EXPLOITING RES POTENTIAL AT GRANOLLERS AND PALOU AREAS

SPAIN, CATALONIA, GRANOLLERS MUNICIPALITY

Biomass / Bioenergy, Web tools - Monitoring systems

Overview

The development of a thermal network, based on forest biomass, to supply 4 Palou's facilities (old schools’ facility, Agriculture Department office, Palou public center and Palou football pitch) has been studied.

The analysis of the local RES potential and the awareness raising activities complementing the pilot action, aimed to boost local energy resources’ use and to motivate the growth of energy related business.

Macro objectives:

  • Unlock local energy investment
  • Behavioural change of citizens


Specific objectives:

  • Energy saving of public facilities in rural and suburban area
  • Local stakeholders’ engagement in energy saving measures and RES implementation
  • RES share increase in the local energy mix


Impacts to be achieved by 2030:

  • CO2 emissions saved/y: 202 t
  • Thermal energy from RES: 815,523 kWh/y

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Contacts

Granollers Municipality

Virgínia Domingo
Environmental officer
vdomingo@granollers.cat