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District Energy

District energy allows whole towns and city areas to be supplied with heating and cooling energy, and power, via underground energy distribution systems. Connection to a district energy network removes the need for boilers, chiller and plant rooms and a range of fossil and renewable fuel-based generating plant can be used to supply the system.

District Energy Latest News

CHP scheme for Norwich Generation Park

Straw-fuelled CHP planned for UK’s Norwich

28/01/2015 A £325 million ($494 million) combined heat and power project is planned for ...

UK renewable heat network demo gets R&D funding

28/01/2015 A planned community-wide solar thermal district heating demonstration scheme,...

High voltage boilers for Potsdam district heat

27/01/2015 Germany’s Stadtwerke Potsdam: Energie und Wasser has ordered two high voltage...
Dr Tim Rotheray

Change of mindset needed to enable decentralised energy to flourish

24/01/2015 The Director of the Association for Decentralised Energy has used the launch ...

District energy heads to Asia

22/01/2015 Media attention has been focused recently on efforts by Copenhagen-based heat...
The Bergen Engines were integrated in the new plant

Rolls-Royce CHP plant goes into operation

22/01/2015 In Czech Republic a combined heat and power (CHP) plant designed to provide g...
Francis Crick medical research Institute

£3.1 million win for Vital in London

21/01/2015 Sustainable Energy Company Vital Energi have been formally awarded the £3.1 m...

Construction begins on Gateshead district energy scheme

19/01/2015 Global engineering and design giant Parsons Brinckerhoff is to commence const...
Mayor of London Boris Johnson

London leads UK moves for new heat networks

13/01/2015 Last week’s story of the Mayor of London’s plans to upgrade Greenwich Power S...

Lithuanian district heating to help reduce energy imports

12/01/2015 Lithuania is in the process of constructing 60 biofuel plants, it hopes will ...

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COSPP Related Events

Western Turbine Users, Inc.

Long Beach, CA, US
15 March 2015 - 18 March 2015

3rd Annual District Cooling Stakeholders Summit

Dubai, UAE
+ 91 91649 89 507
17 March 2015 - 18 March 2015

COGEN Hungary Annual Conference 2015

Lake Balaton, Hungary
+32 2 772 8290
26 March 2015 - 27 March 2015

DistribuGen Conference and Trade Show for Cogeneration/CHP 2015

Houston, TX, USA
+1 202 667 5600
7 April 2015 - 9 April 2015

POWER-GEN India & Central Asia

Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India