California Green Buildings: Sorted by Type

You are not alone when you embark on creating a sustainable building. Green building features have already been incorporated into numerous construction and renovation projects in California. The projects identified below highlight some of the most innovative applications of sustainable building technologies, equipment, and systems. They also offer ideas, lessons, and inspiration!

This page lists the case studies by type of building/institution. You may find the same case studies listed by location, and alphabetically by name.

Select a building type…

State Office Buildings

Commercial Office Buildings

Educational Facilities


Higher Education

Public Facilities


Retail Stores

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