General resources, including educational material, guidelines and case studies

Advanced Buildings and Technologies

Aga Khan Award for Architecture

Agency of Renewable Resources (FNR), German Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection
Air infiltration and ventilation centre (AIVC)

Alliance to Save Energy

Belgian Building Research Institute (BBRI)

Best Practices Database

Building and Construction Authority, Singapore

Building Guide on Energy Efficiency

Building Performance Institute Europe

Building Sector Energy Efficiency

Building Services Research and Information Association

Building Technologies Programme, US Department of Energy

Bureau of Energy Efficiency, India

Carbonlite programme

CanmetENERGY, Natural Resources Canada

Carbon Trust

Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB)


Construction Technologies Institute, Italian National Research Council 

Danish Wind Industry Association

Database Resources

EASE, Education of Architects On Solar Energy And Ecology


Disaster Waste Management Guidelines

Eco-housing mainstreaming partnership

Ecosustainable Hub

Efficient Windows Collaborative

Energy Research Group (ERG),University College Dublin

Energy Systems Research Unit (ESRU)
, University of Strathclyde

Energy Manager training

Energy Efficiency Guide

Energy Efficient Lighting

Engineering Laboratory

en.lighten initiative

European Association for Renewable Energies (EUROSOLAR)

European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy

European Renewable Energy Research Centres Agency (EUREC)

EU legislation on energy efficient buildings

European Thematic Network on Practical Recommendations for Sustainable Construction (PRESCO)

Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems

Gaia Group


German Association for Building with Earth Dachverband Lehm e.V.
Global Ecovillage Network (GEN)

Global Reporting Initiative

Green Building Initiative

Green Building Council, Australia

Greening the Blue

GHG Protocol

Group for Building Physics & Solar Energy, Department of Physics, University of Siegen

IEA Task 23 International Energy Agency Solar Heating and Cooling Programme

Illuminating Engineering Society North America (IES)

Independent World Council for Renewable Energy (WCRE)

Indian Green Building Council

Indoor Air Quality, US EPA

Indoor Environment Quality, CDC

International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB)

International Environment Technology Centre

International Initiative for Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE)

International Rainwater Harvesting Alliance

Malaysia Green Building Confederation

MIT Energy Initiative

Natural Resources Canada

National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Center for Buildings and Thermal Systems

Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research  (TNO)

Passive House Institute

Romania Green Building Council

Russian Green Building Council

Saudi Green Building Council

Serbia Green Building Council

Singapore Green Building Council

SINTEF Building and Infrastructure

Slovak Green Building Council

Skat Foundation and Skat Consulting

Solarbau Monitor Programme

Sphere project

Sweden Green Building Council

Sustainable Architecture, Building and Culture

Sustainable Architecture and Building Design (SABD), Hong Kong, China

Sustainable Building and Climate Initiative (SBCI)

Sustainable Sources

Sustainable Building Technical Manual

Swiss Sustainable Building Council

Taiwan Green Building Council

Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT)

The European Forum for Renewable Energy Resources (EUFORES)

The Sustainable Building Association (AECB)

Turkish Green Building Council

UK Green Building Council

Uruguay Green Building Council

US Department of Energy

UCD Energy Research Group

US Green Building Council

Uppsala University Sweden, Solar Center

Vietnam Green Building Council

Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment, Energy