- 18 March 2021
Newheat, member of the “Hive” team, wins the prize of the #HELSINKIENERGYCHALLENGE!
Helsinki wants to decarbonize its heating network
Together with STORENGY, and other subsidiaries of ENGIE (France), PlanEnergi (Denmark), #AEE_Intec (Austria) and Savosolar Oyj (Finland), Newheat has designed a complete solution to decarbonize the heating network of Helsinki (6 TWh/year).Learn more about the Helinki Energy Challenge
Newheat leads the way in decarbonizing the Finnish capital’s heating network
This plan will help the city of Helsinki reaching its ambitious goal to reduce its GHG emissions by 78% and phase out coal by 2028 (currently 50% of the heat production), using :
- energy efficiency
- sea water heat pumps
- solar thermal
- large heat storage
- electrical boilers
Congratulations to the 252 teams from 35 countries that have taken part in this inspiring one-year challenge, and to the members of the team HIVE !
We are hoping Helsinki will inspire a lot of cities in the world !