Prepared by Pietro Zambelli, Simon Pezzutto, Giulia Garegnani, Alessandro Pignatelli, Liise Lehtsalu (EURAC), Lukas Kranzl, and Sara Fritz (TUW) Hotmaps is part of the H2020 Pilot on Open Research Data – a plan established to maximise access and reuse of projects research data. Data Management Plans (DMPs) describe how to make research data findable, accessible,… Read more »

Learn more about Hotmaps tool and approach at the 4th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating in Aalborg (Denmark)

For immediate release Press Release | 19 September 2018 Closing existing data gaps: New heating and cooling dataset available for the EU-28

By Sara Giovannini You have probably heard about the advantages of District Heating and Cooling systems : they increase energy efficiency, reduce CO2 emissions and contribute to the development of a greener economy. But what can be done to foster the supply of renewable and low carbon heat to our buildings ? Our experts just released a… Read more »

By Martin Freire Marseille’s eco-district of Îlot Allar uses seawater for heating and cooling through a new private initiative: Massileo. This renewable technology is likely to expand in the coming years, but what does this mean for public ownership of the energy systems?

Since the beginning the project, Hotmaps was presented at different European events focused on urban planning, energy efficiency and heating and cooling technologies.

Prepared by Simon Pezzutto, Gianluca Grilli, Stefano Zambotti and Stefan Dunjic

By Lukas Kranzl, Michael Hartner, Andreas Müller, Gustav Resch, Sara Fritz, (TU Wien) Tobias Fleiter, Andrea Herbst, Matthias Rehfeldt, Pia Manz (Fraunhofer ISI) Alyona Zubaryeva (EURAC) Scenarios are required for heating and cooling planning and are an important means to ensure consistency of local, regional, national and EU wide planning. Thus, the Hotmaps project provides… Read more »

Prepared by Simon Pezzutto, Franziska Haas, Dagmar Exner, Stefano Zambotti