Government unveils plans for a once in a generation green building reform | Green Building Council response
Friday 3 July 2020
The Government’s plans to transform the building sector to slash emissions is a huge step towards tackling climate change, the New Zealand Green Building Council says.
Monday 22 June 2020
Since it launched in New Zealand seven years ago, NABERSNZ has measured and rated how energy is used in 72 buildings and 14 office tenancies with a combined office floorspace of an entire square kilometre.
Budget boost for warmer homes will bring healthy, safe places for New Zealanders but leaves thousands in the cold.
Thursday 14 May 2020
The COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund will see $56 million injected into the Warmer Kiwi Homes, further lowering the barrier for our most vulnerable to live in warmer, drier, healthier homes. However, it still leaves hundreds of thousands of New Zealanders in the cold, the Green Building Council warned today.
Friday 17 April 2020
Tessa Meyer, corporate responsibility advisor at Auckland Council’s development arm Panuku Development Auckland, has been crowned the 2020 Future Thinker of the Year.
Wednesday 11 March 2020
New Zealand’s worst performing councils on energy efficiency have been revealed in the first ever assessment of their public buildings.
The list of councils, published by the New Zealand Green Building Council, include one that has declared a climate emergency.
Wednesday 26 February 2020
Half of New Zealanders are more likely to vote for a political party in this year’s general election that promises to ‘significantly and urgently’ improve the unhealthy state of homes in Aotearoa.