Articles

Time for the Green Property Summit

Tuesday 5 March 2019


A surge in green financing schemes, the impending Zero Carbon legislation in New Zealand, and the science around climate change is telling us to act with ever more urgency. Science, big money, and politics are all demanding a better, more sustainable future. Next months' Green Property Summit 2019 couldn’t be happening at a more apt time for our industry.

Better communities, proven

Monday 4 February 2019


Community, and a sense of shared belonging is a foundation for a thriving society, where people can live their best lives. Community doesn’t often happen by accident, but by design. Communities have to be well built, well designed places.

Contact and Viridian supporting better buildings

Tuesday 5 February 2019


Contact Energy and Viridian Glass have shown their support for improving New Zealand’s built environment by becoming corporate sponsors of the New Zealand Green Building Council and backing the nation’s champions for better homes and buildings.

Gearing up on net zero carbon buildings

Tuesday 5 February 2019


In conjunction with the WorldGBC initiative, Advancing Net Zero, NZGBC has teamed up with Enviro-Mark Solutions to work towards a set of standards for local building owners and tenants to show that the buildings they occupy or own have net zero carbon emissions.