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To get to net zero, cities need to think wider than buildings

Tom Sieniewicz, NBBJ Design Source: Smart Cities Dive Summary The City of Boston recently made headlines for an ambitious plan to mandate all new city-owned buildings to be carbon neutra l, part of a wider plan for the city to achieve net zero status by 2050. The attention on...

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CHP/District Energy in Cambridge, MA: Useful Heat, Reduced Emissions & Economic Gains

Speakers Bill DiCroce, President and Chief Operating Officer, Municipal & Commercial Business, Veolia North America #ConferenceProceeding #AnnualConference #2014 #DistrictEnergyinCities #VeoliaBoston #Veolia North America #BostonCambridge #Massachusetts #CHP #Veolia


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Hydraulic Modeling Driving the Business Case of the Boston-Cambridge system CHP

Summary Veolia’s continued effort to expand cogenerated steam within the Boston and Cambridge steam systems has resulted in a very competitive, yet very complicated combined-city network. Hydraulic modeling played a key role in connecting a strategically located cogeneration resource and...

3C.1_Lund-Hansen, Hagerty.pdf

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LEED Benefits of Veolia Boston-Cambridge DES

Summary Boston boasts a healthy commercial real estate market with most of the new buildings designed seek to achieve LEED Gold certification. Veolia engaged RMF Engineering to conduct a LEED survey of their CHP DES system to calculate the points available under the E&A credit. Veolia’s...


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Educating the Next Generation of Energy Professionals at Kendall Cogeneration Station

Paige Davis, IDEA July 13, 2017 IDEA member Veolia is teaming up with the Boston chapter of Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) to host an event at their Kendall Cogeneration Station in Cambridge, MA on July 25 th . This is the latest event in YPE’s Industry Insights series and it...

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District Energy Space Awards 2015

Each year, IDEA asks all of its member systems to provide the number of buildings and their area in square feet that have been committed or recommitted to district energy service during the previous calendar year. We report the number of buildings, gross square foot area and thermal energy...

District Energy Space 2015.pdf