Energy performance certificates for 140 schools

Energy performance certificates for 140 schools
Context & Issues

The City of Paris is renovating 155 school buildings with the aim of reducing their energy consumption by 30% over the next 15 years.

The Design-Build-Operate contract includes a performance guarantee.


It currently covers 140 schools, including:

  • mainly nursery and primary schools
  • crèches
  • secondary schools
  • gymnasiums
  • ancillary buildings and housing


The programme of works covers:

  • the buildings (insulation and glazing)
  • heat production, distribution and regulation
  • lighting
  • summer indoor temperature regulation and ventilation
  • reliable performance monitoring over the 15-year period and achievement of commitments