13 November 2017, 13:00-14:15
The progRESsHEAT project team has investigated the future of the heating sector in six European countries (Denmark, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Romania and Portugal). For each of the countries, they have analysed and compared two 2050 scenarios: one “business-as-usual” and one with a highshare of renewables. Results include energy demand in buildings and industry as well as optimal investments in electricity and district heating generation technologies, their operation, as well as resulting emissions and fuel consumption.
To conduct the analysis, three models have been linked: Invert/EE-Lab and FORECAST-Industry on the demand side, and national TIMES models on the supply side. [...]