• The Packard Foundation Headquarters

    embodies the core work of conserving and restoring the earth’s natural systems.

    See Case Study

  • The Bechtel Environmental Classroom

    instills a deep fondness for the natural world.

    See Case Study

  • The Omega Center for Sustainable Living

    marks a new era in sustainable living.

    See Case Study

  • The Bertschi School Living Science Wing

    brings sustainability to life for its students.

    See Case Study

Case Studies

Since its public launch in November 2006, the Living Building Challenge has inspired thousands of people throughout the world to action. Project teams are innovating solutions to create net zero energy, water independent, non-toxic, and culturally rich projects. To date, twenty-one projects have achieved certification through the Living Building Challenge, five of which have achieved Full Certification, and many others have entered the twelve-month operational phase required prior to audit. 

Please note that all full Living Building Challenge and all Energy Petal Certified projects listed are Net Zero Energy Building certified, as well as Net Zero Energy Certified Projects.