Testing assessment and certification schemes for sustainable buildings

  • Hesdorf, Peter (Project Manager)
  • Hansen, Klaus (Project Participant)
  • Haugbølle, Kim (Project Participant)
  • Birgisdottir, Harpa (Project Participant)
  • Olsen, Ib Steen (Project Participant)
  • Mortensen, Simon (Project Participant)

Project Details


The purpose of the project is to:

- Create awareness and debate on sustainability in construction.

- Create awareness and knowledge on four different certification schemes (BREEAM, LEED, DGNB and HQE)

- To identify the focus areas and limitations of the schemes in order to assess their applicability in a Danish context.

- To build contacts and networks in the construction sector on certicification of buildings.
Effective start/end date01/09/200902/06/2010


  • Sustainability
  • Benchmarking
  • Life cycle costing
  • LEED
  • DGNB
  • HQE