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  • Cyprus Passive House Energy Savings

      What is the energy efficiency of the Cyprus Passive House? The energy savings in the Cyprus Passive House (Passivhaus) reach 75% compared to low energy houses. Low energy houses are considered buildings that have Energy Performance Certificate indicating energy index “A”.   How efficient are the buildings in Cyprus The energy efficiency requirement for the buildings in …

  • Passive House Has No Dust

    In Cyprus the sand dust in the atmosphere is a frequent phenomenon. It enters the buildings through the open windows and doors and settles on all surfaces inside, creating an atmosphere of low hygiene. If the humidity of the air is high the sand dust can condensate and get stuck to the surface it sits …

  • No Mould In A Passive House

    In Cyprus the humidity of the air is often high. This contributes to the formation of mould inside the houses. High humidity combined with poor ventilation and the lack of proper thermal insulation creates perfect moist environment for growth of mould and bacteria. Thermal insulation of the buildings in Cyprus has never been a requirement …

  • Passive House Principles

    The five basic principles of the Passive House (Passivhaus) are: Proper thermal insulation of the structure High quality windows Ventilation system with heat recovery Airtightness of the structure Lack of thermal bridges These principles were the result of decades of research done by The Passivhaus Institut in Darmstadt, Germany, led by Dr Wolfgang Feist. Building …