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What's New


More consumer protection coming

Significant new rules around residential building work come into effect from 1 January 2015. Read more.


Saving energy in office and retail buildings

An upcoming BRANZ seminar on the design and operation of low-energy non-residential buildings follows six years of research into the topic. Read more.

Retirement village to see big energy savings

A Christchurch retirement village now under construction will use a new clean-burning wood-fuelled boiler that could save 50–70% on fuel costs compared to some traditional boilers. Read more.

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