31 Jul '15, 12pm

@bbpuk on the challenges &potential of #greenbonds - & great @gbcaus work to accelerate uptake

Green Star Performance Data to Accelerate Climate Bond Issuance in Australia July 01, 2015 at 7:53 AM . [Source: GBCA ] Green Star – Performance data will meet the reporting requirements of the Climate Bonds Standard, thanks to a new partnership between the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) and the Climate Bonds Initiative. The internationally-recognised Climate Bonds Standard has been developed to help investors determine the best investments for addressing climate change. According to the GBCA’s Chief Executive Officer, Romilly Madew, Australian property owners can now leverage Green Star – Performance data on greenhouse gas emissions to attract new sources of funds from large-scale institutional investors seeking low-carbon assets. “Green bond issuance tripled globally last year to $36.6 billion – and that figure is expected to double by the end of this year. I...

Full article: http://www.worldgbc.org/activities/news/asia-pacific-news...

Tweets

Some basics for homeowners.

testudio.com 04 Aug '15, 2pm

Similarly, mechanical equipment plays a role in home performance, comfort and efficiency but it cannot set the baseline fo...

Australia has it's first building to achieve a Green Star – Design & As Built Design Review

Australia has it's first building to achieve a ...

gbca.org.au 04 Aug '15, 7am

Australia’s first building to achieve a Green Star – Design & As Built Design Review now has an early opportunity to promo...

There are many incredible benefits when achieving a Green Star SA certification with Green building Council SA.

There are many incredible benefits when achievi...

gbcsa.org.za 04 Aug '15, 4pm

Make the most of your Green Star SA certification with these marketing tips . What’s in a name? If a project is registered...