View from the roof of the spectacular Amager power plant in Copenhagen.

Joint workshop for COOL DH and Upgrade DH

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An innovation workshop was held in Copenhagen on 9th and 10th of October with participants from the two EU projects COOL DH and Upgrade DH. One main purpose of EU projects is to exchange knowledge across the borders. During a workshop combined…
Gabriele Pesce from Euroheat & Power talking about COOL DH at a workshop in Brussels on 2 October 2019.

COOL DH presented at policy workshop on waste heat recovery investments

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The heat being wasted across Europe could cover 100% of our buildings’ needs. District heating and cooling networks can utilise excess heat available from various sources, including excess heat from urban facilities (i.e. data centres, sewage…

Conference about the future of thermal grids

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During the conference “The Future of Thermal Grids” held in Malmö, Sweden, on 24th September 2019 low temperature district heating and cooling systems were discussed – among other the COOL DH project. Smart, low temperature district…
Science Village Scandinavia

The world’s largest LTDH network officially opened

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On Tuesday 24th September the world’s largest low temperature district heating network was inaugurated in Brunnshög, the sustainable future district in the northeast part of Lund, Sweden. Science Village Scandinavia’s conference facility…
Per-Olof Johansson Kallioniemi from Lund University

Improved use of individual metering concepts

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In COOL DH we have studied how to improve individual metering concepts and ways of using gathered data for billing district heating. In the report Improved use of individual metering concepts, we provide an overview of regulations on district heating metering and billing in Sweden and Denmark and an overview on applications to use on customer’s meter readings for energy efficiency improvements.

Technical specifications for substation solutions for single family units

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This report aims to give an overview of the technical solutions that fulfil the energy and the safety requirements for domestic hot water systems in low-temperature district heating networks.
Visualisation of XplorionLunds Kommun Fasitghets AB

Welcome to COOL DH newsletter #2

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The COOL DH-project is now closing its innovation process phase, which focused on different installation solutions for consumers, the distribution side and the production side.
Emanuele Zilio

New design concepts for optimisation of LTDH distribution systems

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In this report you will learn about the design process of a low-temperature district heating network, highlighting the design factors that lead to reduction of heat losses in the distribution pipes. To demonstrate the technology, two real-scale demonstration projects are described in Høje-Taastrup, Denmark and in Lund, Sweden. Emanuele Zilio, engineer at COWI A/S, gave a short interview to summarize the report

Solutions for local integration of renewable energy sources (RES)

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This deliverable summarizes and gives an overview of existing and newly developed technical solutions used for the domestic hot water production that can be implemented in low temperature or ultra-low temperature district heating networks, and that can increase the share of renewable energy in the building sector.

Invitation to external partners to be part of a test bed for Low Temperature District Heating

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Kraftringen is building a unique low temperature district heating network. We invite external partners to demonstrate various innovative products and practises in this grid. The test bed is under development, but we are open for ideas from…