Meet the nominees
Election year, the zero carbon bill ... this is a critical year for NZGBC and our Board keep us on the right course. Every member organisation has a vote, and the ballot form has been sent to your key person. Vote now! See who is standing.
Precinct bags another Green Star Built
The Built rating has been finalised for Precinct's successful co-working space. Read more.
First 6 Green Star Design for Mansons
Congratulations to Mansons TCLM as they forge ahead with their commitment to build all new buildings to the world leadership standard of 6 Green Star. Read more.
Newly registered projects
Between them Precinct Properties, Mansons TCLM and Willis Bond have registered seven new Green Star builds this month. Read more.
#Building Life photography winners
Congratulations to Max Kostuik Warren for taking first place open category in the WGBW Photo Competition, and Jarem Cabamongan first place student. Thanks to Westpac for providing the prizes. See finalist entries here.
Dancing pot plants
Hire Plants have been in the business of supplying and maintaining indoor greenery for 40 years. They know how to integrate biophilic design and pot plants into your Green Star project too. Read more.
New faces at NZGBC
A big welcome to Fatma Abdelaal and Tom Furley who have recently joined the team. Best of luck to Joanne Duggan for her exciting new role at NZIA. Read more.
Don't miss this month
Future Thinkers Pōneke | Beyond the Build: Energy & End of Life, Wellington TONIGHT, for young professionals and students.
Plugged In Webinar. Utilise sustainable procurement through facilities maintenance contracts; Duncan Munro, Energy & Sustainability Specialist, Auckland Council. Midday, 27 November 2019.
AGM and Member Drinks 2019, hosted by Precinct Properties NZ, Auckland, 28 November 4.30pm
Housing Summit 2020. Pre-registration open for the next year's most important housing summit.
But wait, there's more...
Big thanks from Habitat from Humanity and Sustainable Coastlines to the World Green Building Week event attendees who voted these two organisations as recipients of $400 donations each in lieu of speaker gifts.
Over the Edge for Wishes - Kia kaha to all those brave abseilers descending the NZGBC office building next week. You can abseil too or make a donation to Make a Wish Foundation.
We're always keen to hear how you are contributing to sustainability. If you have any news or ideas to share contact our communications team.