5GDHC

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An Industrial Alliance to promote sustainable District Heating and Cooling grids!

With the aim to increase the RES in the heating and cooling sector, the Interreg “D2Grids” project is rolling-out a 5th Gener (...)

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5th generation District Heating and Cooling: a new tool to help you initiate your project

The EU strategy on heating & cooling aims to reduce the thermal energy demand as well as increase the share of renewable (...)

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A look back at the Clyde Gateway Energy Workshops in Glasgow

Earlier this month (June 2022), Clyde Gateway hosted Industry and Policy Maker workshops at their brand-new events venue (...)

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Look back on the day dedicated to the 5th generation local energy loops during Paris-Saclay Spring!

As a pilot site for the D2Grids project, the EPA Paris-Saclay is home to a 5th generation heating and cooling network that (...)

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Both boreholes for tapping mine water at the Bochum pilot site successfully drilled !

Pic2 ©, F Jagert, Fraunhofer IEG Drill Site Stadtwerke Bochum, FUW GmbH and Fraunhofer IEF have tapped mine water at the (...)

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Brunssum pilot site: 5th generation heating and cooling grid in practice!

Discover 5GDHC through D2Grids pilot site in Brunssum, Netherlands In Brunssum, Mijnwater B.V. is building an energy loop (...)

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5th Generation for Heating and Cooling grids: new pilot site integrated into D2GRIDS Project, Plymouth City Council

Plymouth City Council is joining the European project D2GRIDS! This Interreg NWE project aims to develop 5th generation (...)

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[Conference] - 5th generation for heating and cooling grids: Let's meet on May 12th 2022!

Digital, controllable, intelligent, low-temperature, multi-sources, optimised storage... the terms used to describe the lates (...)

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[Event] Paris-Saclay Spring: 5th generation DHC: new keys to decarbonise our cities!

Since 2018, the European D2GRIDS project aims to promote 5th generation district heating and cooling (5GDHC) in Northwest (...)

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Workshops on 5GDHC Market transformation potential

  D2Grids is an Interreg North West Europe (NWE) project lasting over 5 years (2018-2023) which aims at increasing the share (...)

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Look back on the D2GRIDS conference: "on the road to 5GDHC"

The European D2GRIDS project, which aims to develop 5th GENERATION LOCAL ENERGY GRIDS organised a conference on the occasion (...)

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Action Cluster meeting Sustainable Built Environment: The construction value chain responding to the climate and environmental challenges

The Action Clusters Sustainable Built Environment of the Smart Cities Marketplace welcome Smart City enthusiasts, AC members (...)

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A collective self-consumption demonstrator soon to be coupled to the Paris-Saclay 5th generation district heating and cooling network

The D2GRIDS project aims to develop 5th generation district heating and cooling networks (5GDHC) in Europe. The 5GDHC grid (...)

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Report on investment opportunities in the DHC sector

As part of the commercialisation work package of the D2Grids project, the team at Asper Investment Management have prepared (...)

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Drilling at the Bochum D2GRIDS pilot site

Figure 1 - Drilling site construction on Mark 51°7 / C. Krückemeier, Fraunhofer IEG, Preparations for drilling at Mark 5 (...)