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New statistics available on the heating systems used in Germany

The German heating system market is changing. During the past few years heat pumps and district heating systems have gained momentum in new homes. A statistical survey by the AG Energiebilanzen performed for the Federal Ministry of Economy and Energy shows that 20% of new houses are equipped with heat pumps while 22% have district heating systems installed. Furthermore, in 6% of new houses wood and wood pellet boilers are placed. The leading systems are however still gas boilers used in 50% of the new houses.