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Challenges for business change in district heating
In Sweden, there is limited knowledge on how the business challenges are managed and on the management strategy’s impact on the business. In this paper (2018), new knowledge is generated regarding how the customer and resource-oriented sides of the municipally owned district heating business in Sweden are changing. To date, Swedish district heating companies have revisited their price models and customer perceptions.
Author: Kristina Lygnerud
Keywords: district heating, business models, low-carbon, heat market, competitiveness, customer, heat prices, renewable energy, technical barriers, legislation, heat pumps, low-temperature, energy efficiency, investment, digitalisation, waste heat
- Business models and financing
Type of Content
- Scientific article