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News Release: ​Major new initiative to improve New Zealand buildings #BetterBuildingsNZ https://t.co/noqtHI1PaL

​Major New Initiative to Improve New Zealand Buildings Share this page 29 November 2017 A major new initiative to improve the nation’s buildings will be launched in Auckland today by the New Zealand Green Building Council. For the very first time in New Zealand, owners and tenants will be able to perform a health and productivity check for any kind of building, including offices, hospitals, industrial units and schools, thanks to the launch of a new verification tool for buildings – called Green Star Performance. Until today, the Green Star rating system concentrated primarily on new buildings. Green Star Performance has been designed, after extensive industry consultation, to be used across New Zealand’s 41,000 existing buildings. Green Star Performance will rate buildings from zero stars to six stars. A Five Green Star Performance rating indicates New Zealand excellence,...

Full article: https://www.nzgbc.org.nz/Story?Action=View&Story_id=268

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