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District Energy Magazine: Spring/Summer 2021 Issue Now Available

Spring is here and so is the Spring/Summer issue of District Energy magazine. This issue will get you ready for IDEA2021 in Austin, TX September 27-29 with a cover story on the University of Texas at San Antonio Campus's North Plant Rebuild, a look at the enduring partnership between UT Austin and Optimum Energy, and how TECO overcame challenges to replace a 50-year old steam line. Lots of must-read articles to get you through the spring and summer months. 

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U.S. Department of Energy Publishes CHP Technology Fact Sheet Series

Part of the Better Buildings initiative of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) designed to improve the lives of the American people by driving leadership in energy innovation. Through Better Buildings, DOE partners with leaders in the public and private sectors to make the nation’s homes, commercial buildings and industrial plants more energy efficient by accelerating investment and sharing of successful best practices.

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IDEA2021 Registration Now Open!

We're Getting the Band Back Together!

You may have heard that IDEA 2021 Annual Conference & Trade Show will now take place September 27-29, 2021 in Austin, TX, the 'Music Capital of the World'.

Registration is NOW OPEN! It's been two years since we were able to get together in person for an Annual Conference - we hope you can join us. If you can't make it live, consider the Virtual Conference as well. 

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