LTDH-district heating going live with valuable lessons learned - COOL DH newsletter #3

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We have entered a new decade and 2020 is an important year to make sure that we start phasing out fossil fuels more quickly than ever before. One of many ways to face this challenge is to reduce the consumption of fossil fuels in heating buildings.…
Picture of participants at panel debate on energy restructuring in Brussels.

COOL DH mentioned at EU panel debate on energy restructuring

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As part of the European Week of Regions and Cities, the Greater Copenhagen EU Office organised a panel debate on energy restructuring in collaboration with five other regional offices from Poland, Spain, Sweden, Belgium, Ireland and Germany. Marie-Louise…
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…

Don’t miss our webinars on 17th and 19th September

Welcome to join these webinars on business models, legislation frameworks and COOL DH-innovations. Also available for later viewing.

Prototype for new multimedia pipe types for LTDH distribution system

This deliverable investigates the possibility of implementing a heat recovery system in the distribution pipes of a district heating network. The aim with the multimedia pipes is to minimise the heat losses from the distribution pipes.

Draft design manual for new pipe components for LTDH distribution systems underground

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The implementation of LTDH network and the development of the DH pipes production allow the use of in flexible plastic pipes also for main lines. This deliverable provides the draft of the installation manual of the new pipe components for LTDH distribution systems in Høje-Taastrup and Lund.

Calculator on savings for new high-efficient pipe types for internal distribution in buildings

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This deliverable presents the calculation tool and guidelines for calculating the heat loss from the distribution pipes in buildings.