Leading the transformation of the South African property industry to environmental sustainability.
Interesting and informative education focused events.
We often find subject matter that is important to consider in designing, building and managing green buildings. This platform will host a variety of green building and sustainability related material presented face to face. These events may take the shape of a debate, building tour or series of related speakers around a specific topic.
Green Star Face to Face Full Day Workshops
1Economics of Green Buildings
2Green Lease Toolkits
3Green Star for Contractors
This 3 hour short course unpacks the cost of green buildings compared to conventional buildings and aims to illustrate that green buildings achieve better investment returns and higher valuations. Through research with ASAQS, anecdotal evidence and analyzing data we are positively building the business case for green buildings in South Africa.
This 3 hour short course unpacks the detail of this toolkit and guides the attendee through the aspects that should be considered in the drawing up of contractual agreements between landlord and tenant for the mutual benefit and effective operation of green buildings.
This course is designed to bring contractors and site managers up to speed with the application of the Green Star SA rating tools for New Buildings and Major Refurbishments. We will address the tools impact on contracts and the construction process.
A series of green building and sustainability related topics are explored through our monthly masterclass series.
Planet Shapers Blog
Private and public sectors still entrenching urban sprawl
01 September 2017
If private- and public-sector land investment in our cities concentrates on keeping the haves away from the have-nots, urban sprawl will be encouraged, Professo...