Climate change is a phenomenon affecting the entire Earth requiring new technological solutions, greener thinking and conscious actions in more and more areas. Passive houses meet the basic requirements of sustainability and through their particular features actively contribute to the continuously expanding range of efficient climate responses. The conversion of the existing special military assets by the methods of the passive house technology contains new, untapped opportunities and unexplored areas. The special equipment applied in the performance of military duties can be made more efficient and – concerning its functions – more expandable. The goal of the authors of this article is to present the passive house technology and to provide a broad overview of the application possibilities open to the Hungarian Defence Forces.
Keywords: global climate change, passive house technology, Hungarian Defence Forces, sustainable growth, military duties