WorldGBC Online Case Study Library

Welcome to the World Green Building Council's case study library. Here you can find examples of the world’s most cutting edge sustainable buildings.

Each case study demonstrates a building that has enhanced performance in relation to health benefits and net zero operational carbon; as verified by established certification schemes, rating tools or other verification systems.

Explore the map below to find examples from across the globe!

 

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Certification/Rating

FITWEL
IGBC Health and Wellbeing
RESET
Sustainability Certificate (Health Element)
WELL Building Standard
Alliance-HQE E+C-
Brasil GBC Zero Energy Standard
BREEAM In-Use
CaGBC Zero Carbon Standard
DGNB Climate Positive
GBCA Green Star Carbon Neutral
GBCSA Net Zero / Net Positive Carbon
Indian GBC Net Zero Energy
LEED Zero
Sweden GBC NollCO2
ILFI Living Building Challenge
ILFI Zero Energy
ILFI Zero Carbon
Passivhaus
Passivhaus Plus
Passivhaus Platinum

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