17 Dec 2018

Nordic heating & cooling

This study (2017) includes a description of the specific conditions in the Nordic heating and cooling markets, and provides examples of success stories in the heating and cooling in the Nordic countries. The report focuses especially on space heating markets in the Nordics, and on district heating due to its generally significant position in the Nordics. There are several good examples of introducing new technological solutions in heating and cooling markets and energy efficiency achievements of the Nordics are significant both in the end-user side and production side.

Author: Nordic Council of Ministers

Keywords: district heating, district cooling, policy strategies, case studies, energy efficiency, residential heating, renewable energy, heat pumps, waste heat geothermal heat, biomass, metering, heat prices, security of supply