There is enough waste energy produced in the EU to heat the EU’s entire building stock.
Waste heat recovery from energy-intensive industry and cogeneration is slowly picking up in the EU. But did you know that even the excess heat produced in a metro system could heat houses? And did you know that supermarkets, data centres and sewage systems also produce excess heat that can be used?
Post date: 9 jan 2018
Due to its reliance on renewable energy sources, district heating is becoming a preferred energy saving solution. One of the biggest challenges, however, is convincing homeowners of the long-term value of retrofitting buildings to accommodate the smart solution
Post date: 17 déc 2017
The supply of heat through district energy systems is a common technology used by local municipalities across Europe, but far from all are efficient and many of the local actors’ struggle with the challenge of transforming these systems into efficient systems. Polish district heating needs modernisation, important to improve air quality and reach the European climate goals.
Post date: 8 déc 2017
The 2018 edition of the Solar District Heating (SDH) Conference will focus on sharing market development and policy making experience, recent projects as well as latest trends in technology and system concepts.
Key topics of the conference are:
Supporting SDH in your region
availability of areas;
frameworks and projects in new markets;
innovative business models.
SDH in urban context
Post date: 27 oct 2017
On 24 October, the 2017 Global District Energy Climate Awards were revealed during the International District Cooling and Heating Conference in Qatar. The finalists were selected from cities and communities across the globe which demonstrate local district energy leadership in providing clean and sustainable energy solutions.
Post date: 26 oct 2017
CITyFiED’s Spanish demonstration site has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Global District Energy Climate Awards - with winners due to be announced at an international conference 24-25 October in Doha, Qatar.
Post date: 13 oct 2017
Decarbonisation of society must include a decarbonisation of heating & cooling in industry and commerce. This brochure, released by the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA), includes application examples of 15 projects that show how heat pumps can be efficient and effective in large projects.
Post date: 29 sep 2017
Les stratégies de Transition pour la prestation de faibles émissions de carbone district de chaleur
Post date: 11 aoû 2017
District Cooling and Heating: The solution for a feverish planet
The International District Cooling and Heating Conference is an international conference that will discuss key issues to accelerate the development of District Energy to help ensuring that District Energy fulfils its enormous potential. The event will also include the Global District Energy Climate Awards which have offered visibility and recognition to the many communities, cities and campuses around the world that have embraced District Energy as a vital part of their sustainability planning.
Post date: 9 aoû 2017
L'utilisation efficace des ressources des villes avancée de la mise en œuvre de solutions smart city
Basées sur une intégrée en matière de climat de la planification, de PRÊT, un projet financé par le programme FP7 de l'Union Européenne, fera la démonstration de l'Ensemble de la Ville, y compris:
Post date: 8 aoû 2017