18 Jul 2019

Construction industry called on to reduce emissions

From Morning Report, 8:38 am on 18 July 2019

Sustainable building campaigners want the construction industry to reduce its carbon emissions.

It's not usually the first industry that springs to mind when talking climate change but its emissions jumped by two thirds in the decade to 2017.

As new tools for combating climate change go through parliament,

RNZ's construction reporter Tom Furley looks at what's needed to give the industry a push.