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EU investigates Polish public support for district heating upgrades

The Commission has concerns the planned support may not be in line with EU state aid rules as it does not meet the ‘efficient district heating’ criteria set out in the Energy Efficiency Directive

Businesses offered £2.2m to develop affordable urban heat networks

The deadline for applications is 4th November 2019

New £6m district heating network fired up in Stirling

The facility is expected to save around 381 tonnes of carbon a year – equivalent to 1.5 million miles driven in an average petrol car

Fife Council fires up £24m district heating network

It provides low carbon heating by using the steam from RWE’s biomass combined heat and power plant at Markinch

West Sussex fired up for heat network project

A feasibility study will look into whether the project is viable from a technical and financial perspective

New €400m ‘fossil free’ district heating networks planned for Amsterdam

People in the city currently receive part of their heating and hot water needs from Vattenfall’s Diemen power station

Siemens to launch smart pay-as-you-go service for district heating

The cloud-based software is expected to reduce costs by £1m over 10 years

Scotland set for first major water source heat pump project

The Queen’s Quay regeneration project in Clydebank will be delivered by Vital Energi

Finnish facility develops carbon-negative district heat

The process uses pyrolysis to create biochar and capture carbon dioxide from the air

Hamburg to buy district heating network from Vattenfall for €950m

The Swedish power company currently owns 74.9% while the city holds a 25.1% minority stake