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Unleashing the potential of district heating through progressive partnerships

Building on our long-term partnership with Bristol, as well as current district heating partnerships in London and Midlothian, we are ready to collaborate with other progressive cities to un...

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Sustainable Solutions Towards Net Zero

We are proud to be working with ITN Business as part of their 'Sustainable Solutions Towards Net Zero' series. View our film below and read on to find out more.

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Vattenfall and Catalyse Change: Reflecting on Work Experience

Commercial Consultant for Vattenfall Heat UK, Sonya Bedford, works as a mentor at Catalyse Change, providing valuable insight of the sustainable energy sector, for young women aged 18-24. 

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Vattenfall uses sniffer dogs to detect leaks in the heating network

For some time now, Vattenfall has been researching the use of sniffer dogs to locate leaks in the district heating network. The first results are promising and we are now looking at how dete...

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We won’t meet net zero unless we empower young people with skills for low carbon industries

The UK faces an urgent skills shortage. That’s why the theme of this year’s International Youth Day is focused on developing skills that can ensure a more sustainable planet.

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WES Work Experience with Joyce Daser-Adams

In support of the Women in Engineering Society (WES) Vattenfall gave Joyce Daser-Adams, student of Mechatronic Systems Engineering, the opportunity to work shadow our Head of Engineering, Se...

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Robust policies to protect heat network consumers are crucial

Vattenfall fully supports governmental moves to bring heat network customers the same rights and protection benefits currently enjoyed by users of other utilities.

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The UK must unlock the full potential of district heating to reach net zero

District heating benefits everyone: from the local governments keeping communities thriving, happy and healthy, to the place-makers providing desirable homes fit for the future.

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2023

In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day, we asked Vattenfall's own women in engineering on what inspired them to join the industry and the importance of what #MakeSafetySeen...

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What's happening to deliver fossil free heating?

The UK's heating needs an upgrade. We explore why it's so important we act now to enable fossil free heating in the UK.