Green Building Resource Center

Green Building Resource CenterOpen since Earth Day, 2009, the GBRC is located in the corner of the LEED certified gold Houston Permitting Center. See a demonstration vegetated roof that is irrigated with AC condensate. Browse the over 50 displays to familiarize yourself with green building technology and materials. For more information, please visit

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Have your plans reviewed for opportunities to add green strategies to save energy, save water and make your buildings healthier.

Learn about green building options at various interactive kiosks See samples of green building materials Take a tour of our rooftop array of solar panels and four wind turbines Bring in your interim plans to consult with PWE staff and Program Director, Steve Stelzer

Location: Houston Permitting Center, 1002 Washington, Houston, Texas 77002
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am - noon and 1 pm - 5 pm, and Second Saturdays of the month (except December), 10 am to 2 pm.
Contact: 832.394.9050,