GermanyNational

Passivhaus

 

Class

Maximum cooling demand

15 kWh/m².year

 

Maximum space heating demand

15 kWh/m².year

 

Maximum total primary energy demand

120 kWh/m²a

Applicable Building Type(s)

New residential, Existing residential

Policy Requirement Level

Voluntary

Policy Sequence

Governance

Development Authority: Passivhaus Institute

Implementation Authority: Passivhaus Institute, Passivhaus Dienstleistung GmbH, Passive House Institute accredited certification bodies.

Verification Authority: Passivhaus Institute

Enforcement Authority: Passivhaus Institute

Compliance path

Energy Requirements:

End-uses considered:

Appliances, Auxiliary devices, Space cooling, Space heating, Water heating, Lighting interior, Humidification, Ventilation

Resources

Description

Notes

Climate Zones