LEKOECOS- combined economic-ecological life cycle assessment model

Project type: Research
Project area: Austria
Client: FFG
Period: 03/2012-01/2014


The consumption of ecological and economic resources over the whole life cycle is expected to be optimised in the design process of buildings and refurbishments. A combined life cycle assessment model together with an economic-ecological base element catalogue is developed, based on the structure of the life cycle cost model LEKOS and the ecological evaluation tool Ecosoft.

Project partners are:
Danube University Krems (project management)
IBO - Österreichisches Institut für Bauen und Ökologie GmbH
Austrian Energy Agency - Österreichische Energieagentur
SERA energy & resources e.U. (Ingenieurbüro Dr. Susanne Geissler)

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