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Vattenfall revealed as preferred Midlothian Energy Partner

Vattenfall Heat UK has been selected by Midlothian Council as its energy partner in a 50/50 joint venture set to drive the shift towards low carbon living in the region.

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Maarten Steinebach Joins Heat UK

We are proud to welcome Maarten Steinebach to Vattenfall Heat UK, who brings with him two decades of experience in delivering high quality district heating with our colleagues in the Netherlands.

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Lina Drozd enters the Uppsala facility

From Sea to Sewage: A Cycle of Heat

Just how realistic is Vattenfall’s vision of becoming “fossil free within a generation”? Work placement student Lina Drozd reflects upon how real the possibility of a carbon neutral future really is. 

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Emilia Melville

Zero Carbon Heat in the West of England by 2030?

Burohappold and Zero West ran a fascinating event on Tuesday 26th November, sponsored by Vattenfall, looking at how to decarbonise heat in the West of England region.

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Berlin warmth

Neighbourhood Warmth

Heat produced by energy from waste plants can provide the basis for district heating programmes, explains Mike Reynolds, managing director at Vattenfall UK.

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The River Avon flows through the centre of Bristol, England.

Reflections on District Energy Vanguards Event

Vattenfall was delighted to sponsor the District Energy Vanguards to help local authorities consider how to shape a zero carbon future.

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Connecting women in district heat

Connecting Women in District Heating Event

Vattenfall is proud to sponsor this inaugural conference focused on women and district heating.

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In Berlin, Vattenfall has been effectively turning waste heat into district heating for several years.

Waste heat - not just for the birds

Vattenfall has been effectively turning waste heat into district heating for several years - discover our lessons learnt from Europe with Eoghan Maguire at this year's RWM conference.

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Gunnar Lennermo from Energiealys AB

From centralised fossils to decentralised renewables

On 18 June, Vattenfall Heat UK organised a workshop about the feed-in of decentralised heat sources in a 4th generation heat network. Here, Project Development Engineer Ruben Vos reflects on the outcome.

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Vattenfall has operated a combined heat and power (CHP) plant called Idbäcksverket in Nyköping since 1997. Idbäcksverket supplies roughly 95% of the urban area of Nyköping with district heating and electricity. The fuel used comes almost completely from renewable sources.

The rise of renewables, the fall of coal

How the continued decarbonisation of the electrical grid contributes to the UK’s goal of decarbonising heat.

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