Background: Proposals should be based on one or more of the priority themes as set out below.
Proposals on innovative new issues outside these areas will be considered only at the discretion of the Operating Agent). Proposals should have clear relevance to district energy practice and provide a clear contribution to a more sustainable energy system.
- Theme 1: System optimization and asset management
- Theme 2: Cooling & Sub-station Technologies
- Theme 3: Policy Support & Market Development.
Award: $100,000 - $200,000 USD over 3 to 30 months
Fields of Study: District heating and cooling
Eligibility: Project teams should comprise of at least 2 countries (recommended not more than 4), and the lead organization must be a member country of IEA DHC (Canada is a member). Non-member countries can only participate as subcontractors.
Application: Proposals must be emailed (PDF only) to IEA-DHC@agfw.de
Deadline: Internal deadline February 8, 2017 to Madalina Mirea (Agency deadline February 15, 2017 6PM Central European Time)
The Call for Proposals and In-Kind Contributions documents can be downloaded below.