This small team is part of the regional government of the Land Kärnten.
It is concerned with renewable energy resources. Because of Austria’s
specific needs, an important part of the team’s activities is related to
wood-fuel and district heating networks. Another important part is the creation
of laws concerning the generation and delivery into the public grid of new
renewable energy, e.g. from wood chips.
Wood-fuel expertise and fields of application
- Information for actual and potential project owners (technical and
- Provision of investment subsidies to project
owners of district heating networks (provided that the projects are
economically sound). Annual budget of 1 M€.
. 40 district heating
networks established totalling 35 MW.