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Heating and Cooling planning made easier with Hotmaps!

Heating and Cooling planning made easier with Hotmaps!

A soon to be released software to speed up energy planning at local level

District Heating and Cooling (DHC) has many advantages, the best one being that it can be extremely energy efficient. DHC planning though is not easy, […]

Fostering District Heating and Cooling in European Cities

Fostering District Heating and Cooling in European Cities

Policy recommendations from the HEATNET project

You have probably heard about the advantages of District Heating and Cooling systems : they increase energy efficiency, reduce CO2 emissions and contribute to the development […]

Better data can grant cities more ownership

Better data can grant cities more ownership

Exploring Marseille's seawater-based heating project

Marseille’s eco-district of Îlot Allar uses seawater for heating and cooling through a new private initiative: Massileo. This renewable technology is likely to expand in […]

What future for district heating in Eastern European countries? Possible anwsers with the case of Brasov, Romania

What future for district heating in Eastern European countries? Possible anwsers with the case of Brasov, Romania

District heating in general is seen as an important opportunity to decarbonise the heating sector, especially in urban areas, and therefore important to reach European […]

Encounter with our georgian member, Rustavi

Encounter with our georgian member, Rustavi

On 28 and 29 November 2017, in Tbilisi (Georgia), some 20 selected journalists from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia and Moldova participated in a workshop organised by […]

Paris climate agreement: Words needing strong action

Paris climate agreement: Words needing strong action

The UN Climate conference COP21 is over. And now? What remains of the euphoria that filled the plenary hall at the end of two intense […]

New Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy: EU Institutions strengthen alliance with cities

New Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy: EU Institutions strengthen alliance with cities

Hundreds of city representatives flocked to the European Parliament yesterday 15 October for the 2015 Covenant Ceremony launching the New Integrated Covenant of Mayors for […]

It is still not too late to act. It will take a far-reaching vision, it will take courage, it will take fierce, fierce determination to act now, to lay the foundations where we may not know all the details about how to shape the ceiling.

Greta Thunberg, Climate activist

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