12 Oct '16, 8am

Worlds largest passive house settlement tops off Heidelberg Village in Germany

Worlds largest passive house settlement tops off Heidelberg Village in Germany

development just celebrated a topping out ceremony for Heidelberg Village in a monumental step forward for sustainable architecture in Germany. Created by Frey Group , the energy-efficient Heidelberg Village is the epicenter of Bahnstadt, Heidelberg’s newest urban district where all buildings are designed to meet passive house standards. The recently topped off Heidelberg Village is a “living community” emphasizing multigenerational living, access to green space, and a heterogenous neighborhood setup that encourages social interaction.

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