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Increased consumption of district heating
statistikk
2008-09-18T10:00:00.000Z
Energy and manufacturing
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District heating and district cooling2007

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Increased consumption of district heating

The consumption of district heating was 2 758 GWh in 2007, an increase of 10.5 per cent from 2006. The use of district heating has increased almost every year since 1983, when the consumption was 193 GWh.

Net production of district heating by type of heat central. Per cent. 2007

Consumption of district heating by consumer group. 1992-2007. GWh

The gross production of hot water and steam came to 3 535,5 GWh in 2007, of which 101.5 GWh was used in the production of electricity and 368.3 GWh was heat not distributed, resulting in a net production of district heating of 3 065.7 GWh.

Net production of district heating, by type of heat central in 2006 and 2007. GWh
  2006 2007 Change in
per cent
Total net production 2 745    3 066    11.7
Refuse incineration plant 1 042 1 217 16.8
Oil boilers  191  186 -2.6
Wood waste  427  431 0.8
Electric boilers  517  623 20.6
Heat pumps  256  249 -2.9
Gas  164  170 3.7
Waste heat  149  191 27.9

Total investments in district heating in 2007 came to NOK 820 million. The price of district heating decreased from 55.1 øre/kWh in 2006 to 50.5 øre/kWh in 2007, exclusive of value added tax. Still, increased consumption resulted in a small increase in sales income of 1.8 per cent. In 2007, sales of district heating amounted to NOK 1 351 million.

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