What we’re vibing
Tackling two crises with one Nature-based Solution.
February 26, 2024
Bradley Case, Hannah Buckley, and Sarah Bürli, ecologists at the Auckland University of Technology, write about addressing the biodiversity crisis with a Nature-based Solution to mitigate the effects of climate change.
The Pure Advantage of native forests.
February 16, 2024
With successive waves of human settlement, the area of native forests has contracted to the extent that mature native forests now only occupy 24% of the land area of Aotearoa. Emeritus Prof. David Norton writes on our unique and incredibly precious native forests.
What does it take for Aotearoa New Zealand to lead in addressing big challenges like climate change or threats to
freshwater and ecosystem health? Where do you even start in trying to answer such a question?
The strength and richness of our science, our abundant natural resources, and the clarity of our bicultural leadership, place Aotearoa in an exciting position. Pure Advantage is proud to help translate these advantages into real-world environmental and economic solutions.
The built environment, and the construction and building sector, has an instrumental role to play as Aotearoa moves towards a healthier, zero carbon nation.
Unleashing the taniwha means finding our niche on net zero markets, identifying sunrise supply chains and becoming even better at what we’re good at.
Recent advice from the Climate Change Commission (CCC) confirms that New Zealand is not on track to meet its 2050 targets, earmarking an increase in renewable energy as a leading priority.
Smart systems make optimal use of all the interconnected information and agents available to more efficiently optimise the use of limited resources for the benefit of society.