Case Study on Improving Energy Efficiency in Healthcare Facilities

Lessons in Healthcare Infrastructure for North America: Examining How Germany Achieved the First Passive House Hospital in World

June 21, 2024 2:00pm

Raphaƫl Vibert
Project Leader, Passivhaus Designer and Certifier
Herz & Lang GmbH

  • Defining Passive House concept and standards
  • Exploring passive house design tools and cost-effective approaches to reduce carbon emissions and improve overall energy efficiency
  • Identifying the benefits of Passive House
  • Examining lessons learned from the first hospital to achieve the certification
  • Balancing patient comfort and safety with energy efficiency measures
  • Emulating the approach taken at the Frankfurt hospital in North America