Annex XI has started in May 2014 and will end April 2017. Current participant countries in the IEA DHC programme are as follows: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Korea, Germany, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States of America.
A list of the research projects undertaken by IEA DHC within Annex XI is presented below.
- Transformation roadmap from high to low temperature district heating system
- Plan4DE: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and energy consumption by optimizing urban form for district energy
- Smart use as the missing link in district energy development: a user-centred approach to system operation and management
- Structured for success: Governance models and strategic decision making processes for deploying thermal grids