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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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Increased energy optimisation using low temperature convectors

A new method of low-temperature heating system makes it possible to reduce energy use by at least 30% and shortens the payoff (...)

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Minimizing cost and CO2 integrating two solutions (ground source heat and district heating and cooling)

New study shows that a connection between buildings with ground source heat and district heating and cooling networks minimiz (...)

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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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TEN21 : Energy security for cities

  The heating and cooling sector uses approximately 50% of the energy in the EU making it important in the energy transition (...)

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[Video] - Unlocking the community bioenergy potential

This short video explains in 2 minutes concepts such as biomass / bioenergy, energy communities and introduces BECoop and (...)

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BECoop self-assessment tool supports the development of cooperative/community bioenergy projects

Earlier studies realised by BECoop, a project funded by the Horizon 2020 programme, showed that the knowledge and acceptance (...)

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BECoop technical, business and financial reports and factsheets for (bio)energy community stakeholders

BECoop reports and factsheets present bioenergy heating technologies as well as business and financial aspects, guiding the (...)

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Discover newsletter #9 of D2GRIDS project!

In this newsletter, we invite you to discover the extension of the D2GRIDS project, the news and events of the sector, and (...)

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New innovative demonstrator on one of the D2GRIDS pilot sites

  As part of the European D2Grids project, which is part of the Interreg North West Europe program, the first advanced therma (...)

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An innovative heating and cooling grid in the city of Genk!

With its wide range of innovative assets, the Open Thor living lab is a leading European Innovation Environment. It brings (...)

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Stakeholder survey: Urban Heating and Cooling Transition

Making the energy transition a reality is going to be one of the key challenges in the coming years, and even more so for (...)

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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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A 21st-century reinvention of the electric grid is crucial for solving the climate change crisis

Integrating solar panels with farming can provide partial shade for plants. Werner Slocum/NREL   Charles F. Kutscher, (...)