IEA DHC is in a transition phase. Currently new projects are being contracted under Annex XI while Annex X projects are being finalized. |more..
A platform for international cooperation between national DHC research projects is provided by the new Annex TS1 of the IEA DHC programme. |more..
The new IEA-DHC website covers most information available on IEA DHC. However, for your convenience the old IEA DHC website is still available.
You can contact the Operating Agent for any questions on the IEA District Heating and Cooling programme:
Dr. Andrej Jentsch
60596 Frankfurt am Main
The Implementing Agreement on District Heating and Cooling including Combined Heat and Power "IEA DHC" welcomes you on this website.
We are currently in the tenth three year Annex of the programme. 2013 / 2014 marks the 30th birthday of our initiative. On this website you will find information about our work and organization as well as a collection of research results on district energy and CHP issues.
District Heating and Cooling (DHC) and Combined Heat and Power (CHP) can help to significantly decrease primary energy consumption and Green House Gas (GHG) - emissions. Learn more about the basics of DHC & CHP. more..
IEA DHC activities are organized into three-year groups of projects. Each group of projects is referred to as an Annex. Here you can find information about ongoing and completed research projects. more..