Infrastructure for Resilience

Infrastructure for Resilience: planning the built environment to serve a future of human resilience to climate change

Converting a Business Park to Mixed-use

Our staff demonstrated the advantages of building multi-family housing in a large, suburban business park.

Suburban Transit-Oriented Development

Regulations preventing the best use of land next to mass transit? Our work with local officials fixed the problem.

Creating a Lively Urban Neighborhood

Our work helped turn empty lots in Oakland into the trendy Uptown neighborhood near BART.

Building Community Health

IEE staff designed and built a Family Resource Center in a low-income apartment complex, to house programs to help mothers and babies

About the Institute

Founded in 1999, the Institute for Environmental Entrepreneurship (IEE) advances environmental and social sustainability for our planet, all people and our collective prosperity, now and into the future.


IEE works in partnership with organizations, companies and governmental agencies on social and environmental initiatives, as well as to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions.

Research & Development

IEE works at the cutting-edge of sustainability through conducting research and analysis on key issues, sharing it broadly and by encouraging discourse between leaders and decision makers.


Read what Clients and Partners say about our work.