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10 years of Green Star Accredited Professionals: The sustainable future we want

Thursday 6 September 2018


Ben Masters, Don Jamieson, Scott Smith, Richard Voss, Jerome Partington, Alec Couchman, Annie Day, Michael Warwick, Brendon Dwyer, Craig Watkins, Jo Monaghan, Jessica Eyers and Alex Reiche, are just some of the 52 Green Star Accredited Professionals that have been working with the New Zealand Green Building Council since the beginning. Where do they think green building is going and, on the other hand, where do they hope it’s going? Why are those two answers different and what can the industry do to make them the same?

‘Get on board and get into it’ says Kiwi green building trailblazer

Wednesday 5 September 2018


With the World Green Building Council's (WorldGBC's) Asia Pacific Regional Network Leadership Awards in Green Building taking place this week, we're celebrating a decade of our Green Star Accredited Professionals, with 52 trailblazers who committed to green building from the beginning.One of the top luminaries in the industry reflects on what it means to be ‘green’, why green buildings are the future – and how the industry is driving sustainability.

Your questions answered: real estate and the environmental benefits

Tuesday 28 August 2018


Last month we shared with you our summary of your call to action from our Housing Summit. I am sure you agreed there were No surprises there. We also promised to share the answers the most popular SLi.do questions not addressed on the day. This month we put the question to Bindi Norwall, Chief Executive at REINZ around Real Estate agents understanding of environmental benefits when it comes to housing .