PROTECT x Sustainable Podcast Episode

“Building Sustainable Communities”

PROTECT Podcast, Episode 6, S2 – “Building Sustainable Communities”

Host: Angela Fidele | Guest Speaker: Brett McKenzie (Sustainable CEO)

Sustainable CEO, Brett McKenzie, presented as a guest speaker on the PROTECT Podcast, hosted by Angela Fidele.

The PROTECT Podcast is an “environmental podcast” created and hosted by Melbourne-based journalist, Angela Fidele. Angela’s podcast explores relevant and progressing social topics relating to sustainability and protecting the environment. PROTECT Podcast can be reached by a variety of platforms, including: Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast Radio, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Castbox, etc. Learn more.

The “Building Sustainable Communities” episode briefly explains the importance to engage sustainable principles within residential design processes. Angela and Brett’s discussion only lightly touches the depths of understanding sustainability and its benefits from a design, performance and community point of view. This podcast episode outlines the relevance of sustainability within the building industry across Australia, with particular focus on creating future developments that reflect truly sustainable communities.

Sustainable communities, a conversation we hope to hear more of and discuss further in the near future, encapsulates an understanding of the importance of applying basic sustainable principles and long-term thinking into the home and/or build design processes to ensure true sustainable living.

A spare 45 minutes might change your perspective on sustainable housing developments. Listen to “Building Sustainable Communities” – a sustainable communities discussion with Sustainable CEO, Brett McKenzie, hosted by Angela Fedele.

What an incredible discussion to be a part of. Thank you Angela. The Sustainable Team is celebrating!

BUILDING SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES

PROTECT Podcast x Sustainable

Sustainable’s CEO, Brett McKenzie, was invited as a guest speaker on the PROTECT Podcast, hosted by Angela Fidele.

PROTECT Podcast Episode 6, S2 – “Building Sustainable Communities”

The PROTECT Podcast is an “environmental podcast” investigating relevant stories that relate to protecting the environment and all things sustainability. Learn more.

Angela and Brett’s discussion only lightly touches the depths of relevant conversation relating to sustainability and residential design. This podcast episode briefly explains the importance of sustainability in moving forward with our company towards building truly sustainable communities. This, a conversation we hope to hear more of and discuss further in the near future, encapsulates the importance of basic steps and thought processes to consider in home and building designs.

If you have a spare 45 minutes, this episode captures the fundamental concepts and principles behind understanding the build process of sustainable communities. It can be reached by a variety of platforms, including: Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast Radio, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Castbox, etc.

What an incredible discussion to be a part of. Thank you Angela. The Sustainable Team is celebrating!

[The Kingfisher Series] Podcast Video 4 – Why are we still creating developments on “life support” in 2020?

Brett McKenzie sheds light on the reality of today’s housing developments. Here at Sustainable we aim to inspire people to take on the responsibility to create design lead homes that create better community living rather than contribute to larger social and environmental issues.

Brett: “So yes the housing stock may be cheaper, but effectively you are buying cheaper products [and] a cheaper system. In the long term, if you have a design lead process with long term thinking, you end up with a more cost effective home diluted over a longer period of time.

To hear more of what Brett has to say, click the link: Podcast Video 4 – Why are we still creating developments on “life support” in 2020?.

[The Kingfisher Series] Podcast Video 3 – Sustainable Housing Outcomes

Brett McKenzie (Sustainable CEO) talks you through Sustainable Outcomes. Click the link below to hear what he has got to say.

Sustainable ensures that our design lead homes perform unbelievably from a sustainable and energy perspective. In considering the environment and sustainable concepts before constructing the building, ensures that we are maximising passive energy. For more information: Podcast Video 3 – Sustainable Housing Outcomes.

[The Kingfisher Series] Podcast Video 2 – Recipe Design Savings & Waste Management

Through our design and construction expertise, Sustainable helps you generate recipe design savings, of both time and money. Cost is further reduced through our waste management approach – recycling 98% of the construction waste. For more information go to: Podcast Video 2 – Recipe Design Savings & Waste Management.

[The Kingfisher Series] Podcast Video 1 – Sustainable Solar & Orientation

Sustainable understands sensible design, considering compass-north and solar-north, and positioning homes based on the orientation of where the sun comes up and goes down. For more information go to: Podcast Video 1 – Sustainable Solar & Orientation.

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