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FEDARENE Info 50 – Focus on District Heating and Cooling

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Our 2021 Spring Edition of the FEDARENE Info is out!

 

This season, we focus on District Heating and Cooling – a sector that could become one of the most important contributors to the EU Green Deal and Energy Transition. Heating and cooling drives half of the energy consumption in Europe. However, more than two thirds of demand is met with fossil fuels. Changing the conventional fossil paradigm in heating and cooling is essential for reaching the EU decarbonisation goals.

 

District heating is one of the most promising options to decarbonise the heating sector and urban environments in general, and is therefore crucial to reach European and global climate goals. Yet, several EU Countries are still facing challenges in implementing this technology: old and inefficient infrastructure, unreliability (...)

 

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