District Heating Classification

Source: IEA/IRENA Renewables Policies Database
Last updated: 5 November 2017
A decree on 5 May 1999 introduced a simplified procedure for classifying district heating using renewable energy or cogeneration, allowing local authorities to obligate new buildings in specified zones to be connected to the district heating grid.
End uses covered
  • Building end-uses
  • Building systems
  • Space heating