Global Carbon Count

418.71 ppm


05 April 2021

Source: Mauna Loa Observatory, Hawaii     More information

Global Building Industry Contribution
Above safe
level (350ppm)

About us & Membership

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The New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) is a non-profit membership organisation that promotes better buildings, because better buildings mean healthier, happier people.

The green building movement is growing. Thousands of better buildings are being constructed, backed by billions of dollars, providing healthier and happier workplaces and homes for thousands of Kiwis.

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Can the Greens and Labour keep a key green building promise?

The Green Building Council team, alongside over 50 other leading organisations in Aotearoa, are increasingly concerned that little progress has been made on a key election pledge.

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Green Star case study: 107 Carlton Gore Road

A $12 million upgrade by Argosy has turned this unremarkable office block into a 5 Green Star showstopper equipped with energy smart services and cutting-edge end of trip facilities.

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Future Thinker of the Year 2021 finalists

Future Thinker of the Year is back for 2021 and we're thrilled to announce this year's inspiring finalists!

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Our members

Ō mātou tāngata


New Zealand wide

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Green building projects

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Ngā hanganga arumoni


50 pipeline

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Ngā kāinga


25,000 pipeline

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