district heating and cooling

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Initial situation:  Monolithics walls, flat roof, wooden windows with double glass.The building was constructed in 1986.  Although the building was relatiely new it suffered from various problem:  the exterior walls of the building leaked under lateral rainfall.  An energy audit was done and read as follows: wall cracks causing leaks and blow-though, non-thickened ceramsit-concrete points in walls allowing water permeability.
Post date: 28 Dec 2011
Type: Case

apartment building in VilniusInitial situation: The building was constructed 1968.  Brick walls, flat roof, wooden windows with double glazingHeat supply:     Heat substation with hot water preparation in the buildingMeasures:   Modernization of heat substation, roof insulation, window replacement in apartments.Benefits/Results:Energy consumption:     Before renovation -     381,33 MWh/yearAfter renovation -     243,26 MWh/yearEnergy savings -     33%
Post date: 28 Dec 2011
Type: Case

Apartment building in Kaunas.
Post date: 28 Dec 2011
Type: Case

Apartment building in VilniusInitial situation:  Building constructed in 1966.  There were numerous problems:  the roof was in poor shape, leakage from ceilings of top floors, humidity from the permeable seams of external side-walls despite patching annually, the functioning of old boiler houses was inefficient,  funding accumulated by the homeowners for the operation and renovation of the house was insufficient for bigger investments, support from other sources was required.
Post date: 28 Dec 2011
Type: Case

RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGSFacility:  District heating system for local community (4.300 users) Planina, KranjInitial situation:Out of date district heating built in the period 1972-1988 (heating and hot water)
Post date: 23 Dec 2011
Type: Case

Post date: 26 Aug 2011
Type: Publication

This paper will focus on small cogeneration units for use in single-family houses (“micro CHP”) and will discuss Market segments to be addressed Operation strategy possibilities (for CHP operation and other services) System design and sizing (control, heat storage, water side coupling) Technologies available (advantages, disadvantages, matureness, key performance parameters) Ownership and service/maintenance models
Post date: 26 Aug 2011
Type: Publication

UPDATE 13 03 2013:  This publication has been transferred to a new url link as the SecRHC-Platform EU Project developed a new website.You can see the relevant BUILD UP publication item here with the new url link.
Post date: 19 Jul 2011
Type: Publication

Post date: 19 Aug 2010
Type: Tool