Lausanne district heating system-particularities, rates, and energy considerations

@inproceedings{Sutter1983LausanneDH,
  title={Lausanne district heating system-particularities, rates, and energy considerations},
  author={Peter Sutter},
  year={1983}
}
The particularities of the Lausanne (Switzerland) district heating system, which are due mainly to the topographical situation, leading to a separation of the system into three height zones, are discussed, as are the rate structures, which are characterised by very low capital cost. Finally, an exergy consideration is made concerning the loss caused by the building transfer stations (corresponding roughly to an annual loss of electricity that is 3.5% of total heat sold), taking into account the… CONTINUE READING