NZGBC responds to National’s planning announcement
During the election campaign, the National Party announced plans for new urban planning laws. You can read our response here. And see some media coverage featuring our response here.
Thousands of Kiwis to take part in World Green Building Week
Read our news release about World Green Building Week here, as we expect thousands of New Zealanders to take part in a host of events across the country.
15 ways to celebrate green!
You can celebrate World Green Building Week from anywhere. Post a simple message about what you want in a building or join a tour in Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington or Hamilton. Find out what's going on and how you can be part of the action. #WGBW2017
Sign up for NABERSNZ free feasibility assessment
Following last year's success this funding and support initiative is open again for owners and tenants of commercial office space. The free feasibility assessment can reduce the cost of your first NABERSNZ rating. Apply now
AGM - save the date
The NZGBC AGM will be held in Auckland on 7 December. Call for nominations for the board will be sent to your NZGBC Key Person in October. Save the date 7 December.
Where we've been and where we're going
A year into the role of CEO, Andrew Eagles talks to Architecture Now about NZGBC's recent achievements, the hurdles to higher sustainable standards and what green building means in New Zealand. Read article
Worldwide momentum towards low carbon emissions from buildings
Leaders from business, government and the third sector convened in New York for Climate Week NYC 18 September
UK Energy Research Council report states British homes could cost-effectively halve energy demand by 2035
Visit us at Facilities Integrate Auckland 2017, Auckland 27 - 28 September
Innovatek Changing Perceptions of Timber Conference 2017, Rotorua 27-28 September