Tag Archives: District Energy

Savo-Solar delivers solar thermal heating systems in Finland

March 24, 2017-Savo-Solar Plc has announced via Nasdaq Global Wire that solar thermal solutions are gaining more interest also in Finland and Savo-Solar has received an increasing number of requests for quotation. The company has recently won several projects for … Continue reading

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NRG Yield breaks ground on Uptown Energy Center Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH–Mar. 7, 2017– Recognizing its many environmental and economic benefits, today NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE: NYLD/YNLD.A) broke ground on a new District Energy Center in Pittsburgh’s Uptown District. UPMC Mercy will be the Center’s first and anchor customer, and provides … Continue reading

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Thousands to see energy bill cuts in Gateshead with new powerhouse launch

As reported in itv News, homes and businesses will see cut to their energy bills with the launch of a new powerhouse in Gateshead. The first of its kind and scale in the North East, The District Energy Centre on … Continue reading

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Energy Minister opens new Gateshead ‘Powerhouse’

The Gateshead Council announced the opening of the new Gateshead Powerhouse, which it calls “A ground-breaking energy scheme that will cut energy bills and carbon emissions for homes and businesses in Gateshead.” the facility was officially launched March 2  by … Continue reading

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What’s at the top of your DE/CHP/microgrid project wish list?

Senate Democrats and Trump Administration have offered respective plans to rebuild and renew infrastructure to stir job growth. IDEA is developing a list of potential district energy/CHP/microgrid projects for consideration in pending Federal Infrastructure Plan. Please click here to download … Continue reading

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Halifax wants to use thermal energy from waste water treatment plant to heat future Cogswell buildings

Zane Woodford reports in the Halifax Metro that Halifax hopes to create up to 1,600 residential units, six acres of development, six acres of street space, four acres of public space, and three kilometers of bike lanes at what is … Continue reading

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District energy scheme to get £1m boost from demand side response

Lucinda Dann reports in Gas Power Heat Systems Network that the Gateshead District Energy Scheme is to receive a £1 million boost from providing demand side response (DSR) to National Grid through a new partnership with demand response company Flexitricity. … Continue reading

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Duquesne University eastern campus boundary Stevenson Street to face closures in coming months due to district energy plant construction

Brandon Addeo reports in the Duquesne Duke on construction by NRG Energy that will affect Stevenson Street on the eastern boundary of Duquesne University Campus that will begin around March. Both Duquesne University and NRG Energy are members of the … Continue reading

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Leading the charge in district energy in Australia

In an Australian first, Electric Comms Data (ECD) reports that the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has signed an agreement with Brookfield Energy Australia that will see the supply of cooling thermal energy under Broadway from the Central Park Thermal … Continue reading

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Denmark’s district energy encourages Texas environmentalists

Alex Samuels reports in the Texas Tribune that in Marstal, Denmark, a concept known as district energy — a community-owned nonprofit solar heating plant — has encouraged a shift from fossil fuels. Environmentalists and energy efficiency advocates said they hope … Continue reading

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