NABERS - ENERGY
NABERS Energy assists owners and tenants to reduce energy use, reduce energy costs and reduce greenhouse emissions. It benchmarks a building's operational greenhouse impacts on a scale of one to five - one star being the most polluting and five stars the least, with half star increments.
The scope of NABERS Energy covers Tenancies, Base Buildings or Whole Buildings as defined below:
Tenancies - Light and power requirements for tenants occupying space in buildings where central services are supplied by the building.
Base buildings - Building central services including (but not limited to):
- Air conditioning
- Common area lighting
Whole buildings - A combination of Base Building and Tenancy energy consumption. Whole building operation energy including HVAC, lighting, equipment and sometimes tenancy fitouts.