The latest NABERS report indicates that the Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) program has led to a surge in the adoption of sustainability and efficiency measures by players in the property sector.

According to the report, the number of office buildings possessing a NABERS energy rating has tripled since the launch of the CBD program five years ago, from 379 in 2009/10 to 1,260 in 2013/14. Tom Grosskopf, director of the Metropolitan Branch of thte Office of Environment and Heritage, said the CBD…