March 3, 2014 – Kay Kunzel, Passive House Designer

At our meeting of March 3, 2014, the Long Island Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers welcomed Kay Künzel, Certified Passiv House Designer / Architect – “raum für architektur” (space for architecture), who presented on Passive House architecture. Kay Künzel planned the first Passive House settlement in the Rhineland (Western Germany): a complete sustainable and ecological project fully provided with renewable energy. He is a specialist for calculating building physics and developing high efficient building services, supporting numerous national and international projects. For the past six years, he has been a lecturer at various academies in Germany and Austria for advanced training for “Certified Passive House Designer”. Since 2010 he has been lecturer at the Danube University Krems/Austria at the Department “Future Building Solutions” International Sustainable Design Master.