Articles

Pollution solutions, not Godzilla

Tuesday 30 October 2018


Too often, the apocalyptic stories told about climate change are akin to Godzilla, or Frankenstein: a monster created by humans which then runs amok, causing destruction. That’s not the right story. Instead, we need to talk about solutions, with hope and optimism.

Green Property Summit 2019 call for case studies

Monday 29 October 2018


The much anticipated 2019 Green Property Summit takes place on Thursday 11 April 2019 at the Aotea Centre in Auckland. We are looking for case studies on commercial buildings such as office, industrial, retail, healthcare and leisure to showcase at the event.

Superhome Tours gain traction in Auckland

Monday 29 October 2018


The first Auckland Superhome tour was a big success. A bus tour for industry leaders visited selected homes where participants gave presentations about the unique performance features of the homes.

World Green Building Week meets the Pacific

Monday 29 October 2018


Tonga joined World Green Building Week activities this year with two government offices demonstrating leadership in saving energy and reducing waste by making their office spaces greener, healthier and more energy efficient.

Crowd-sourcing, climate, Katowice – and World Green Building Week

Tuesday 2 October 2018


It was great to see so many New Zealanders gather during World Green Building Week. There was a real sense of momentum from Kiwis who want better homes and buildings. We also released a new report examining the huge benefits that greening New Zealand’s healthcare buildings will bring to Kiwis.