Energy Florence

Newsletter Florence Replicate 2017




Building Retrofitting and District Heating

Social housing, 300 dwellings with 700 people



Social housing (energy poverty), 300 dwellings with 700 people, 20.000 m2.

The main objective of the intervention is the exemplar transformation of two residential buildings including the shell insulation and the disposal of old existing individual heating systems with a high performance micro DHS producing energy with high RES exploitation through an innovative solar thermal seasonal storage.





Smart Grid and Demand Side Platform

Advances in HV/MV and MV/LV substations



HV/MV substations: Upgrading of the peripheral devices, wiring with optical fiber and installation of protections on MV lines completed.

MV/LV substations: Installation of smart devices for advanced automation completed.

– The main objective of the intervention is advanced remote control and automation functionalities on L/MV network on 2 primary and 60 secondary substations enabling services.

Index monitoring results (SAIFI: average duration of interruptions and SAIDI+MAIDI: frequency of the interruptions) in 2018 already obtained a decrease of -10,93% and -17,5%.




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