21 Apr 2016
Green Star – Performance v1.1 was released this month and contains updated guidance for some credits, improvements to credit requirements for others and general clarification and corrections throughout the rating tool. Registrations under Green Star – Performance v1 close on 8 May 2016. From 9 May 2016, all new projects registered under Green Star – Performance will be required to use version 1.1.
We want the best possible outcome for your project. So if you are already registered under v1 you now have two options:
Generally, there will be an update to the rating tool once per year. Every 3 years, with the help of industry, we will conduct a complete review of the rating tool to ensure it remains relevant and useful.
For more information download the Submission Guidelines (now free for members).
Are you looking to get your project certified before the end of financial year? We understand many project teams aim to have their project certified around major events, so we’ve outlined some dates to help support this. These dates are outlined on our website. If your dates do not coincide with these deadlines, please contact the Sustainability Services contact for your project, and we will try to accommodate your reasonable requests as much as possible.
We’ve made some updates to the Green Star Project Manager based on your feedback. The additional functionality, now allows project teams to:
This is all available for you to use right now! If you are interested to learn more about how this works, please contact the Sustainability Services contact for your project, or you can read more information on the updates.