Smart networks 
integrating renewable and
waste energy sources


The overall objective of REWARDHeat is to demonstrate a new generation of low-temperature district heating and cooling networks, which will be able to recover renewable and waste heat, available at low temperature. Read more...

Expected Results

REWARDHeat will demonstrate cost-effective solutions for DHC systems, which can satisfy at least 80% of the energy demand of the system with locally-available renewable energy and waste heat sources. Read more...

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DHC Investor Workshop

Join us for an interactive morning session to learn more about investing in DHC projects. The workshopis aimed at potential investors in the field of district heating and cooling, with the goal of informing them about the project's innovations and exploring ways to bring private capital into the area.


Waste heat solutions for Europe’s green recovery

There is enough waste heat available in Europe to meet the demands of the entire building stock. Following the energy efficiency first principle, it is essential that this surplus energy is put to good use.

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Heat Pump technology and processes of the future

Find out more about the innovative uses of Heat Pumps and the way the ideas and systems are tested and demonstrated beforehand in pilot sites all over Europe.


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Subscribe to the REWARDHeat newsletter to stay up to date with the latest project activities and results. The periodic newsletter will be issued every 6 months as an email update and also as a news item on the EHP/DHC+ newsletter



Demonstration Networks and partners

The REWARDHeat project is coordinated by EURAC Research, based in Italy, and involves a total of 28 partners from 10 European countries.
Partners include industrial organisations, utilities, SMEs, research organisations, universities and international associations.

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