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As part of the IEA DHC Annex TS3, a Workshop will be organized at CEA INES on October 17, 2019, on the Bourget du Lac site (73) with industrial actors about business models for « Hybrid » district heating and cooling networks.
The integration of the different energy networks, such as electricity, gas and heating/ cooling is considered as one of the key measures for decarbonizing the energy system. However, there is still a lack of suitable boundary conditions for the implementation of competitive business models, resulting in limited applications.
Aim of the workshops is
to discuss concrete challenges from the French industry perspective,
to link the results of the latest R&D projects and with best practices examples,
to identify business opportunities and barriers for their implementation,
to develop policy recommendations.
The workshop is directed towards:
Network operators and energy suppliers (district heating/ cooling, electricity and gas)
Policy makers, energy authorities and associations
Consultancies and engineering offices
National and international R&D institutes / universities
9:00 - Registration and Coffee
9:45 - Welcome of the host (Cédric Paulus, CEA); Introduction into the workshop and description of the international DHC Annex TS3 (Ralf-Roman Schmidt, AIT)
10:00 - Concrete challenges from the French industry perspective
Smart District Heating and Cooling of Nice Meridia district (Driss Salmi, IDEX)
Ferney Voltaire "anergy" loop (Gilles Bouvard, Terrinov)
Geothermy based Smart District Heating and Cooling of Paris Saclay (Vincent Aumaitre, Tilia)
Flaubert innovative low temperature district heating (Ana Tempass, CCIAG & Delphine Bourdon, CEA)
11:30 - Coffee break
11:45 - Selected solutions from the international cooperation program DHC Annex TS3
Decarbonization scenarios for France (Peter Sorknæs, Aalborg University)
Digital tools for optimization of hybrid DHC networks (Oddgeir Gudmundsson, Danfoss)
International case studies (Anton Ianakiev, Nottingham Trent University; Daniel Muschick, bioenergy2020; Anna Kallert, Fraunhofer IEE)
13:00 - Lunch
14:00 - Tour to the CEA laboratories on smart DHC networks
15:30 - Regulation and tariffs for hybrid energy networks (Guillaume Perrin, FNCCR)
15:45 - Interactive workshop on business models for hybrid energy networks
Main barriers and enablers
Value streams and cost structures
16:45 - Presentation of the results of the workshop and summary
17:00 - End of the workshop
Date: Thursday, 17. October 2019, from 9:45 to 17.00 Place: CEA INES; 50 av du Lac Léman; 73377 Le Bourget du Lac (France) Contact: Mathieu Vallée - e-mail: mathieu.vallee-at-cea.fr
More information about Annex TS3 : https://www.iea-dhc.org/the-research/annexes/2017-2021-annex-ts3-draft.html
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.