H2020 progRESsHEAT

We are now in the third week of the #h2020Buildings campaign on Twitter, highlighting some European funded projects related to heating and cooling; namely  
Post date: 18 Aug 2017
Type: Note

Opportunities and challenges for renewable energies     The proposal for a revised Directive on renewable energy from the European Commission includes a new article on district heating and cooling. This article (Article 24) also foresees the non-discriminatory access to district heating and cooling systems for renewable heating and cooling supply. Some proponents expect an important push for renewable energy from this provision. Others see severe problems due to the essential differences between electricity and district heating grids.  
Post date: 17 May 2017
Type: Event

Renewable energy in district heating & cooling: Litoměřice (Czech Republic) - Best practices, success factors and recommendations on actions and policies    This report, released by the progRESsHEAT project - fostering the use of renewable energies for heating and cooling- identifies success factors for the promotion of renewable heating and cooling systems (RES-H/C) technologies.   Key questions answered in the report:  
Post date: 23 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

This report, released by the progRESsHEAT project - fostering the use of renewable energies for heating and cooling- provides an overview of existing political framework conditions, current targets, policy instruments and measures as well as involved stakeholders for the six case study countries and municipalities involved in the project as well as on EU level.
Post date: 9 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

The progRESsHEAT project aims at assisting policy makers at the local, regional, national and EU- level in developing integrated, effective and efficient policy strategies to achieve a rapid and widespread penetration of renewable and efficient heating and cooling systems.
Post date: 9 Nov 2016
Type: Link