Practice | The newly-appointed chair of the World Green Building Council, Lee Siang Tai, discusses how we can create sustainable cities.
News | Tesla and SolarCity announce new technology that allows homes to capture solar energy through integrated rooftop solar tiles.
Review | Stronger than steel and able to withstand compression better than concrete, this raw tubular material is making a comeback.
News | A food warehouse is a finalist in the 2016 World Green Building Council’s Asia Pacific Leadership in Green Building Awards.
Practice | Two Kiwi designers who specialise in sustainable architecture discuss how we can maximise energy efficiency in our homes.
Review | Fifteen sustainable, low-energy buildings that utilise a mix of passive and active solar design techniques and technologies.
People | Dutch architect Jos de Krieger, partner at Superuse Studios, discusses how we can design with reusable ‘waste’ materials.
Careers | The New Zealand Green Building Council has just announced the appointment of Andrew Eagles to the position of chief executive.
News | Vodafone’s Jasmax-designed building is the first in Christchurch’s growing innovation precinct to achieve a Green Star rating.
News | Entries are now open for the 2016 Lafarge Holcim Foundation Awards for sustainable design.
Review | The NZGBC Sustainable Housing Summit looked at how we can better improve our built environment, both locally and overseas.
People | Italian architect Mario Cucinella discusses designing for context and making a difference in Gaza with ArchitectureNow.
Practice | Snøhetta’s Kristian Edwards explains the concept behind the ZEB Pilot House, a net positive energy house in Larvik, Norway.
Practice | James Legge of Six Degrees Architects in Melbourne discusses the sustainable, architect-as-developer Nightingale model.
Practice | Lynne Elvins examines the issue of plastics recycling at both ends of the process, and explores design-centric solutions.
Practice | Stephen Voyle, founder of Context Architects, discusses sustainability and green building practice in New Zealand.
Practice | Bristol-based architectural practitioner and renewable building entrepreneur Craig White discusses straw bale construction.
Practice | Green Party co-leader James Shaw on why New Zealand’s sustainability progress has not kept pace with much of the world.
News | A rammed earth house designed by the Shift Design team has won nomination for construction in Tanzania in 2016.