27 Feb '15, 3pm

Efficient urban heating and cooling Essential for 2°C goal @UNEP @ICLEI @UNHABITAT

"District Energy in Cities: Unlocking the Potential of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is a timely, comprehensive and useful knowledge tool. An essential part of the agenda for sustainable cities, district heating and cooling offer a tremendous, cost-effective opportunity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while improving energy security and providing affordable energy solutions for residents. This publication provides a pragmatic, high-level analysis of major issues - including technological solutions, costs, business models, and the roles and capacities of the public and private sectors - and offers the way forward. It includes an extremely useful set of nearly 40 specific, practical examples of best practices from around the world. Overall, the District Energy in Cities Initiative offers a great platform for cooperation among cities, the private sector and multil...

Full article: http://www.unep.org/newscentre/Default.aspx?DocumentID=28...

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