2015: Our year in numbers.

15 Dec 2015

THANK YOU to all our members, sponsors and partners for your support during 2015. You’ve helped us make great progress towards our goal of making New Zealand a model sustainable nation. Take a look at what we’ve achieved this year…

 

168   

168 new members

 10000  

10,000 views of Sustainable Business Directory

 7  

7 regions where SBN staff or business connectors are based: Auckland, Tauranga, Wellington, Hamilton, Whanganui, Dunedin and Christchurch

 54  

54 events organised by SBN, in ….

 8  

…. 8 towns and cities (Auckland, Tauranga, Rotorua, Hamilton, Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch and Dunedin)

 590  

590 attendees at the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards

 81  

81 finalists in the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards

 20000  

20,000 views of photos from Awards night on Facebook

 40  

40 meals provided to James Liston House, a halfway home for the homeless from food left over after Awards night

 3  

3 times SBN has been the no. 1 trending topic on Twitter (Awards, conference and Smart Transport Forum)

 11  

11 projects

 23
 

23 project partners or support partners

 7085
 

7085 metres of stream restoration funded through the Million Metres Streams Project in …

 6  

…6 waterway restoration projects

 4  

4 new resources produced in 2015: Biofuels: your first step to kicking the fossil fuel habit; Circular Economy Model Office Guide; Valuing Your People; and Smart Procurement Assessment Tool.

 86  

86 organisations used our Annual Carbon Emissions Calculator to calculate their carbon emissions.

 32  

32 organisations completed Get Sust Online, our online sustainability assessment tool that benchmarks progress in energy, waste, transport, purchasing and healthy workplaces.

 184  

184 media articles about SBN

 116  

116 news stories written about SBN members

 4 v 2  

4 food start-up companies mentored by Good Food Boost

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SBN is working with businesses in four transformation areas.
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