Big job increase in the district heating industry

Press release:
According to the district heating sector’s new industry statistics, the number of employees in the district heating sector has grown by 18 percent over the last four years.

The number of employees in the district heating sector has grown from 8,600 in 2012 to 10,200 in 2016. The progress […]

April 20th, 2017|

Innovative District Heating and Cooling Solutions to City Challenges – Seminar in Paris on 8 June 2017


The French law on energy transition has set the objective of increasing the quantity of distributed renewable heat and cold by five by 2030. District heating and cooling (DHC) has therefore become a priority in the development of renewable sources among French regions/cities and an essential focus area in […]

April 19th, 2017|

Danish district energy alliance meets five North American universities to discuss district energy

In the middle of February, the District Energy Alliance (DEA), along with a delegation of companies associated with the DEA, hit the road to visit a group of U.S. campuses that are in the process of developing and implementing district energy systems. After warm welcomes at MIT and Harvard, […]

April 19th, 2017|

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions fell 1.7% in 2016

April 10, 2017–Perry Lindstrom reports in the U.S. Energy Information Administration publication “TODAY IN ENERGY”: that U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in 2016 totaled 5,170 million metric tons (MMmt), 1.7% below their 2015 levels, after dropping 2.7% between 2014 and 2015. These recent decreases are consistent with a […]

April 18th, 2017|

Ramboll to help Belgium with waste-to-energy expertise

An agreement was signed last week with one of Belgium’s leading waste management companies to exchange know-how.

Ramboll has agreed to help ISVAG in Antwerp in providing know-how about the role waste-to-energy can play in the development of district heating to ensure best practice is applied in the implementation of […]

April 10th, 2017|

DBDH person and DBDH member of the year

At DBDH´s annual general assembly on March 30 at Christiansborg, “DBDH member of the year” was elected. The honour went to ROSS Offshore represented by Lars Andersen. ROSS is an active member of DBDH and is visible at most of DBDH’s activities.

Also, a “DBDH person of the year” was elected. This year the title went […]

April 10th, 2017|

£24m awarded for UK heat network investment

The UK government has awarded £24 million for nine district heat network infrastructure projects around the country.

Four projects in London, two in Manchester and one each in Sheffield, Crawley and Colchester will receive a share of the £24 million to support construction.

A further £200k has been awarded to four […]

April 10th, 2017|

Workshop: Enhancing West Danish district heating export

In the beginning of April, West Danish district heating technology providers, utilities, and region representatives gathered to discuss how to enhance west Danish district heating export and how to attract foreign delegations.

The workshop featured speeches by Kamstrup and House of Energy, who spoke on how they attracted foreign delegations. […]

April 7th, 2017|

Energy efficient pumping solutions for solar district heating

DESMI has supplied energy efficient, in-line, vertical NSL centrifugal pumps for one of the world’s largest solar heating plants: The Dronninglund Solar Thermal (District Heating) Plant in the northern part of Denmark.

This particular solar district heating plant has a water thermal storage reservoir of 60,000 m³. 2,982 solar panels […]

April 7th, 2017|

Fjernvarmeindustrien’s annual energy conference at Christiansborg

On March 30, the Danish District Heating Industry held its annual energy conference.

“Denmark is a pioneer in the field of green transition and energy efficiency. This position must be maintained as it also has great significance […]

April 6th, 2017|
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