Suburban area near Paris to rely on geothermal for cooling


Utilising the subsurface, the community of Issy-les-Moulineaux in suburban Paris/ France, is installing extensive geothermal heat pump systems for cooling and heating purposes.

Under the cranes and scaffolding of the construction site of the Coeur de Ville district, in Issy-les-Moulineaux, a community in the southwestern suburban area of Paris, France, a network of pipes and machines promises an alternative to air conditioning, which is very polluting, thanks to geothermal energy.

Installed in the basements, the system, designed and produced by Engie Solutions, will use water at 15 degrees C, drawn 35 meters underground, to produce cold, but also heat in winter, thanks to [...]

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