Project details

Energy Campus Lab - The innovation campus

Project target

The Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences would like to achieve sustainable handling of resources and markedly reduced CO2 emissions for the construction of its new building .

Time period2011 to 2013
Target groupRuhr West University of Applied Sciences, students, scientific circles, companies
Project idea

"The campus is to support teaching and research in a special way, by innovative building and efficient handling of energy being integrated into the operation of the university to a high degree. A particular focus is on the avoidance of emissions caused by operation of the building. Supplying of the building with thermal energy is to be achieved through, among other things, also wastewater heat recovery from a neighbouring canal."    

Project partnersCity of Bottrop, Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences (HRW), Building and Infrastructure Service, STEAG, Gelsenwasser, ELE
Project statusThe building work was completed upon the official opening on 24 October 2014.
Contact personKamil Folta