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5GDHC network in Wüstenrot (Vordere Viehweide)

On this page you find facts and figures about the 5GDHC network in Wüstenrot (Vordere Viehweide). The network has a length of 0.5 km. In total, 23 buildings are supplied by the heat network. The 5GDHC network is operated by Gemeinde Wüstenrot .

Facts and figures about the cold heat network in Wüstenrot (Vordere Viehweide)

Uninsulated plastic pipes are used for the heating network. The network does not only supply the buildings with heat to operate the decentralized heat pumps, but also with cooling energy, e.g. for room air conditioning. If heating and cooling demands occur simultaneously, these can be balanced within the 5GDHC network (see also demand balancing in 5GDHC networks). The district comprises new construction areas only. Every building of the district is free to decide whether to connect to the heating network or not; there is no obligation to connect. Detailed data of the 5GDHC network in Wüstenrot (Vordere Viehweide) is listed in Table 1.

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Table 1: Facts and figures about the anergy network in Wüstenrot (Vordere Viehweide)
District Vordere Viehweide
Country Germany
City / location Wüstenrot
Year of commissioning 2011
Operator Gemeinde Wüstenrot
Network temperatures W: 1, S: 16 °C
Supplied buildings 23
Network length 0.5 km
Share of new building area 100 %
Heat generation capacity (energy hub) 140 kW
Pipe type Plastic pipe (uninsulated)
Heat sources Shallow geothermal energy
Cooling supply through thermal network Yes
Obligation to connect to network No
Owner of decentral heat pumps Home/building owner
Price model for heat supply Free
Price model for cold supply Free
Buildings receiving compensation for heat feed-in No
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