News & Events
The final Upgrade DH Conference "Towards efficient district heating and cooling in Europe" took place online on 15 September 2021.
Presentations and recording of the event are now available online.
Welcome & opening remarks (Paul Voss, Euroheat & Power)
Energy efficiency legislation for the higher uptake of sustainable renewable heating and cooling
Radoš Horáček, European Commission
Upgrading the performance of district heating networks – Technical and non-technical approaches
Dominik Rutz, WIP Renewables
What are the best tools and instruments in Eastern Europe?
Valdas Lukoševičius, LSTA – Lithuanian District Heating Association
How to implement the potential of DHC? Focus on Italy
Lorenzo Spadoni, AIRU – Italian District Heating Association
11:30 – Coffee break
Overview of Upgrade DH solutions
Matteo Pozzi, OPTIT
Roundtable discussion on how to foster replication (moderated by Rita Mergner, WIP Renewables)
How to improve the perception of district heating at a local level?
Aksana Krasatsenka, Euroheat & Power
Conclusions & outlook
Stavros Stamatoukos, CINEA
13:00 – Lunch
Welcome again & introduction to the virtual tours 1 & 2
14:30 – Time to explore virtual tours
15:00 – Farewell and online networking
16:00 – End