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CEO update: Pushing for progress

It’s been great to hear from so many of you through the CEO national tour, the Homestar day of truth, member survey and at our other events. Now is the time to move ahead. Read more

Everyone deserves quality

Economic, social and environmental sense. Andrew Eagles provides useful bullet points to bring the certification message home Read more

Retrofit efficiency with Paul Rode

A rare opportunity to learn about retrofitting energy performance, utilities and partnerships, from the man who oversaw greening the Empire State Building at the Green Property Summit. Last day for early bird rates.

NZIA Webinar: Why Homestar matters

New Zealand's Housing Crisis - Why Homestar matters, is a hot topic judging from the popularity of this NZIA webinar on Feb 28, 12-1pm. Register

NZGBC office case study released

The case study of our certified Green Star 5 office interior is now online. If you'd like to view the real thing, take part in our office tour, first Tuesday of every month. Register here

Make an impact with NZGBC

We have an opening for a new Director of Membership and Marketing. Applications by midday 15 March. See details

Share the news - products and services

Put your recently released product or service, EPD or eco-label in the next member news. Send weblink and details by 22 March.

Global News

WorldGBC annual report

Packed with global statistics on green building WorldGBC annual report 2015/16

Wood wins at WAN

Patch 22 was awarded best residential building of 2016 by World Architecture News. Lloyd Alter explores why.

Performance drive

NZGBC is harnessing the power of young graduates to help office building owners and tenants like Ceres Organics, drive energy efficiency efforts. Read article

About Homestar - the truth

The Homestar day of truth provided invaluable insights into how the tool is being used. Read more

Breaking ground in the Waikato

NZGBC Waikato Forum is our first regional chapter group. Partnered by Holmes Consulting, the Forum will organise a series of activities and events to support the growing interest in green building in the area. Find out more and register for the first meeting on 23 March.

Advocacy in action

The New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy 2017-2022 is open for consultation. Read NZGBC submission

New project registrations

Three new registrations for Christchurch: two progressing to Built ratings, and a brand new project. Read more

Welcome to our new members

LandLAB; XLam; 1st Maintenance

Congratulations to our newly qualifed professionals

Homestar Assessors: William Turner; Yu-Wei (Angel) Hsu

Industry events

NZIA Webinar:New Zealand’s housing crisis – Why Homestar matters, Tue 28 Feb 12-1pm

NZGBC is hosting Green Drinks on Wednesday 1 March - come along to Brothers Brewery, 5 Akiraho St, Mt Eden - FREE entry

Retirement Villages Association meeting in Huntly, on 9 March - hosted by NZGBC members Metrapanel

EcoCity World Summit 2017 - keynote address by Al Gore, 12-14 July 2017, Melbourne

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