Posting Date | 22 May 2012
Country | Germany
Available link languages | English , German
Organization | Passivhaus Institute
The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute. PHI has played an especially crucial role in the development of the Passive House concept. the Passive House Institute has assumed a leading position with regard to research on and development of construction concepts, building components, planning tools and quality assurance for especially energy efficient buildings. PHI has been responsible for the building physics related consultancy and technical guidance on a number of firsts including the first Passive House office building, the first Passive House factory, the first Passive House schools and gymnasiums, the first Passive House indoor pool halls and the first Passive House retrofits. The Institute is currently providing such expertise for numerous new, innovative projects.
You will find detailed information about our research topics and activities relating to highly efficient energy use in buildings. This website also provides comprehensive insights for non-specialists with regard to energy-efficient buildings.