Initiatives

Case Studies

Are you looking for inspiration and lessons learned on other projects? Then explore our list of case studies.

 

Would you like to share your project? Let us know!

 

Carbon Storing Building Challenge

 

Scaling bio-based building materials beyond specialty projects or custom homes is possible and promises healthier outcomes for people, ecosystems, and the climate. In order to test feasibility and potential benefits, a team of architects, builders, and engineers designed a prototype of a building that could realistically exist in Alameda County. 

 

See the Carbon Storing Challenge page for more information.

 

System Comparisons

The following studies have been conducted by firms and researchers around the globe, looking into the embodied carbon of various building systems. Over time, we plan to populate this with examples from the Bay Area.

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