Welcome to DHC2018

The 16th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling is the world’s gathering place for district heating and cooling experts from academia and industry. It is where new networks are built, and latest knowledge is shared: in the event halls, in and around sessions, along with the industry tour and in various special events. The 16th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling focus on solutions, innovations and best-practice examples that make district energy a cornerstone of a sustainable energy future. 

DHC2018 News

Save the date: DHC2020

Next symposium will take place in Nottingham, the United Kingdom

Date: September 6th to 8th, 2020
Location: Nottingham Trent University

Please contact Dr. Ianakiev Anton (Email: anton.ianakiev[at]ntu.ac.uk) for the further details.

Thank you all for attending and contributing to the success of DHC2018!

DHC2018 Scientific Committee (Photo credit: Public Address/ Mirko Hannemann)
All photos taken during DHC2018 can be found here
 

DAY 2: September 11th


(Photo credit: Public Address/ Mirko Hannemann)

Photos from all programs at DHC2018 is available for viewing here.

DAY 1: September 10th

(Photo credit: Public Address/ Mirko Hannemann)

Photos from all programs at DHC2018 is available for viewing here.

DHC2018 has started!
The list of participants can be downloaded from here.

(Photo credit: Public Address/ Mirko Hannemann)

Energy Procedia is ready!
You can view the full publication from here.

Best Inquirer Award
Those participants who contributed most to the discussion during the Parallel Sessions will be awarded at the Closing Ceremony! Be creative, critical, and challenge the presenters!

Panel members and topic confirmed!
Panel topic:
Buying and Selling Energy Grids

Panel members:
Dr. Jens Libbe (German Institute of Urban Affairs, Berlin)
Ramazan Korkmaz (Ministry of Environment and Energy, Hamburg)
Lavinia Steinfort  (Transnational Institute, Amsterdam)
Tobias Gwisdalla (Steag GmbH, Essen)

For more details, please visit here.

Keynote speaker's abstracts are here!
Please download from here to find out!

All accepted papers will be published in Energy Procedia.
Please check "Instructions for Paper" page under "Conference" for more details.

Research Topics for DHC2018:

1. Urban energy systems, planning, and development 

2. Resource efficiency and environmental performance 

3. Key elements in District Heating and Cooling systems

4. Sector coupling / hybrid energy networks and digitalization

5. Policy and regulation

6. Customer relations and market issues 

7. Open Arena, flexibility and District Heating and Cooling 

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