District Heating Articles

  • District Heating - Case Study

    We want to offer a safe workplace! The network, which consists of a total of 105 miles, is from 1965 and thus one of the oldest in Sweden. Several studies have come to the conclusion that the best way to get away from problems such as corrosion would be to remove the chambers where the problems and risks are greatest, but because of the high maintenance costs, there is no economy for this. - ...


    By Airwatergreen AB

  • Heat Exchanger Package/Skid

    Accessen GU series heat exchanger package is a complete set of district heating control equipment integrated with the plate heat exchanger, circulating pump, makeup pump, thermometer, pressure gauge, various sensors, piping, valves, and industrial controls. Electrophoresis coating provides a uniformed finish on the inside of the pipelines and welding seams which in turn also greatly improves the ...


    By Accessen

  • Project Kaunas Combined Heat and Power Plant - Case Study

    26 MWh    Kaunas, Lithuania 2018 March 24    Main equipment Fuel supply system - overground warehouse with moving platforms Fuel combustion system - Saxlund combustion grate with water-tube steam boiler Additional heat generation equipment - flue gas condensing economizer (FGCE) ...


    By Axis Technologies

  • CHP Goes Green Project - Case Study

    The driving forces seen behind the project “CHP goes Green” are on the one hand the limited energy resources in general, as well as the limitation of biomass resources, and on the other hand the need to increase the use of renewable energy resources in the conventional heat supply as well as to increase the share of heat supplied by cogeneration. The advantage of the use of biomass in ...


    By COGEN Europe

  • District heating reduces carbon footprint – Case Study

    District heating is a system for distributing heat generated from a centralized location for residential and commercial heating requirements. The heat is often obtained from a cogeneration plant that burns fossil fuels, but increasingly these plants are transitioning to biomass. According to recent research, district heating is one of the cheapest methods of reducing carbon on the planet and has ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • District heating in municipal complex Guillem de Montgrí (Torroella de Montgrí - Girona) - Case Study

    District heating to supply heat to various municipal buildings in Torroella de Montgrí (Girona) The energy produced is supplied to the school, day care center and sports center. The existing heating equipment is maintained as support equipment in each building 60 + 250 + 130kW. Main Data ...


    By EVOWORLD GmbH

  • District heating in municipal complex (Maçanet de Cabrenys - Girona) - Case Study

    District heating to supply heat to various municipal buildings in Maçanet de Cabrenys (Girona) The energy produced is supplied to the school, day care center and dependencies of the town hall. The existing heating equipment is maintained as support equipment in each building. Main Data ...


    By EVOWORLD GmbH

  • District heating in the Les Cremades municipal complex (Caldes de Montbui - Barcelona) - Case Study

    District heating to supply heat to various municipal buildings in Caldes de Montbui (Barcelona) The energy produced is supplied to school, nursery, sports center and municipal swimming pool. There is a support system using 800kW gas boilers. Main Data of the ...


    By EVOWORLD GmbH

  • An integrated approach to energy metering

    Ultrasonic flowmeters are replacing their mechanical predecessors for better functionality and increased flexibility ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • Large elements for CHP on a trip through Helsingør`s streets

    A 27 meter long condenser was the largest of the many steel and glass fiber elements that were transported from the state port to the construction site on the outskirts of the city. The renewal of Helsingør Kraftvarmeværk really put its mark on Helsingør's streets yesterday ...


    By GCER

  • Clyde Gateway DHIP Project New Development District heat network support - Case Study

    LCITP The Low Carbon Infrastructure Transition Programmes aim is to develop initiatives across Scotland that reduce Greenhouse emissions and maximise the potential economic benefits of the sector. Scotland’s decarbonisation program is already held as a leading example of good practice in Europe and with an ambition for the countries power supply to be 100% green by 2020 ...

  • CHP Sizing: why Goldilocks style guesswork isn`t enough

    In storyworld, Goldilocks would stroll into the plant room and state "this CHP's too big", "this CHP's too small", "ahh ... this CHP is just right" – happy ever after. The end. But in the real word, the tricky issue of CHP sizing isn't quite so straightforward. This can be a tough lesson for some ...


    By Centrica Business Solutions

  • Timing is everything - Getting your heat network plan to work

    For affordable housing providers, maintaining heating and hot water supplies to residents is one of the biggest challenges; especially when it comes to frequently involving the care of vulnerable user groups, and routinely gaining access to occupied properties.  Although communal heating schemes (featuring shared boiler plant or other more sustainable heat sources) can offer significant ...


    By Switch2 Energy Limited

  • Skærbækværket / Skaerbaek Power Plant 2 x 154 MW Biomass-Fired Boilers - Case study

    Fredericia, Denmark Babcocfc & Wilcox Velund (B&W Volund) designed, manufactured and commissioned two biomass boilers for the Skaerbaekvaerket power plant in Denmark. The project allows the combined heating and power plant to supply approximately 60.000 households with dean and reliable district heating and electicity while reducing CO/ emissions. Plant ...


    By Dürr MEGTEC, LLC

  • How heat network providers can raise standards with the Heat Trust

    Community and district heating specialist Switch2 Energy has published a free guide to help heat network providers to meet the best practice standards of the Heat Trust. The eGuide, titled 'A Heat Supply You Can Trust' is available free to download. It explains how heat suppliers can raise quality and ...


    By Switch2 Energy Limited

  • Hardware Solutions to Monitor Gas and Thermal Energy

    Why Monitor Gas and Thermal Energy? Hang on, are you telling me you are an energy manager that’s only worried about electricity!? Let’s take a step back and realise that gas represents nearly 40% of the total energy consumed in the industrial and service sectors in Europe. That’s almost half, you guys! ...


    By DEXMA

  • Free eguide explains latest changes to heat network UK regulations

    Community heating specialist Switch2 Energy Limited has published a guide to the latest legislative changes affecting the UK's communal energy and district heating schemes and what they mean for heat suppliers. Important updates to the ...


    By Switch2 Energy Limited

  • A Guide to District Heating Ireland

    Following on from last week’s conference, please find below the link to A Guide to District Heating Ireland, which has been developed by Dublin’s energy agency Codema on behalf of the Irish Bioenergy Association and Tom Bruton of BioXL.  The guide aims to understand district heating and its ...

  • Newbuild Power Station in Karlsruhe - Case Study

    EnBW is one of the biggest German energy suppliers. A major new build bituminous coal fired power plant construction project is the new boiler number 8 of the Rheinhafen Dampfkraftwerk (RDK) in Karlsruhe. The new boiler will have a capacity of 912 MWel with a heating capacity of 220 MWth. The unit will be erected beside the existing units RDK4s and RDK7 and have a net efficiency of > 46% ...

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