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Two Wells for Geothermal Heat Project Successfully Drilled in Champs-sur-Marne

Think GeoEnergy Summary The Champs-sur-Marne geothermal district heating project in the greater Paris area of France has successfully concluded its drilling campaign and confirmed the resources with construction for the heating plant now underway. The urban community of Paris – Vallée...

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GéoAtlantic – a European Geothermal Energy Meeting in Bordeaux

Think GeoEnergy Summary On Tuesday, February 18 at the Cité du vin de Bordeaux, around fifty European geothermal players gathered to discuss innovations and projects as part of the 7th International GeoAtlantic Meeting . The opportunity for Bordeaux Métropole to shine thanks to the city’s...

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ENGIE Solutions Chosen to Assist the Development of Rennes Métropole's North Vilaine district heating system

Engie Press Release Summary The Rennes Métropole North and East network extension and interconnection project is part of its Territorial Climate, Air and Energy Plan, which aims to increase the region's energy independence. To do this, an ambitious network development programme will be...

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Paris to Expand District Cooling Network as Global Warming Boosts Aircon

Reuters Summary Paris plans to expand its urban cooling system, which uses a network of underground water pipes, and make it available to small companies and residential buildings as global warming increases the number of aircon units in the city, deputy mayor Jean-Louis Missika said on...

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Parisian community recognised for its geothermal heating network

Alexander Richter, Think GeoEnergy Summary The community of Meaux in the Paris area in France has received a distriction as “ecorésau de Chaleaur” (loosely translated as “ecological heating network”). The municipality of Meaux received the label “Ecoréseau de chaleur”, awarded by the...

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Disneyland Paris Hopes To Get Glow From Solar Power

Christian Sylt, Forbes Summary Theme park operator Disneyland Paris has revealed that it is considering building a massive solar power plant which would supply 15% of the electricity at its sprawling site on the outskirts of Paris. It follows the recent opening of a similar facility at...

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New "eco"-district in Paris, France to be fully heated by geothermal energy

Alexander Richter, Think Geoenergy Summary Work is ongoing for the new eco-district in Paris, France which will be fully heated by geothermal energy. Built on a former railway wasteland, the eco-district Clichy Batignolles in the city of Paris, France is entirely heated by geothermal...

39th Euroheat & Power Congress

39th Euroheat & Power Congress Our industry is moving forward and continuing to grow into 2019 and, #19EHPcong is where the industry comes together to plan for the future and keep this success story going. Join hundreds of other District Energy leaders and likeminded professionals at the...

 05-06-2019 08:30 - 05-08-2019 16:00 FR

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A Simple Trick That Could Boost District Heating Efficiency

Jason Deign, Greentech Media Summary French energy efficiency leader Dalkia is rolling out a software platform that could improve district heating system efficiency in France by up to 3 percent. The platform, developed as part of an IT project called Rézonance, could also help Dalkia...

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ENGIE and Nexity to develop sustainable ‘eco-district’ in Paris

Priyanka Shrestha, Energy Live News Image: Shutterstock Summary French utility ENGIE is teaming up with real estate developer Nexity to develop a sustainable “eco-district” in Paris. They have joined forces to transform a nine hectares plot of industrial land at La Garenne...