Practices

Passive House Che

Passive House Che

Highlighted Case April 2016
  The architectural concept was to design a simple sustainable house having two storeys and integrating this house into a...
LUCIA: Pioneer Energy Autonomous public building in Spain

LUCIA: Pioneer Energy Autonomous public building in Spain

Highlighted Case March 2016
The LUCIA building of the University of Valladolid is considered a Zero CO2 emissions and Zero Energy Building due to its...

Covestro Zukunftshaus Bottrop

Detailed description: Mixed-use commercial building located in the city centre of Bottrop; five units: public shops on ground level and offices in the levels above. First commercial building renovation worldwide to reach a...

LUCIA: Pioneer Energy Autonomous public building in Spain

The LUCIA building of the University of Valladolid is considered a Zero CO2 emissions and Zero Energy Building due to its strategies in passive and bioclimatic design to reduce energy demand in maintenance as well as only using on-site...

Dorfwiesenstr. Friedrichshafen

Detailed description: Built in 1968, the apartment building was transformed into a KfW "energy-efficient building 55". This was achieved mainly through the consistent use of PU insulation. Heating is provided via "Cloud...

Central workshop and administrative building (ZWuV) - Frankfurt

The Central workshop and administrative building (ZWuV) is a new office building used by the Department for Road Construction and Development, the Department for Parks and the Head of Energy Policy of the City of Frankfurt.  The building...

Passive House Lac de Vouglans (Jura 39)

Detailed description: The passive house at the Lac de Vouglans is a residential dwelling for 4 habitants. Total living surface (usable floor area UFA): 150 m2.Building envelope: Flat roof: 24 cm (12 cm +...

ZEMedS project: solutions for nZEB renovation of schools

Case Studies of the ZEMedS project The Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) ZEMedS (Zero Energy MEDiterranean Schools) project has developed nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB) toolkits that have been applied to 10 case studies...

Storžek Kindergarten: Slovenia

The kindergarten was built in 2012. The main energy related targets were passivehouse/plus house standard, use of prefabricated timber facades, installation of a central ventilation system and achieving excellent airtightness. ...

Gymnasium Reutershagen: Germany

Instead of attending two different school sites in the Rostock suburb of Reutershagen, the school pupils shall in the future be taught in a central and expanded school building that has been refurbished in terms of its energy efficiency....