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What is the GREENPASS®?
Our GREENPASS® Software is an innovative planning-, evaluation- and certification tool for climant resilient urban planning.
How was it developed?
The GREENPASS® Software and methodology were scientifically developed in the course of various international research projects over a time period of more than 8 years.
What does it do?
It makes the effect of building measures on their environment visible, measurable and comparable – powered by ENVI-met®.
How can it be used world wide?
From the beginning GREENPASS® was designed for worldwide application. Therefor the methodology was developed in cooperation with five model cities in different climate zones: Hong Kong, London, Cairo, Santiago de Chile and Vienna.
How can I achieve climate resilience with GREENPASS®?
GREENPASS® Software enables to find the design with the highest climate resilience by optimizing materials, shapes, alignments, NBS and GI etc. for the site given.
Does GREENPASS® consider the local weather?
What KPIs are considered?
What is NBS?
Nature-based solutions (NBS) are urban installations inspired and supported by nature: green roofs and walls, urban forests, alternative stormwater management systems, urban agriculture, etc.
NBS are cost-effective, provide pysical and environmental benefits and help to improve climate resilience and bio diversity. Furthermore they deliver a positive social factor and can deliver economic benefits.