Daily Archives: February 2, 2017

NIB finances district heating system upgrades in Sävsjö, Sweden

The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the Swedish local energy company Njudung Energi Sävsjö AB (formerly Sävsjö Energi AB) have signed a long-term loan agreement of SEK 40 million (EUR 4 million) for upgrades to the district heating system in … Continue reading

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Tabreed’s 2016 full year net profit increases 6% to AED 367 Million

Zawya reports that UAE based National Central Cooling Company PJSC (DFM: Tabreed), the leading regional district cooling utility company, released its audited 2016 financial results on January 30. Tabreed is a member of the International District Energy Association (IDEA). The … Continue reading

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Renewables: Europe on track to reach its 20% target by 2020

Brussels, 1 February 2017—The European Commission has just published the following Renewable Energy progress report. How is Europe performing in renewable energy? Having achieved a share of 16% renewables in its final energy consumption in 2014 and an estimated share … Continue reading

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Innovating urban energy: making cities smarter

Power Engineering International recently published the following article, which is part of a paper prepared by Alan Thomson and Stephen Cook of Arup on behalf of the World Energy Council. Arup is a member of the International District Energy Association … Continue reading

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Trump Administration floats list of top 50 infrastructure projects

The Trump Administration has issued a list of top 50 “Emergency and National Security” infrastructure projects. Total cost of the projects is estimated at $137.5B total, of which the administration says 50% will be privately funded.  More…

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