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14:48 Oct 23, 2002
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German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Klimahaus
Im Klimahaus simulieren wir Einflüsse verschiender Weltzonen...
Es geht um ein sogenanntes Passivhaus, in dem keinerlei Heizkörper vorhanden sind und das durch Solarenergie geheizt wird.
Environmentally friendly building hat mich nicht überzeugt.
Fällt jemanden etwas Passendes ein?
Danke im Voraus!!!
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4Klimahaus "Climate House"/"Climate House" (Klimahaus)
3low energy house
Daniela Hubrich

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143 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5

Die richtige Übersetzung wäre "klimatejo" oder "klimatdomo".

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low energy house

oder no energy ... ?

Jedenfalls kenne ich die deutsche Bezeichnung Niedrigenergiehaus oder auch Nullenergiehaus für diese Bauten. Weiß aber nicht, ob das der tatsächliche englische Begriff ist.
good luck!

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Klimahaus "Climate House"/"Climate House" (Klimahaus)

that's how I'd render it, although it is translated in many sites, many of which are not British, American or australian anyway....

there's hardly an English equivalent, so either we keep the German adding a sort of explanation within parentheses or one puts "climate House" (absolutely within inverted commas) putting the original term next to the trans

Speech: KlimaHaus- economical, cosy and environmentally friendly ...
Special exhibition of the “Climate House” at the "Bauschau/Lignomec" tradeshow.

From Climate Certificate to Competition: "Climate House in South Tyrol" ...
under 50 kilowatt hours/cubic meter/year receive the Climate House B-Plaque. ...

... A newly constructed cold climate house should have:. Thermal insulation over
the entire building envelope, including the foundation. ...

in an average cold-climate house will save 1.5 tons of carbon dioxide emissions
each year if you heat with gas, or 2.5 tons if you heat with oil! ...
www.nemmar.com/benefits/ home-improvements-benefits6.shtml

good luck

Note added at 932 days (2005-05-12 16:53:29 GMT)

p.s.: sorry, I meant Klimahaus (Climate House, I am getting senile............

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