Renewables for heating and cooling. Untapped potential.

Author(s) : IEA, OECD, RETD

Type of monograph: Other


This report has been prepared as a joint report for the Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (RETD) Implementing Agreement and the Renewable Energy Working Party of the IEA. It presents an overview of the status of available renewable technologies and markets for active heating and cooling, an analysis of their relative costs, and an evaluation of a wide range of current supporting policies. Extract from the table of contents: introduction to renewable energy heating and cooling; technologies (solar-thermal; bioenergy, and geothermal technologies; research needs and priorities); markets: current status and outlook to 2030; policies and measures. In the appendices: cost data for renewable energy heating and cooling; country profiles (Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and the European Union). The report can be downloaded from:


  • Original title: Renewables for heating and cooling. Untapped potential.
  • Record ID : 2008-0431
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Figures, economy, General information
  • Publication: Iea (international energy agency) - France/France
  • Publication date: 2007/11
  • Source: Source: 209 p. (21 x 29.7); fig.; tabl.; append.