Thermal energy production in the Helsinki metropolitan area
|Moderator:Jouni (see all)|
What is the thermal energy production in the Helsinki metropolitan area in 2010-2050?
- In a normal situation, the thermal energy production equals the thermal energy need in the Helsinki metropolitan area on an hourly basis. This is because thermal energy can be neither stored nor transported in large quantities. The major exception is the district heating network, which enables heat transport within its coverage.
- The production of district heat is bounded by the capacity of district heating production units in Helsinki metropolitan area.
- The production of other than district heat is bounded by the facilities in the buildings: Building stock in Helsinki metropolitan area.