Beacon Pathway Research
Beacon Pathway a research consortium of industry, local government and research organisations was established in 2004. Beacon was formed to integrate research into building technologies and industry practices with research on consumer awareness and uptake, policy and regulation and urban form.
CRESA was involved in a number of Beacon projects between 2004 and 2010 including work on retrofit and neighbourhoods. A selection of reports can be downloaded here. For more information about Beacon Pathway and a more complete list of research reports please refer to the Beacon Pathway website www.beaconpathway.co.nz.
Publications in this projectA National Survey of Neighbourhood Experiences and Characteristics:Opportunities for Data Use
Building for Sustainable Homes in Sustainable Neighbourhoods
Getting Sustainable Neighbourhoods Presentation
HomeSmart Renovations: Early Data from the Homeowner Interviews
HomeSmart Renovations: Householder Actions and Responses to Dwelling Performance
House Owners and Energy - Retrofit, Renovation and Getting House Performance
Neighbourhood Sustainability Framework: Prototype
Neighbourhood Sustainability Presentation
Neighbourhoods and Intensification: Measuring Sustainability (conference presentation SB 10)
Valuing Sustainable Neighbourhoods