From healthcare infrastructure to industrial facilities, universities and apartments, the 'Green Star in focus' series will take an in-depth look at how different types of buildings are enjoying the benefits of Green Star
Does green building design perform as promised?
This is a question the property industry has asked consistently for two decades. The perceived performance gap between ambition and actuality has led owners and occupants to ask: Are we getting what we’ve paid for?
This report from Green Building Council of Australia provides a clear and emphatic ‘yes’.
As Australia and New Zealand increase their efforts to tackle climate change, our governments must find ways to reduce carbon emissions, energy and water use and waste, while still providing high quality, cost-effective social infrastructure.Read the report >
The first instalment in the series, we explore the benefits of a Green Star certification in healthcare infrastructure.
This paper was made in partnership with NZGBC and NAB
This industry guide provides information about sustainable finance in the built environment in Australia. It is designed to support investor understanding of Australia’s world-class rating tools and standards, and how these can be applied to direct more capital towards sustainable finance for our built environment.Read the report >
The report provide students, teachers and administrators from primary to tertiary levels, as well as government, industry and the broader community, with information about why we need greener schools, how we can make our schools better, and what people can do to help.Read the report >