Green Building Voice: Politics in the century of the city

 

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Politics in the century of the city

As an election looms on the horizon, cities policy is squarely in the headlights. We are living in the century of the city – and this demands fresh thinking, smart policy and committed political leaders. This challenge puts our cities at the frontline of a host of issues from climate change and congestion, to housing affordability and attracting human capital in the global war for talent.

 
 

Cbus Property shakes up the sustainability space

As sustainability shapes up as a core value with tenants and investors, Cbus Property is building one of the nation’s largest Green Star portfolios.

Lendlease sets new benchmark for liveable cities

Lendlease chief Steve McCann says resilient urban communities are one of the most sustainable responses a society can make to economic growth.

Kingspan

“Our aim is to help drive best practice in sustainable building to become standard practice in all buildings,” says Karim Muri, National Marketing Manager.

     

St. George Barangaroo branch shines bright with 6 Star Green Star rating

St.George Retail GM, Ross Miller, says that the certification shows their focus on innovation, providing employees and customers with a great place to work and bank.

Be recognised for your contribution to the built environment with the Beyond Challenge 

Or if you excel at tropical green architecture enter the International Tropical Architecture 2016  comp.

Green Star – Performance and Green Star Project Manager have been updated

We've been busy, from Green Star – Performance v1.1 released this month to taking on your feedback with Green Star Project Manager.  

  
Green Building Day 2016 – Tickets on sale now!

Join us as we bring together the industry’s leading innovators to discuss ‘the 2 degree world’ and how we can slow global warming. The program is now live, check out the latest confirmed speakers. Plus, earn 12 CPD points at this event.

2016 Leadership in Sustainability Summit

The last 10 years has been about getting in the sustainability game. Now, it’s time to up the game. What will it take for us to move beyond incrementalism, to build a much deeper capacity for innovation, and to position sustainability as a powerful driver of change?

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The Ponds Shopping Centre

“The Green Star rating at The Ponds provides us with the positive proof we need to show investors we are making the right decisions on their behalf,” says ISPT’s General Manager Sam Curry.

NGAA launches ‘Fund our Future’

The national campaign calls on government for a national infrastructure fund to support the fast growing outer suburbs with roads, public transport and health facilities. 

 
 
 
 
 

 

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