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Integrating low-temperature renewables in district energy systems

Image by Hands off my tags! Michael Gaida from Pixabay Guidelines for policymakers Reducing the heating and cooling sector’s (...)

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Zetland Passive House

The Zetland Passive House project is the UK's first certified EnerPHit Plus retrofit. Originally built in 1894, this Passivha (...)

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FEDARENE Info 50 – Focus on District Heating and Cooling

Our 2021 Spring Edition of the FEDARENE Info is out! This season, we focus on District Heating and Cooling – a sector that (...)

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BaityKool

BaityKool is a prototype of dwelling which competed for the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018, in Dubai.This competition gathe (...)

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How new design patterns can enable cities and their residents to change with climate change

Cunaplus, Shutterstock Cameron Tonkinwise, University of Technology Sydney et Abby Mellick Lopes, University of Technology (...)

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How to plan and optimise production of district heat

In general, optimisation is about finding the best available values given certain limitations and functions. All processes (...)

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[Webinar - Replay] 5th Generation DHC

Renewable and waste heat resources are readily available in urban environments. A new generation of highly efficient district (...)

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In Minnesota, a geothermal innovation revives interest in systems’ potential

A startup company is beginning to market geothermal systems that circulate heat from shallow aquifers. A heat exchange techno (...)

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Recovering, upcycling and exchanging energy: making the energy transition with heating and cooling networks a success

As a major component of the Paris-Saclay energy strategy, the heating and cooling network of the Urban Campus is an ambitious (...)

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[D2grids] Residential-office buildings: combining high-performance renovation and decarbonated heating networks

Rather than opposing them, high-performance renovation of buildings should be combined with the deployment of heating network (...)

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[D2Grids] What is the future of heat supply in cities?

Every autumn, the heating in many houses is switched on again. In the Netherlands there is a lot of natural gas being burned (...)

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How to keep buildings cool without air conditioning – according to an expert in sustainable design

The warmer it gets, the more people crank up the air conditioning (AC). In fact, AC is booming in nations across the world (...)

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Singapore's Net Zero Energy Building: A roadmap for the future?

National University of Singapore’s (NUS) School of Design and Environment (SDE) building, the SDE4, certainly stands out (...)

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Passivhaus Social: Cardiff, UK

A Passivhaus Social event aimed at Housing Associations, Local Authorities and all those involved with building energy (...)

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UK heatwave is a call to action on climate, say government advisers

The heatwave sweeping the UK is a sign to take stronger action on climate change, the government’s top advisers have warned (...)