News

Thursday 7 November 2019

Building Momentum #18 | November 2019

Non-stop action on the Green Star front; use your member rights at this month's AGM; 2019 winning photos.

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Sunday 6 October 2019

Building Momentum #17 | October 2019

Zero Carbon Road Map for Aotearoa's buildings; best World Green Building Week ever; Projects and membership reflect growing call for a better future.

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Thursday 5 September 2019

Building Momentum #16 | September 2019

The stats on building pollution, three great panel discussions, bring on World Green Building Week.

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Tuesday 6 August 2019

Building Momentum #15 | August 2019

Big news for NABERSNZ, World Green Building Week talks to low carbon, the sense of end-of-trip facilities.

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Tuesday 9 July 2019

Building Momentum #14 | July 2019

Emergencies and submissions, Latest project news, Have your say on construction and demolition waste.

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Wednesday 5 June 2019

Building Momentum #13 | June 2019

The budget and the zero-carbon bill, Net zero road show, You told us. Member survey feedback.

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Friday 17 May 2019

Building Momentum #12 | May 2019

Summit round up, carbon standard your feedback please, Design and As Built latest.

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Tuesday 16 April 2019

Building Momentum #11 | April 2019

Gearing up to calculate the carbon, Future Thinkers show their strengths, member stories.

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Tuesday 12 March 2019

Building Momentum #10 | March 2019

Green Property Summit early bird rates still on, new Board appointee, Green Star reaches a milestone.

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Monday 4 March 2019

Building Momentum #9 | February 2019

Better communities, we need your help, update on carbon neutral standards for buildings.

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Tuesday 18 December 2018

Building Momentum #8 | December 2018

What is HomeFit? new Green Star buildings push the bar, winning SNUG designs annouced.

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Tuesday 6 November 2018

Building Momentum #7 | November 2018

Get the story right, massive energy gains for Aurora, we want honest Green Star feedback, showcase your building at Green Property Summit.

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Friday 5 October 2018

Building Momentum #6 | October 2018

What happened in #WGBW2018, report that makes the green case for healthcare buildings in NZ, Beca building wins across Asia-Pacific.

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Friday 31 August 2018

Building Momentum #5 | September 2018

A decade of GSAPs in New Zealand, be part of the action in World Green Building Week, and why Eagles is jumping off a building.

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Tuesday 7 August 2018

Building Momentum #4 | August 2018

Diversity high on the agenda, three top asks, members make green building finals.

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Thursday 28 June 2018

Building Momentum #3 | July 2018

Poi, the Prime Minister, and a challenge worth fighting for.

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Tuesday 5 June 2018

Building Momentum #2 | June 2018

Golden opportunity to make our homes better | hidden building pollution exposed | Housing Summit 2018 and more.

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Friday 27 April 2018

Building Momentum #1 | May 2018

Meeting the ministers | Housing Summit 2018 on June 20 | feeding back on the member survey.

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Thursday 29 March 2018

Member News March 2018

Next gen Green Star - consultation is now open; ratings vs home value; reporting from Melbourne Green Cities

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Wednesday 7 March 2018

Member News February 2018

Zero carbon call to action; awards and competitions; free webinar tomorrow on new plans for Green Star.

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Monday 12 February 2018

Member News January 2018

8 steps councils can take, look who's backing building green, top marks in NABERSNZ, your turn to tell us what you want.

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Thursday 30 November 2017

Member News November 2017

Corporates commit to energy standards, Green Star Performance open for business, time to revisit the NZ building code

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Tuesday 31 October 2017

Member News October 2017

New board chair for NZGBC, a message to the minister, Green Star - Performance is poised to change the market

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Friday 29 September 2017

Member News September 2017

World Green Building Week starts today!

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Thursday 31 August 2017

Member News August 2017

World Green Building Week action, new NABERSNZ videos, green specifying made simple

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Monday 31 July 2017

Member News July 2017

Homestar v4 is open for business, check your membership renewal, gearing up for World Green Building Week, cheaper mortgages for sustainable homes?

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Thursday 29 June 2017

Member News June 2017

Supporting Sarah Thomson, Countdown to Homestar v4, Green Star Communities and Performance, Time to renew membership.

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Tuesday 30 May 2017

Member News May 2017

Ruling sees climate risk as responsibility of all companies; time to renew memberships; meet our partners; and Green Star Performance explained.

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Monday 1 May 2017

Member News April 2017

Welcome to new board members, Green is Good, Summit Roundup.

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Monday 27 March 2017

Member News March 2017

Green Property Summit countdown. Is NZ net-zero ready? Outdoor plaques for built ratings.

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Monday 27 February 2017

Member News February 2017

Summit selling fast; show of confidence for NZGBC; how to close the certification deal; working through energy performance with tenants and owners; growing a presence in the Waikato.

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Friday 16 December 2016

Member News January 2017

Action stations in 2017; see who will be at the Green Property Summit '17; LCA/EPD video; Royal Society report backs green building.

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Tuesday 29 November 2016

Member News November 2016

Our 10-year wins, free NABERSNZ feasibility check, Homestar boost in South Island, important Xmas dates

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Wednesday 26 October 2016

Member News October 2016

The growing case for quality buildings, our 10-year party (you're invited!), Homestar and NABERSNZ news, and more

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Monday 26 September 2016

Member News September 2016

Positive change at NZGBC, celebrating Green Building this week, latest Homestar, Green Star and NABERSNZ certifications.

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Friday 26 August 2016

Member News August 2016

An easy guide to measuring business sustainability; Homestar on The Block; NABERSNZ for 205 Queen; Green Star v3.1 manual available to all; and free World Green Building Week events

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Monday 25 July 2016

Member News July 2016

Green Buzz in Christchurch, our reaction to Unitary Plan recommendations, Green Star v3 is live and a new regional event.

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Sunday 26 June 2016

Member News June 2016

World GBC announces net-zero plan, NZGBC's first NABERSNZ rating, Fletcher Living and Green Star Communities and what's new in NZ sustainable building products

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Saturday 28 May 2016

Member News May 2016

Sustainability's role in addressing the housing crisis, members shine at EECA awards, eco-label for NZ Steel and Pacific Steel and a home renovation achieves a 9 Homestar rating.

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Tuesday 26 April 2016

Member News April 2016

Opportunity knocks for green building, timber credit review, last day for Housing Summit early-bird rates and Green Star innovation.

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Thursday 24 March 2016

Member News March 2016

Snapshot from Green Cities 2016, Homestar wins for aged care and multi-unit residential, new NABERSNZ service and looking to celebrate our sustainable building leaders.

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Wednesday 24 February 2016

Member News February 2016

Green Star firsts, your chance to hear a Vancouver sustainability champion, Christchurch milestones and upcoming Member Drinks.

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Monday 25 January 2016

Member News January 2016

Green Star for VXV Precinct, changes on the way for rentals, new advisory group for NZGBC and what COP21 means for buildings

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Monday 30 November 2015

Member News November 2015

Bringing together 31 green building councils from around the world, World Congress is the focal point in the annual calendar for senior leaders to connect, share experiences and consider ideas for the future.

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Friday 30 October 2015

Member News October 2015

The last few months have seen a leap in residential activity – both in terms of opportunities to develop and build, as well as access to information and resources to support doing it well

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Tuesday 29 September 2015

Member News September 2015

Like any organisation, it’s important for the NZGBC to periodically review the environment we’re operating in, and adjust our strategy accordingly.

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Wednesday 26 August 2015

Member News August 2015

Get ready for World Green Building Week, a landmark month for Homestar, and industry news and views.

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Friday 31 July 2015

Member News July 2015

Yesterday marked an important moment for NZGBC – the release of version 3 of Green Star, the biggest review of what has been our flagship tool and brand, since 2009.

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Tuesday 31 March 2015

Member News March 2015

Green Property Summit wrap-up, NZ's first 9 Homestar rating, NZI Centre scores 5.5 NABERSNZ stars, and we cover Melbourne’s Green Cities.

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