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NCC Changes Will Make Sustainable Construction Harder

A relaxation in energy efficiency requirements will make it harder for architects and engineers in Australia to design sustainable buildings, a group of 17 sustainable built environment professionals has warned.

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NCC Changes Will Make Sustainable Construction Harder

A relaxation in energy efficiency requirements will make it harder for architects and engineers in Australia to...

Published on 31 July 2015

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