Market & Policy projects
The following projects treat market & policy issues of fields that are closely related to solar district heating. We recommend to consider the tools and results which were produced in these projects when you are developing solar district heating in your country or community.   


  progRESsHEAT
  The progRESsHEAT project aims at assisting local, regional, national and EU political leaders in developing policy and strategies to ensure a quick and efficient deployment of renewables in heating and cooling networks.

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  CoolHeating
 

The CoolHeating project promotes the implementation of 'small modular renewable heating and cooling grids' for communities in South-Eastern Europe.

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  Smartreflex - 100% RES district heating and cooling
  The SmartReFlex project aims at increasing the diffusion of smart and flexible district heating and cooling (DHC) systems, basing on high shares of renewable energy sources (RES), in European cities.

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   Stratego - Enhanced heating & cooling plans
 

The STRATEGO project aims at helping national and local authorities develop enhanced Heating & Cooling plans.

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   BUILD UP - Energy solutions for better buildings
 

BUILD UP promotes the effective implementation of energy saving measures in buildings and offers free access to a wide range of information on best practices, technologies and legislation for energy reduction.

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ProSTO - Best Practice Implementation of Solar Thermal Obligations

 

The objective of the action was to boost the use of solar thermal systems in the European countries by promoting an efficient implementation of solar thermal obligations. Practical tools have been created for preparing and implementing an STO.

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RESCUE - REnewable Smart Cooling for Urban Europe

 

The RESCUE project (REnewable Smart Cooling for Urban Europe) is dealing with the key challenges of the development and implementation of district cooling using low and zero carbon emitting sources.

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UP-RES - Urban Planners with Renewable Energy Skills

 

The UP-RES project (Urban Planners with Renewable Energy Skills) focused on training for urban and regional planners.

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UrbanSolPlus - Solar Thermal in Major Renovations and Protected Urban Areas

 

The UrbanSolPlus project aims at allowing a major diffusion of solar thermal, reducing the barriers to its use in major renovations in multi-family buildings located in urban and/or protected areas.

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SDH related projects
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