11th Newsletter - July 2014
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Overview
21/07/2014

it is a moment of good confidence in the development of solar district heating at European level. Good contributions and intense discussions at the second International Solar District Heating Conference in Hamburg in June this year confirmed an increased interest in large scale solar heating plants and a growing number of realizations also outside of Denmark. Market actors and institutions start new efforts. Demo plants and business models as presented in this newsletter are important means for developing the market.

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July 2014

 


20/07/2014

A new 2000 m² solar thermal plant connected to a district heating net planned for next year in Chemnitz, Germany

19/07/2014

Unique Austrian Civic Participation Model for solar thermal plants has almost reached its limit of 1.5 Mio Euro Investments.

18/07/2014
The jury of the 10th European Urban and regional Planning Awards, which focused on the theme of energy, announced its winners on 5 May 2014 in Brussels (Belgium). Four projects are rewarded equally. For France, the price was awarded to the solar neighborhood Triangle Sud in Montmelian.

17/07/2014
An initial evaluation indicates that designed heat demands, as well as the overall system performance including expected solar contribution, are likely to be met.

06/07/2014
Around 110 experts in solar thermal energy and district heating from 13 countries met at the 2nd International Solar District Heating Conference on 3 and 4 June 2014 in Hamburg to exchange experiences and discuss common strategies.

06/07/2014

Denmark is a front runner when it comes to solar heating on the large scale. ARCON Solar from Skørping/Denmark has just signed an agreement to install what will be the world’s largest solar thermal installation with no less than 52 491 m² solar collectors to be established in Vojens.

06/07/2014
Savosolar and Løgumkloster Fjernvarme have signed a contract on 10 July 2014 for 7 300 m² of collector area to be installed at Løgumkloster district heating plant in the south of Denmark.

05/07/2014
14 organizations from 5 EU countries had their first meeting on 14-15 April in Rome to kick-off the new project 'SmartReFlex', supported by the Intelligent Energy Europe Programme.
04/07/2014
Because of a lack of turnover, Danish collector manufacturer and turnkey solar thermal system supplier Sunmark had to file for bankruptcy on 10 February 2014.
04/07/2014

The Italian antitrust authority presented the results of the district heating inquiry aimed at verifying the presence of critical issues in market competition in the district heating sector. The consultation started because of some citizens’ / consumers associations’ complaints.

04/07/2014

The Repowermap showing specific examples of renewable District Heating and Cooling (DHC) has got new entries since the launch of the SUNSTORE4 website.

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