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France: Geothermy based Smart District heating and cooling grid of Paris Saclay

By December 11, 2018 No Comments

Development of a smart district heating and cooling grid alongside the Paris Saclay Urban Development Agency (EPAPS) (Tilia project).

Services provided

  • Energy planning for the Paris Saclay research and technology hub, a newly built reference eco-district and the main innovation cluster of France (phase 1); and implementation and commisioning of the resulting district energy project (phase 2).
  • Design of an innovative, sustainable, shared and mutualised district grid solution based on low-temperature geothermal energy (28°C), and other local renewable and recycled energies.
  • Detailed conception, modelling, organisation and development of a smart district heating and cooling system, mainly based on flexible, semi-decentralised infrastructure. Support to the EPAPS during the tender process, construction and first years of operation of this European showcase multi-energy smart grid.