The program aims to increase penetration of district cooling from 16% of refrigeration capacity in 2011 to 40% in 2030 by regulating the district cooling industry and supporting the connection of existing buildings to district cooling. The program focuses on promoting penetration of district cooling in new building developments, as well as on connecting existing buildings to district cooling networks to improve their energy efficiency and utilization of available capacity in Dubai, where possible.
Issuance of regulations to support the adoption of District Cooling penetrations
Awareness program in support of District Cooling adoption through increased dialogue between developers, District Cooling operators and customer groups
Desalinated water conservation through use of TSE provided by Dubai Municipality for District Cooling applications