#BuildingLife World Green Building Week 2019 in photos

30 September 2019

Kia ora to everyone who joined in in-person or online to make this the most successful World Green Building Week celebrations ever. You were part of more than 111 events worldwide.


Monday, 23 September 2019

It started with a train ride saving 348 kg carbon emissions. Lena, Niall and Jo.

First webinar of the week, Isabel and Amy with Jeff Vickers Under Construction: Hidden emissions and untapped potential of buildings for New Zealand’s 2050 zero carbon goal.

Campbell Williamson leads tours of The Hotel Britomart.

First screening of 2040 film for World Green Building Week in Wellington (no image).


Tuesday, 24 September 2019

Students and staff from Victoria University of Wellington celebrate the Kelburn Campus on Green Campus Day with Nick Baty from Beca.

Wellington and Gareth Hughes introduces the first of the net zero debates Peak Electricity Demand hosted by the Green Party, and NZGBS launches the Net Zero Carbon Road Map for Aoteaora.


Wednesday, 25 September 2019

Auckland again and Plugged-In webinar with Adrian Kerr, Pathway to low carbon future with HVAC in buildings.

Ting and Adam are open for business at Facilities Integrate.

Second net zero debate with Auckland Conversations at the Town Hall, Tackling Polluting Products and Materials.


Thursday, 26 September 2019

Dr Amirhosein GhaffarianHoseini and Dr Ali GhaffarianHoseini lead the Pecha Kucha presentations on future built environments at AUT University, Auckland.

Zero Carbon debate number three, on a stunning day in Christchurch Removing Fossil Fuels from Buildings

Green Speak Waikato presenters rise to the low carbon emission challenge. A quick phone call to Carl from Blue Cars secured the Tesla for a night.

Sell-out crowd at APL with Ella Osborne, Cam Pollock, Mikayla Plaw, Alex Reiche and Susan for Green Speak Waikato.


Friday, 27 September 2019

Auckland again and the final Plugged-In webinar with Matthew Holdich and Alex Reiche (No image). Healthy Homes campaign, Homestar and HomeFit.

All out on Friday in support of School Strike 4 Climate

Isabel, Matt, Rachel, Amy and Thomas take to the streets in Auckland; and James in Tauranga; and Eleanor in Wellington; and plenty of member organisations were spied too.

Friday afternoon and it was the Stephenson & Turner Green Star Tour, Eleanor, Karl Wakelin and Jo in Wellington.


Saturday, 28 September 2019

Collaborating with the Festival of Architecture, Warren and Mahoney hostes Zero Waste 2040: What we wish you knew about waste in Auckland.


Sunday, 29 September 2019

Final event, Sunday morning, 2040 Film Screening in conjunction with NZIA Festival of Architecture. Phew!

Not forgetting...World Green Building Week cake!