List of low-energy building techniques

(Redirected from Low energy building)

Low-energy buildings, which include zero-energy buildings, passive houses and green buildings, may use any of a large number of techniques to lower energy use.

The following are some of the techniques used to achieve low-energy buildings, which excludes energy generation (microgeneration).

Improvements to building envelopeEdit

Improvements to heating, cooling, ventilation and water heatingEdit

Energy rating systemsEdit