Connecting the grids of the “Dąbska” and “Gierczak” district heating plants in Szczecin

Connecting the grids of the “Dąbska” and “Gierczak” district heating plants in Szczecin

Company: Szczecińska Energetyka Cieplna

Status: completed

Implementation time frame: January 2009 - December 2009

Project total value: PLN 2,31 MM

Source of funding: own funds

Project objectives:

  • Optimise the production and supply of heat from the “Dąbska” District Heating Plant
  • Include in the district heating network the parts of the city that currently have no access to system heat

Project benefits:

  • Decommission the less efficient heating plant Gierczak and assigning its tasks to the Dąbska plant
  • Reduce the prices of heat in the area served by the heating plant Gierczak by approx. 15%

Tasks completed:

  • Build 1.4 kilometre long district heating infrastructure to connect the grids
  • Build a pipeline that will supply heat to the newly built residential and services buildings