The Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP) version 9 English (2015) (currently version 9.6a) is a design tool produced by the Passivhaus Institut Germany for use by building architects and designers. It works on both Mac and PC. PHPP incorporates the energy specifications for quality-approved Passivhaus buildings from the Institut in an online manual and application. PHPP contains a series of tools for:
- Calculating energy balances
- Designing comfortable ventilation
- Calculating the heat load
- Summer comfort calculations
- Other useful tools for reliable design of Passivhaus dwellings
PHPP is supported by a training course to help you get the most from this software, see Carbonlite Training page for more details.
Please note that the PHPP and designPH are subject to copyright and a resellers’ agreement. If the software is being used by more than one person then additional copies should be purchased for each person using it.
A reduced rate is available to existing purchasers of previous versions. If you wish to take advantage of this reduced price select the item upgrade to version 9 from version 7 or 8 and please note that we will check that we have evidence of a previous purchase .
The PHPP manual can only be purchased if you have a PHPP licence. Customers cannot share or duplicate the PHPP manual. If there is a need for more people to use/work with the PHPP manual, they all need to purchase their own copy.
The Passive House Institute does offer the option of purchasing a hard copy manual if needed.
This can be brought direct from the PHI store;PHPP Manual Shop
If you are not an AECB or Passivhaus Trust member you can join online
www.aecb.net or www.passivhaustrust.org.uk
FOR PHPP ORDERS PLEASE ALLOW 1 WORKING DAY TO RECEIVE YOUR UNIQUE REGISTRATION NUMBER