District Energy

News and features about the equipment and technologies that are driving the expansion of district heating and cooling. Technologies covered include cogeneration, biomass, geothermal, combined-cycle gas, wind, solar and waste-to-energy.

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Wärtsilä completes 100MW combined heat and power plant for German utility

Wärtsilä has announced that it has completed and handed over to Germany utility Kraftwerke Mainz-Wiesbaden (KMW), a 100MW combined heat and power plant.

MAN Energy to deliver heat-pump system to Danish utility

DIN Forsyning has commissioned MAN Energy Solutions to supply a turnkey technology solution for heat generation, featuring two ETES heat-pump systems.
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Leipzig decarbonises with gas-to-hydrogen turbines

Siemens Energy is supplying two gas turbine packages for a district heating power plant in Germany.
UK unveils ‘green industrial revolution’ strategy

UK unveils ‘green industrial revolution’ strategy

Boris Johnson’s ten-point plan includes action on offshore wind, CCS, hydrogen, heat pumps and electric vehicles, writes Kelvin Ross
Study finds CHP a key enabler of Europe’s energy transition and could save €8bn

Study finds CHP a key enabler of Europe’s energy transition

A study published today finds that cogeneration is a primary enabler to achieve carbon neutrality in Europe and could save over €8...

Rolls Royce Power Systems stays in black despite wider pandemic slump

Rolls Royce Power Systems stays in black despite wider pandemic slump

ETW Energietechnik expands biogas plant with regenerative storage power

In Wehrbleck in Lower Saxony, combined heat and power (CHP) specialist, ETW Energietechnik, has expanded an agricultural biogas plant into a regenerative storage power plant.

MAN Energy completes hybrid power plant in Faroe Islands

MAN Energy Solutions has completed the expansion of the ‘Sund’ power plant near the Faroese capital Tórshavn, and successfully handed the plant over to local energy supplier, Elfelagið SEV.

Valmet to supply a hot water plant to Göteborg Energi in...

The new boiler plant will replace two old boilers originally designed for oil and coal but converted to run on wood pellets.
MAN Energy wins steam turbine deal for German CHP plant

MAN Energy wins turbine deal for German CHP plant

A German cogeneration power plant is to reduce its dependency on a nearby coal plant by installing two onsite steam turbines.

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