District heating will have a key role in the decarbonisation ambition for the EU. At the same time, the DHC systems are governed by numerous laws and policies, at EU, national and local levels.
Policy & Planning articles
We summarize some key points from RINA’s analysis of the bankability of urban excess heat recovery investments (from the H2020 Reuseheat project).
Interconnecting cities district heating grids can achieve more efficient production units, better economics and more resilience.
DH systems operating at lower temperatures than conventional systems enable utilizing heat sources with low temperature like waste heat.
The utilisation of residential buildings as thermal energy storage has been implemented in a pilot project i Kvillebäcken in Sweden.
This webinar focuses on surplus heat recuperation from a public transportation system, and from a waste incineration plant.
This presentation suggests how to lower carbon emissions in cities, and lists reasons why better planning is needed.
Examples of local heat planning for renewable district heating solutions are presented, with experiences from the Denmark, Milan and London.
The CCC tool is useful when understanding the context of a change in relation to time and system levels.
From list of energy use solutions to strategy for energy transition. Than – create the plan for specific needs in the neighborhood.
The creation and implementation of London’s energy strategy is presented, as well as the London Heat Map that forms the city’s energy master plans.