Connecting the heating grids of the naturally separated districts of Szczecin on the left and right bank

Connecting the heating grids of the naturally separated districts of Szczecin on the left and right bank

Company: Szczecińska Energetyka Cieplna

Status: completed

Implementation time frame: December 2014 - January 2016

Project total value: PLN 40 MM

Source of funding: own funds

Project objectives:

  • Connecting the heating grids of the naturally separated districts of Szczecin on the left and right bank

Project benefits:

  • Improve the city’s energy security
  • Increase competition among existing heating suppliers
  • Stabilise prices of heating
  • Secure the supply of heat on the right bank during the Dąbska District Heating Plant downtimes
  • A district heating network eventually to be operated with 5 sources of heat, a project unique to Europe

Tasks completed:

  • Built a district heating network of a total length of over 5.5 km
  • Built two new pumping stations and modernised the existing one at the Dąbska District Heating Plant