Informing, connecting & advancing the district energy industry.

IDEA2018: Local Solutions, Global Impact

June 11-14, 2018, Vancouver, BC

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Microgrid 2.0

October 29-31, 2018 Baltimore, MD

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CampusEnergy2018: Sharing Solutions, Sustaining Our Future

March 5-9, 2018, Baltimore, MD

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What Is District Energy?

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Industry News

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Transforming Losses into Gains

Study on District Energy in Cities in Support of Korea's Eco Energy Towns approach.


Smart, Resilient Energy in Action

If you want to see smart, resilient energy in action, visit an IDEA college campus.


Vancouver's District Energy

Across the greater Vancouver, B.C., area, neighborhood energy systems are growing in size and number and increasing their use of renewable energy technologies. 



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