Posts Tagged ‘photovoltiacs’

July 29, 2016

DON´T oversize solar thermal systems or photovoltaics for a passive house, and more!

DON´Ts for designing photovoltaics and solar thermal panels for a passive house: specify an over-sized solar thermal system expect PV systems to help you meet the primary energy demand in a standard Passivhaus. Excerpt from “How to build a Passivhaus: Rules of thumb”, chapter by Alan Clarke, Passivhaus Trust, April 2015....

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

July 27, 2016

DO´s for solar thermal and photovoltaics (PV) in a passive house!

DO´s for solar thermal and photovoltaics (PV) in a passive house: use MCS products and installers ensure solar thermal has regular inspection and maintenance. Excerpt from “How to build a…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

April 12, 2016

Heat pumps, biomass, photovoltaics and nZEB in passive house!

Heat pumps are also well suited to Passivhaus – radiators ‘oversized’ to work at heat pump temperatures (around 45C) are not large or expensive thanks to the low heat load,…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova