Build 167: Climate action

1 August 2018

Moves to turn the tide
Plus: Building compliance

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Climate This Issue

Feature section: Climate action

The government is moving to transition New Zealand to a low-carbon economy, as weather-related events increase damage to property and insurance costs look set to rise in coastal areas. BRANZ is in on the action looking for solutions to the impact of climate change.

Regs This Issue

Feature section: Building compliance

New Zealand’s building control system is performance based, and there are many ways of meeting the performance requirements. We look at some alternative paths and how to ensure selected building products are fit for purpose.

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