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Residential done right

Wed 17 Sep 2014

Revisions to the Green Star – Multi Unit Residential v1 rating tool represent a “massive move in the right direction,” says Wood & Grieve Engineers’ Sustainability Project Engineer, Cormac Kelly.

Thinking in circles

Wed 17 Sep 2014

From cars, computers, consumer electronics and clothes to mobile phones, microwaves and a multitude of gadgets, most of the ‘stuff’ within our consumer society was made to break.

"Great cities don't come by accident"

Fri 22 Aug 2014

“Great cities don't come by accident,” Sydney Lord Mayor, Clover Moore, said at a recent GBCA boardroom luncheon. “They emerge through choices we make and the commitment we bring to ensuring they are sustainable, equitable, inclusive, stimulating and beautiful.”

Can you really predict the future?

Wed 20 Aug 2014

“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future,” said Nobel laureate Nils Bohr. But at the GBCA, we’re giving it our best shot.

Building Next generation health care - now. Gyprock EC08 is connecting sustainability with health.

Wed 16 Jul 2014

Building Next generation health care - nowXX Gyprock EC08 is connecting sustainability with health, to create two next generation health care facilities in Australia.

CCN Live is back and GBCA members SAVE 33%

Tue 15 Jul 2014

Climate Control News Live 2014, the premier HVAC&R industry conference, is back for 2014. Featuring a top line-up of speakers, case studies and a fiery panel debate, it’s not to be missed.

Sustainable places for everyone - not just the lucky few

Fri 27 Jun 2014

Everyone should have the opportunity to live, work and play in green buildings. But how do we get there?

Sustainable buildings that stand the test of time

Wed 18 Jun 2014

World-leadership Green Star buildings connect people and place, leaving a powerful legacy for future generations, says Lend Lease’s Group Head of Sustainability, Geoff Dutaillis.

Industry collaborates on new Green Star rules

Thu 5 Jun 2014

There is industry appetite for change to Green Star, and the GBCA has responded with sweeping reforms. Now is the time for industry to engage with the GBCA to continue the evolution of Green Star, says NDY’s Chris Nunn.

Green Star: Creating sustainable places for everyone

Tue 3 Jun 2014

Everyone should have the opportunity to attend a green school, work in a green office, or live in a green home, says CEO Romilly Madew.