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BU655 Building blocks for new-build-net-zero carbon houses

Abbreviation
BU655(2020)
Valid from
01/10/2020

Information provider
BRANZ Limited
Information type
BRANZ Bulletin
Format
PDF

Description

Greenhouse gas emissions from new building work must be reduced for New Zealand to meet its commitment to a net-zero carbon economy. 

This bulletin gives an overview of the decisions that designers, builders and clients can take to reduce the carbon footprints of new houses.

Scope

This Bulletin includes:

  • Introduction
  • The Site
  • House Size
  • Passive Design
    • Orientation, shape and room layout
    • Insulation
    • Windows and Glazing
    • Overheating
  • Energy and Energy Efficiency
    • Water Heating
    • Space Heating
    • Lighting
  • Water Use
  • Materials
  • Waste Reduction
  • Carbon-Negative could be Possible
  • Tools for Designers
  • Other Resources

 

 

 

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BU655 Building blocks for new-build-net-zero carbon houses

Description

Greenhouse gas emissions from new building work must be reduced for New Zealand to meet its commitment to a net-zero carbon economy. 

This bulletin gives an overview of the decisions that designers, builders and clients can take to reduce the carbon footprints of new houses.

View on Information Provider website
BU655 Building blocks for new-build-net-zero carbon houses
Description

Greenhouse gas emissions from new building work must be reduced for New Zealand to meet its commitment to a net-zero carbon economy. 

This bulletin gives an overview of the decisions that designers, builders and clients can take to reduce the carbon footprints of new houses.

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BU655 Building blocks for new-build-net-zero carbon houses

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