Review | Rochelle Payne writes the third update on the progress of The Living House, their rammed earth family home in Beachlands.
People | Deborah Marton, executive director of New York Restoration Project, speaks about the importance of green urban spaces.
Practice | Urban development professions need to take responsibility for social environments, writes David Batchelor, planner at Beca.
Review | Rochelle Payne writes the second blog update on the progress of The Living House, which has thus far proved rather arduous.
News | Ngāi Tūhoe’s headquarters, Taneatua (Te Kura Whare), has just been awarded Living Building Challenge Certification.
Review | Camille Khouri reviews the NZGBC and Property Council’s Green Property Summit 2017, held in late March in Auckland.
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.