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Growthpoint and Serra® Services have achieved the first Green Star Existing Building Performance (EBP) rating for an industrial building in Gauteng.

GAUTENG’S FIRST GREEN STAR EBP INDUSTRIAL RATING

Growthpoint and Serra® Services recently achieved the first Green Star Existing Building Performance (EBP) rating for an industrial building in Gauteng, with a 5-Star certification for a 7400sqm facility in Meadowbrook, Germiston. (more…)

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The two newest buildings on the increasingly vibrant intersection of Oxford and Glenhove roads in Rosebank, are targeting a 4-Star Green Star SA Office v1.1 Design rating from the Green Building Council South Africa.

NEWEST OXFORD-GLENHOVE BUILDINGS TARGET GREEN STAR RATING

The two newest buildings in the OxGlen precinct, located on the increasingly vibrant intersection of Oxford and Glenhove roads in Rosebank, are targeting a 4-Star Green Star SA Office v1.1 Design rating from the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA). (more…)

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An extensive network of walkways, cycle tracks and traffic-calming devices supports Non-Motorised Transport (NMT). (Image: Boogertman+Partners)

4 GREEN STARS FOR SANDTON GATE

Sandton Gate, located in South Africa’s economic powerhouse, has been awarded a 4-star certification under the Green Star SA Sustainable Precincts v1.1 tool, following the project’s second-round submission in mid-August. Phase 1 of the development achieved a 5-Star Green Star SA Office v1.1 Design certification in July 2019. (more…)

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Marloes Reinink, founder of Solid Green Consulting

MARLOES REININK: GAUTENG’S PROPERTY BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR

At the recent Gauteng Regional Awards of the 4th South African Women in Property Awards (SAWIPA), Marloes Reinink was named Business Woman of the Year: Entrepreneur. The SAWIPA Gauteng Regional Awards was hosted at the Sanlam Art Gallery, and seeks to recognise women in the Gauteng region who continue to influence and change the landscape […]

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This year, Solid Green Consulting celebrates the achievement of more than 50 successful green building certifications, covering 750,000sqm of built area.

SOLID GREEN SCORES ITS HALF CENTURY ON GREEN BUILDING CERTIFICATIONS!

This year, Solid Green Consulting celebrates the achievement of more than 50 certifications, demonstrating the company’s ongoing leadership in the African Green Building sector. To date, the company has consulted on 57 successful green building certifications, covering 750,000sqm of built area. (more…)

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Marloes Reinink of Solid Green Consulting signed up to become South Africa’s first ambassador for the Living Building Challenge.

LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE – A REALITY FOR SOUTH AFRICA?

The Living Building Challenge is possibly the most rigorous green building certification programme and sustainable design framework in the world. Developed by the International Living Future Institute (ILFI) with the mandate of leading transformation toward a civilization that is socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative, the Living Building Challenge standard raises the bar for […]

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As one of the first projects in Africa to be certified Net Zero, 78 Corlett Drive in Johannesburg is leading the local green building sector into a new phase of evolution.

THE RACE TO ZERO: 78 CORLETT DRIVE

As one of the first projects in Africa to be certified Net Zero, 78 Corlett Drive in Johannesburg is leading the local green building sector into a new phase of evolution. The project was awarded a Net Zero Carbon (Pilot) Level 1 Certification in late November 2017, and a 6-star Green Star Office V1.1 Design certification […]

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SA’s brightest green stars are honoured

South Africa’s top rated Green Star buildings and top green building professionals were announced at the Green Star Leadership Awards 2014, held at the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) Convention, sponsored by Nedbank, in Cape Town last week. For their stellar contributions to green building in South Africa, this year’s big winners of these […]

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