Midlothian Council and Vattenfall JV to invest £100m in low carbon heating

Midlothian Energy Limited aims to provide low carbon heat to 170,000 homes in the Midlothian and Edinburgh region by 2050

EU greenlights €2.98bn German scheme to promote district heating networks

It is expected to support the installation of 681MW of renewable heat generation capacity per year

Heat networks powered by waste heat

Jody Pittaway, Sector Director – Heat Networks at SSE Energy Solutions explores a big opportunity and an exciting challenge

Nokia helps Finnish mobile operator slash 80% of its CO2 emissions

The 5G liquid cooling technology allows operators to use the wasted energy from 5G mobile network devices to heat their buildings or water

Giant £120m wastewater-heated greenhouses to land in East Anglia

The two innovative developments are expected to be capable of increasing the UK’s clean heat output by almost 3TWh per year

Mitsubishi and Imperial launch turbocharger centre to develop cleaner engines

The new Centre will carry out detailed research on turbocharger and exhaust energy technologies to improve engine performance and operation and enable low carbon engine technology

Net zero: HS2 review to examine environmental benefits

The review is expected to provide its view on the carbon reductions that can be achieved

Leeds data centre plans to recycle heat in district heating scheme

The owner of two data centres in Leeds is planning to recycle its waste heat to power a district heating scheme. Telecoms business aql will build a prototype district heating scheme at its two data centres on the south bank of Leeds with air conditioning and IT cooling firm Airedale International. They want to find […]

Tate Modern uses waste heat from electricity substation

London’s art gallery Tate Modern (pictured) will soon get its heating and hot water demand from waste heat recovered from an electricity substation. UK Power Networks will use heat recovered as a by-product from its £60 million refurbished electricity substation Bankside. Engineering group Arup, which is also working on the project, claims the system is […]

Can frozen air help store energy?

World’s first plant in Slough could herald energy revolution