Eco-Houses in Different Climates, Part 3: Operation and Demolition

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Welcome to Part 3 of the interactive lecture on Eco-Houses in Different Climates by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Otterpohl. In this part, you learn more about the operation and demolition phase. The following key topics and more will be covered in this lecture:

  • Energy needs for operation
  • Energy sources
  • Solar cooling
  • Woodgas stoves
  • Ground source heat pumps
  • Water efficiency
  • Conventional and dry sanitation
  • Composting
  • Occupant health and safety
  • Demolition

Therefore, this lecture looks into the pros and cons of renewable energy sources, water efficiency and different sanitation options available, composting, as well as aspects to be considered regarding demolition.

At the end of all lecture parts, you can test your knowledge in the lecture quiz.

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