8th Newsletter - May 2013
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Overview
07/05/2013
Our first conference on Solar District Heating, which took place on 9-10 April 2013 in Malmö, Sweden, created great international interest and attracted 120 participants from 19 countries. In this newsletter you will find more and detailed information about the interesting conference contributions and discussions held, but also about other new initiatives on Solar District Heating and new plants coming up in Europe and worldwide. We hope to awake your interest in our activities. Don't hesitate to get in touch with us for any further information.

Your SDH-Project Team
May 2013
07/05/2013

With 120 participants from 19 countries and many different backgrounds, the first Solar District Heating conference in Malmö, Sweden was a success. Presentations are available under the documents section of the SDH website.

07/05/2013

What will (at least for a short period) be the world’s largest solar thermal plant for district heating is now being constructed in Dronninglund in Denmark.

07/05/2013

After six years of planning and building, the Second World War bunker which will deliver district heat to a district of Hamburg thanks to a combination of solar thermal collectors, large heat storage and other environmentally friendly energies has been inaugurated in March 2013 for the International Building Exhibition IBA.

07/05/2013

The solar district heating guidelines provide technical and non-technical thematic information about the implementation process of solar district heating plants. A new factsheet describes available calculation tools that can be used during the preliminary investigations. All solar district heating guidelines are available to download here.

07/05/2013

The new committee called 'Smart Cities' aims at deepening innovation issues. AIRU members take part voluntarily into the committee, sharing experiences and know-how and investigating new technical opportunities.

07/05/2013
Josef Robert Straninger, Country Coordinator of the Competence Center Renewable Energies at UniCredit Leasing, answered to solarthermalworld.org about the necessary steps for a successful financing of a large-scale solar thermal plant. The interview can be found here.
Participate in the upcoming SDH events
Participate in the upcoming SDH events

Save the date! The 5th International Solar District Heating Conference will take place on 11 and 12 April 2018 in Graz, Austria.

See our event calender for other upcoming events

NEW Brochure and Project Leaflets
NEW Brochure and Project Leaflets
European Large Scale Solar Heating Plant Database
European Large Scale Solar Heating Plant Database
Download all SDH guidelines in one file
Download all SDH guidelines in one file
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SDH related projects
SDH related projects

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