Closing the green gap: Are we there yet?
Global rating systems are typically formulaic assessments of green-ness relative to current norms. There may be greater rewards to be reaped from resilient designs anticipating fast-changing priorities, whilst inspiring users to be part of the solution.
A building in Melbourne recently scored maximum points under the Australian Green Star rating system, and is chasing being the highest scoring LEED and BREEAM rated building in the world. So can we focus on more pressing outcomes now?
Mike Rainbow explores the ideas above in an article published earlier this month in the green edition of Property Victoria.