Thursday, May 06, 2010

WEBINARS: District Energy: Efficient Heating and Cooling using Waste Energy and Renewable Resources

Register for free webinars here: www.fluidms.com/webinars

District energy systems have been around for over a century, quietly providing heating to city centers, universities, and hospitals across the US. Today this once sleepy energy technology, is enjoying a renaissance as rising energy costs and climate change highlight the need for efficient, low-carbon, energy systems. Already well established in Northern Europe, a newer generation of district heating (and cooling) systems are tapping into waste energy streams and using renewable resources to dramatically reduce carbon emissions and stabilize energy costs. American cities and towns are now looking to unlock the potential of district energy, but barriers remain.

Please join Fluid Market Strategies for this two part webinar series on district energy, presented by friend of www.WattHead.org, Josh Hilsdon.

Both webinars will be presented from Helsinki, Finland, where Hilsdon currently resides and is home to on of the world’s largest district energy system. Hilsdon will introduce the basic technology of district energy, give examples of district energy systems in the US and Europe, and touch on a broad range of system designs. The second part of the series will focus on the use of renewables in district energy, and discuss the use of forest biomass in particular.

District Energy: Solving Modern Energy Challenges (Part 1)
Thursday, May 6, 2010 9-10 a.m. PT / 12-1 p.m. ET Click Here to Register

Renewables in District Energy: Sustainable Heating and Cooling for Communities (Part 2)
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 9-10 a.m. PT / 12-1 p.m. ET Click Here to Register

If you are not able to attend the webinars they will be recorded and available for viewing at: www.fluidms.com/webinars

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