Welcome to HomeFit
Marama Davidson, Green Party co-leader, said NZGBC's brand new rating tool HomeFit, is "exactly the sort of scheme that will give confidence to buyers & renters that their homes are healthy & good for the environment." Read more and watch the video.
COP24 is underway
WorldGBC representatives are at this month's UN climate summit. Here is a summary of building related events during the week. Read more.
Newly certified Homestar apartments
If you're very quick you might be able to snap up the last of these Homestar certified apartments in Remuera. Read more.
Product and Materials Forum is back
Keep 21 March free for an update on product and materials within NZGBC rating tools. An essential event for building product suppliers, designers and specifiers and free for all members. Save the date.
Class of 2018 NZGBC interns
Summer is here and so are our Future Thinker interns. Who is investigating thermal envelope standards, who is developing the HomeFit app, and who is creating social media content? Read more.
Newly registered projects
Christchurch icon is submitting for Green Star and new Wynyard project. Read more.
Kiwi born nail gun technology ready to redefine building industry
In addition to other unique features, the AIRBOW® FRAMER's revolutionary departure from combustion system emissions, dumping of used fuel cells, or limited-life lithium batteries gives it a great sustainability profile. Read more.
Advancing net zero snapshots
The World Green Building Council has published a set of snapshots detailing the key information on the six net zero carbon standards released so far by Green Building Councils participating in the global Advancing Net Zero (ANZ) project. NZGBC is working towards a net zero carbon standard for New Zealand. Read more.
Research and reports
World Green Building Trends 2018 SmartMarket Report, Dodge Analytics
Find out more about this and accompanying region reports
WHO Housing and Health Guidelines, World Health Organisation.