Education + Resources

Case Studies

Project profiles and case studies help share the lessons learned for design best practice and energy performance. Explore the Getting to 50 Buildings Database, Core Performance projects as well as a variety of case studies for deep energy retrofits in existing buildings, zero energy and zero energy-capable buildings and best practices in daylighting for office spaces. Read more


Advanced Buildings is developed and managed by New Buildings Institute (NBI) to help design teams and owners create high performance buildings. The following NBI research reports have been identified as top supplemental resources to help raise understanding about best practices in energy-effective design and building operations. Read more


Advanced Buildings hosts periodic webinars on a wide range of topics related to the design, construction and performance of low-energy buildings--both new construction and existing structures. The webinar page provides access to on-demand presentations and for information about upcoming webinars. View webinars