2018, November 28

Driving Down Costs of Heat Networks

Reducing costs and increasing the commercial value proposition in District Heating

Nordic Heat is an independent peer-to-peer training , advisory, resource pooling and business innovation platform aiming to support the development of District Energy, Energy from Waste (EfW) and Waste Management solutions in Europe and beyond. They are conducting Nordic Heat Master Class in Milano, focusing on the oppotunities to reduce costs for projecting, procuring, installing and operating heat networks.


Presentations will highlight some new innovative technologies, digital solutions and practices offering opportunities of reducing the total life cycle costs while strengthening the value proposition vs. customers of heat. They will also benchmark key performance indicators and methods applied in Italy with those in other parts of Europe. The master class is organized in cooperation with AIRU, the Italian District Heating Association.


Is to present ready technologies and practices and criteria and what to prioritise. Furthermore to highlight how to facilitate procurement and implementation through standardization and cooperation. 


The master class will involve presentations to the whole group as well as more targeted breakout sessions in smaller teams. External speakers will be broughth in to address the tops of driving standardization and up grading the value proposition, e.g by introducing new digitak technologies. Focus areas are as below:

  1. Distribution System – Design, Installation, Leak Detection and Operations
  2. Connect, Control and Metering System – Design, Installaiton and Operations
  3. Digital Technologies – New opportunities of improving performance
  4. Standardisation – Reliability, Sustainability and Life cycle costs


Image result for DATE icon Date: Wednesday, 28th November 2018

Image result for location iconLocation: Milano, hosted by AIRU (further details upon registration)

Image result for registration icon Registration: For more information and to register please connect with:

Mark Woodward –Nordic Heat
+44 114 230 4722

Peter Anderberg –Nordic Heat
+46 70 56 111 99

Price tag iconPrice: Participation is free of charge for energy operators in Italy.
€500 (excl. VAT) for other stakeholders -max 2 participants per company

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