APPLICATION
PASSIVE HOUSE

Certified Passive House ERV speeds your Passive House design process, shortens commissioning time and reduces certification risk.

Certified Passive House ERV meet the following stringent criteria:

GOLD – Passive House ERV

HEAT RECOVERY EFFICIENCY

Threshold: >75%
PHI-certified GOLD Performance: >84%

Total energy recovery also permissable

FROST PROTECTION

Threshold: not required at Toa > 5degF (-15 degC)
PHI-certified GOLD Performance not required at Toa > 5degF (-15 degC)

*Swegon’s unique frost protection allows heat recovery to occur at Toa well below freezing, providing greater energy savings.

SPECIFIC POWER

Threshold: <0.765 W/CFM

PHI-certified GOLD Performance: <0.765 W/CFM *GOLD electrical consumption may be as little as 0.4 W/CFM.

AIRTIGHTNESS, external (casing leakage)
Threshold: <3%
Certified GOLD Performance: <0.45%

AIRTIGHTNESS, internal (cross contamination)
Threshold: <3% Certified GOLD Performance: <0.45%

For more specific information, contact our experienced in-house Certified Passive House Consultants and Designers.