26 Jul '16, 11pm

Chch's innovation precinct just got greener - InnoV8 (@vodafoneNZ's new home) now has a 5 #GreenStar Design rating.

Vodafone’s new Christchurch home achieves ‘New Zealand excellence’ Green Star rating 27 July 2016 The InnoV8 building has become the first in Christchurch’s growing Innovation Precinct to achieve a Green Star rating – meaning Vodafone will benefit from its sustainable, energy-efficient design. InnoV8 is a 8500 square-metre building, comprising four levels of office space, and a Vodafone Concept Store and cafés on the ground floor. It has achieved a 5 Green Star Design rating, denoting New Zealand excellence, and was officially opened this morning. The building boasts, among other features, passive solar design and a high-performance façade to maximise daylight while balancing heat levels; an integrated fit-out design to reduce waste; and a highly efficient ventilation system that brings in outdoor air at a rate 50% above what’s required by Building Code, to provide a healt...

Full article: http://www.nzgbc.org.nz/Story?Action=View&Story_id=147

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