GEAK (Gebäudeenergieausweis der Kantone)

English translation: Cantonal Energy Certificate for Buildings

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German term or phrase:GEAK (Gebäudeenergieausweis der Kantone)
English translation:Cantonal Energy Certificate for Buildings

09:45 Aug 7, 2017
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Real Estate
German term or phrase: GEAK (Gebäudeenergieausweis der Kantone)
Any EN term in general use?
deutschenglisch
Local time: 13:52
Cantonal Energy Certificate for Buildings
Explanation:
Not sure what asker means by EN term in general use since Switzerland (where I am presuming this to have come from) doesn't have EN as an official language

However, the website of ELCA (https://www.elca.ch/en/elca-supports-cantonal-energy-certifi... gives the following translation, which is about as "official" as one can get:

Cantonal energy certificate for buildings (GEAK®) calculated using a ...
https://www.elca.ch/en/elca-supports-cantonal-energy-certifi...®
15 Jul 2015 - GEAK® provides a uniform method for assessing the energy efficiency of buildings throughout Switzerland. ELCA provided a software solution ...
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Local time: 13:52
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Cantonal Energy Certificate for Buildings


Explanation:
Not sure what asker means by EN term in general use since Switzerland (where I am presuming this to have come from) doesn't have EN as an official language

However, the website of ELCA (https://www.elca.ch/en/elca-supports-cantonal-energy-certifi... gives the following translation, which is about as "official" as one can get:

Cantonal energy certificate for buildings (GEAK®) calculated using a ...
https://www.elca.ch/en/elca-supports-cantonal-energy-certifi...®
15 Jul 2015 - GEAK® provides a uniform method for assessing the energy efficiency of buildings throughout Switzerland. ELCA provided a software solution ...

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Local time: 13:52
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merci!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Eleanore Strauss: Yes, this is Switzerland. Sounds right
4 hrs
  -> thanks

agree  philgoddard: Or cantonal building energy certificate. I think it's clear from the context that it doesn't mean a certificate for cantonal buildings.
5 hrs
  -> thanks
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