District cooling to cut Qatar’s carbon emissions

By District Energy posted 08-10-2021 17:04


The Peninsula


General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has said that the district cooling system, the most energy-efficient air-conditioning system, is expected to reduce nearly 10 million tonnes of carbon emission in 15 years.

The growing use of district cooling system boosts Qatar’s commitment to reducing its carbon emissions. The district cooling system is among the most modern and sustainable cooling systems available, and is expected to reduce carbon emissions by an estimated 10 million tonnes between 2015 and 2030, Kahramaa said in a tweet. The district cooling system covers 19% of total cooling capacity in Qatar accounting over one million tonnes, which is expected to reach 24% by 2030, according to Kahramaa.

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