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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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Discover newsletter #10 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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Data centers, the new way of heating districts?

Data centers can replace existing heating plants in a district heating system if the right cooling technology is used (liquid (...)

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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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5th generation heat networks: 5 key performance indicators to evaluate the performance of your system

In September 21, partners of the European project D2GRIDS gathered for a three-day sprint session. The objective? Determine (...)

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How collective self-consumption can support the creation of 5th generation district heating and cooling

The integration of renewable energy in the energy mix of 5th generation heating and cooling networks can be a challenging (...)

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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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EU policies to decarbonise homes will benefit low-income households across Europe

European Green Deal policies to increase energy renovations and the uptake of clean heating in homes, combined with a smart (...)

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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 (...)