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Finns chilling as DDoS knocks out building control system

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Re: Only a Brit could believe it's possible to be without heating for a week in the winter

Although Passivhaus building are not very common, a large fraction of new or refurbished structures in Germany are built to the KfW 55/40 standards.

A friend of mine researches building energy performance in Germany. From what he says, the mindset involved in VW's fiddling of emission standards is endemic throughout Germany, so whereas a large fraction of new building might be described as built to the standards, they're very probably not.

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