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2019 IDEA District Energy, CHP, Microgrids
Campus & Downtown Systems and Operations Questionnaire

Overview

Your completing this questionnaire will help IDEA in our efforts to educate important stakeholders and advance the district energy industry in North America. Please fill out the sections that are relevant to your system.

Data Confidentiality

The capacity data provided to IDEA by respondents will be made publicly available in detail or aggregate form. Operational and performance data will be treated as confidential, and system identity will be anonymized. Any analysis of such data will only be provided in the aggregate.

Thank you for your contribution.

Response Deadline: Friday, December 18, 2020

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Instructions

a)    Please download the Questionnaire from the IDEA website.  (the questionnaire will download as an Excel file)
b)    Please complete the sections of the questionnaire that apply to your system.
c)    Please save the completed Questionnaire Excel file with your Organizations name (e.g. MIT_2019_data.xlsx) and send by email to data.idea@districtenergy.org.
d)    Please send in any questions you may have to data.idea@districtenergy.org.
e)    The Questionnaire includes the following sections.

1. Contact Information
2. System Name and Location
3. Ownership Type and Ownership Model
4. System Overview
5. Generation Capacity
6. Central Plant Generation Equipment
7. Central Plant Distribution
8. Annual Production and Fuel

To access these sections individually, click on the section boxes within the questionnaire to navigate to them directly.

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Map of District Energy in North America

The district energy industry in North America continues to see growth in installed capacity as well as the number of systems currently operating. IDEA collects and compiles data for systems across North America, including heating capacity, cooling capacity, and CHP capacity, in order to better understand trends and patterns in the district energy industry.

The following interactive map shows the geographic dispersion of district energy systems in North America, the United States, and Canada, as of 2015. 

Map of District Energy in North America

The district energy industry in North America continues to see growth in installed capacity as well as the number of systems currently operating. IDEA collects and compiles data for systems across North America, including heating capacity, cooling capacity, and CHP capacity, in order to better understand trends and patterns in the district energy industry.

The following interactive map shows the geographic dispersion of district energy systems in North America, the United States, and Canada, as of 2015.