam Archer explains in this video New Zealand's approach to Advancing Net Zero and what it means to our built environment.

Hutt City Council Ground Thermal Piles for Ground Source Heating & Cooling
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Tony Sanderson, Principal - Mechanical Engineer from Stephenson & Turner is discussing his work on the recently refurbished Hutt City Council building.

Green Star - Design & As Built: The next step in green buildings
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NZGBC intends to adopt the Green Star Design & As-Built tool from Australia. Find out more about the changes that the Green Building Council of Australia are proposing to make to Green Star.

Introduction to Green Star Performance
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The Green Star - Performance rating tool allows building owners to measure and continually improve upon their buildings' operational impacts. Find out how in this video.

Designing Out Construction Waste
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John Jamison from Inside Out presents the outcomes and experience gained from the Designing Out Construction Waste study (DoW)