Case Studies

From groundbreaking homes to high-performance schools, these case studies from the SBRD/VSBN archives focus on green building projects in our region.

Case studies are available in Adobe® PDF format, and are provided courtesy of the former Sustainable Building Resource Directory (SBRD) and Virginia Sustainable Building Network (VSBN).

  • Virginia’s Sustainable Future Summit 3

    Virginia's Sustainable Future Summit 3Virginia’s Sustainable Future Summit 3 was held September 13-14, 2005 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. Organized by VSBN, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Manufacturers Association, VA Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy, and other public and private partners, this event featured workshops, a high-performance schools session, plenary speakers, and a green building tour.

  • Greening the Hospitality Industry Conference (2004)

    Greening the Hospitality Industry ConferenceVSBN organized the February 2004 Greening the Hospitality Industry Conference, held in Warrenton, Virginia. This two-day event included case studies, updates on new Green hospitality industry guidelines, and “hands-on” workshops on “Greening your Facility” and “How to Plan a Green Meeting.”