What is it and why should my
building improve it?
What is NABERS?
The National Australian Built
Environment Rating System (NABERS), is
an Australian government initiative to
measure and compare the environmental
performance of buildings and tenancies.
Did you know that buildings...
Use 40% of the world’s energy
Emit 40% of the world’s carbon footprint
And use 20% of the world’s available drinking
What does NABARS measure?
NABERS measures the energy efficiency,
water usage, waste management and indoor
environment quality of a building or tenancy
and subsequently what the buildings impact
on the environment is.
This is measured annually and is
benchmarked against near by buildings.
How is it measured?
NABERS converts verified performance
information, such as utility bills, into an easy
to understand star rating scale from one to
Why should I improve my
• A NABERS rating allows businesses to
improve operational efficiency and
productivity and demonstrate their
commitment to protect and conserve the
• A high NABERS rating is a nation wide
recognition across the property industry as a
symbol of sustainability leadership and good
management, resulting in higher property and
How Can COzero help me?
• Our smart EnergyLink box gives us real-time, circuit level insights
about your business energy use.
• We can then help you decrease your energy spend and stop bill
shock, by adjusting equipment settings and human behavior.