Issue details

Town Centre District Heat Network (DHN) Phase 2

To provide approval for funding for a study to examine the technical feasibility and economic business case for the Phase 2 expansion of the Town Centre DHN to incorporate properties and developments adjacent to the existing DHN, including assessment of the potential to amend the fuel source from gas to a more sustainable heat source.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Northgate & West Green;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/10/2021

Decision due: 24 Nov 2021 by Cabinet

Decision due: 15 Dec 2021 by Full Council

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Environmental Services and Sustainability

Contact: Nigel Sheehan, Head of Projects and Commercial Services Email:, Louise Skipton-Carter, Sustainability Manager Email:

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