DON´Ts for efficient and cost-effective heating system in a passive house!
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July 19, 2016

DON´Ts for efficient and cost-effective heating system in a passive house!

DON´Ts when designing a heating system in a passive house:

  • spend a lot of money on a biomass boiler or bore hole heat pump system
  • expect that a 100% electric heating and hot water system will comply with the primary energy limit for Passivhaus certification.

Excerpt from “How to build a Passivhaus: Rules of thumb”, chapter by Alan Clarke, Passivhaus Trust, April 2015.