Designed Bob Burnett Architecture who are recognized for award winning design specialising in environmental design and high performance low energy homes. NZGBC (New Zealand Green Building Council) Members and Certified Homestar Practitioners and Homestar Assessors. Their homes start at 6 star which have approximately half the power bill of NZ standard homes that rate 3-4 star.
BBA designed of New Zealand’s first 7 star home, with successive projects being awarded 7 and 8 star. The current 10 star homes target zero energy and are also designed to be earthquake resilient and to universal standards. The firms exemplary work has been widely publish nationally and internationally and their long standing energy and environmental advocacy recently received recognition from EECA (Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority) when awarded a commendation in the Vector Energy Leadership Award category. Judges said: “a very good, influential practitioner working in a niche market…his work has longevity and integrity and we expect his advocacy to have more impact as the rebuild gathers momentum in Christchurch”.