Utilities

Heat networks: a way to create new monopolies?

8 May 2017 eric morel 0

Today, in all European countries, with a more or less enthusiastic impulse and more or less coercive regulation, the gas and electricity markets are liberalizing and opening up to competition to an expected benefit for consumers. The former energy monopolies discover the laws of open […]

Technologies

Why are district heating networks on the roll?

22 May 2015 eric morel 0

Today the district heating networks feed 10 % of the European housing. This figure hides important disparities; the percentage is higher in Northern and Eastern Europe than in Western and Southern European countries and in some big countries: Iceland (92 %), Denmark (61 %), Poland […]