29 May '17, 12am

A 1970s block in Wellington is now an energy-smart show stopper.

A 1970s block in Wellington is now an energy-smart show stopper.

A 1970s office block in Wellington is now an energy-smart show stopper Share this page 29 May 2017 Once outdated the 46 year old Aorangi House in central Wellington has achieved a ‘market-leading’ NABERSNZ base building rating demonstrating an energy performance over 50 percent better than an average New Zealand office. NABERSNZ is a government-backed independent rating tool which benchmarks energy efficiency in New Zealand’s commercial property sector. A base building rating measures the energy performance of a building’s core services including lifts, stairwell lighting, common toilets, air conditioning and ventilation. The scheme employs a rating scale of one to six stars. Situated at 85 Molesworth Street, the 12-storey office block was built in 1970 but over time its systems had become problematic. The property was later transformed with a full-scale refurbishment comp...

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