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[D2Grids] The 5 principles of 5th generation district heating and cooling

In Europe, heating and cooling represent 50% of the total energy consumption for buildings and the industry. 5th generation (...)

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The 5GDHC system in Brunssum is now done connecting dwellings and operational

Photo from D2Grids development area in Brunssum The first investment of D2Grids has been completed in Brunssum! The infrastru (...)

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New maps reveal heat stored in Britain’s abandoned coal mines

The British Geological Survey and Coal Authority have released maps that for the first time reveal the extent to which heat (...)

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Nottingham: on the road towards 5th generation district heating and cooling!

Nottingham is one of the 5 pilot sites who will experiment 5th generation district heating and cooling (5GDHC) through the (...)

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[D2Grids - Interview] 5th generation district heating and cooling system: a link between the city's coal past and modern energy

  At the former site of the Opel car plant the Stadtwerke Bochum Holding built up a 5th generation grid for the cold and (...)

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[D2GRIDS] #5 - The D2GRIDS project newsletter

At a time when our cities are facing many challenges, paving the way towards sustainable solutions to make our cities more (...)

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[D2GRIDS] Discover 5 pilots implementing 5th generation heating and cooling networks

While heating and cooling are responsible for half of Europe's total energy consumption, 5th generation heating and cooling (...)

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5th generation district heating and cooling: a new platform to help you start your own project

Low-temperature district heating and cooling are setting the way towards decarbonising our cities. To this aim, 5GDHC by (...)

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A demonstrator project to use of the Blockchain on a 5th generation heating network

Nowadays, heating networks are mainly managed by a single operator running all production means and centralising billing (...)

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[D2Grids] Expert Talk : Comparing one joule to another

We all like it to be comfortably warm, not too warm though, so thermal comfort is important! To realise the energy transition (...)

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[Webinar - Celsius Talk] Keeping it Cool with District Cooling

July and August 2020 will be remembered as one of the hottest months ever recorded, bringing heat waves, droughts, wildfires (...)

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How to optimise district energy flexibility

Improve efficiency and balance the energy system at the same time!In the district energy networks, there are many ways to (...)

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The Future of District Heating in Italy

The Italian District Heating industry has the chance to become a key enabler of the Green Deal Transition, similar to what’s (...)

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[D2GRIDS] #4 - The D2Grids project newsletter

What is 5th generation district heating and cooling? How does it work? How can it contribute to decarbonising our cities (...)

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[Save the date] Greening our cities with district energy

Decarbonisation of the heating and cooling sector is a major challenge to reach carbon neutrality in a near future. One solut (...)