Search

1 to 10 of 16
Sort by

Blog Entry
Southeast London in line to gain new heat network

Diarmaid Williams, Decentralized Energy Summary The borough of Lewisham in southeast London is examining the potential for a new district heat network . The borough has taken the first steps in developing the project with energy potentially being generated from the area’s waste...


Blog Entry
Tri-generation in action: King’s Cross’ district cooling network goes live

Cambridge Network Image: The cooling pod at King's Cross. Photo - John Sturrock Summary Metropolitan’s district cooling network at King’s Cross, London’s most vibrant neighbourhood, went live today. Serving the area north of the Regent’s Canal, the network will provide carbon-efficient...


Blog Entry
Growing momentum behind district energy in London

Association for Decentralised Energy Summary The zero-carbon development requirements in the London Plan, which promotes Lean, Clean and Green development, have encouraged the implementation of district energy networks, which deliver significant energy efficiencies over traditional heating...


Blog Entry
Contract awarded for central heat and power centre on former RAF site

Hillingdon & Uxbridge Times Summary A contract to design, build and operate a central energy network for St Andrew's Park, which is being built on the old RAF Uxbridge site, has been awarded to Metropolitan and its partner Vital Energi. The new estate will have more than 656 homes, a...


Blog Entry
Work underway for England's 'largest' district ground source system

George Ogleby, edie Summary Developers have secured a contract to deliver England's "biggest shared ground loop heat pump system", which is expected to reduce the energy bills of local residents by up to 50%. The project will feature 16 shared ground loop systems serving eight tower blocks...


Blog Entry
Lendlease signs High Road West deal to deliver transformation in Tottenham

Jordan Williams, Development Finance Today Summary Property and infrastructure group Lendlease has secured a deal with the London Borough of Haringey to develop a regeneration project in north Tottenham. High Road West is a mixed development located opposite Tottenham Hotspur Football Club...


Blog Entry
CHP helps Bloomberg to achieve ‘world’s most sustainable building’

Diarmaid Williams, Decentralized Energy Summary Combined heat and power (CHP) technology is playing its part in helping Bloomberg achieve the status of world’s most sustainable office building for its European headquarters. Opening later this month in the City of London, the building...


Blog Entry
The citywide effort to reduce energy use

Christopher Erasmus, The Telegraph Summary We must work together to change our cities from congested, energy-intensive and potentially harmful environments into models for a cleaner, greener and more efficient way of life “Many cities have a long-term vision to be smart, or more energy...


Blog Entry
London Mayor’s air quality drive to include district energy focus

Diarmaid Williams, Decentralized Energy Summary The Mayor of London , Sadiq Khan has announced the first of 50 ‘air quality audits’ for primary schools in the worst polluted areas in London to help protect children from toxic air. The work is to include an assessment of possibilities for...


Blog Entry
Major District Heating Scheme to Connect £6bn Meridian Water Development

Beth Milligan, Vital Energi Summary London’s latest £85m district heating infrastructure is taking shape in Enfield and will be delivered by Vital Energi on behalf of energetik, the energy company owned by Enfield Council. The new district heating network will accommodate up to 30,000 homes...