Welcome to www.solar-district-heating.eu, the website of the Intelligent Energy Europe 'SDHtake-off - Solar District Heating in Europe' and 'SDHplus – New Business Opportunities for Solar District Heating and Cooling' project! These projects are supporting the market rollout of solar district heating in Europe.
This website provides you with updated news and informations on solar district heating as well as projects products and services presented here according to the projects progress.
Solar district heating for a Wilhelminian district in Chemnitz
A new 2000 m² solar thermal plant connected to a district heating net planned for next year in Chemnitz, Germany
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Great success for SOLID Invest: Kick-off for Austria´s first solar civic participation project
Unique Austrian Civic Participation Model for solar thermal plants has almost reached its limit of 1.5 Mio Euro Investments.
Montmelian and its future solar ecodistrict win the 10th European Urban and regional Planning Awards
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.
Solar heated building area in Vallda Heberg, Sweden, meets expectations
An initial evaluation indicates that designed heat demands, as well as the overall system performance including expected solar contribution, are likely to be met.
2nd International SDH Conference: solar thermal connects to district heating
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.
The world's largest solar heating plant to be established in Vojens, Denmark
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.
Savo-Solar Oy delivers solar district heating field to Danish district heating company in Løgumkloster
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.
SmartReFlex – A new EU project to promote district heating from renewables
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.
Denmark: From Sunmark to Sunmark Solutions
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.
Results of the Italian antitrust authority inquiry on district heating
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.
Thanks for your participation in the 2nd International SDH Conference. Please find all presentations and materials here.
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Discover other european RTD and policy projects related to solar district heating:
e.g. the FP7 demonstration project Sunstore 4
or IEE projects UrbanSolPlus, UP-RES and more