Introducing Heat Pumps for Heat Supply in Riga City: Setting- up a Demonstration Object

The purpose of the project:
 to thermo- insulate the „Kastanitis” kindergarten and install a geothermal heating system (heat pumps), with the overall objective of promoting geothermal energy and protecting the environment through reducing the emission of pollutants into the atmosphere.

 Project activities and results
 - public procurement for heat pump, including installation;
- thermal insulation works for the “Kastanitis” kindergarten and replacement of the inner heat supply system;
- data registration during the heating season (measuring and registration);
- study visit to Norway and Latvia;
- management and publicity activities.



08/2009 - 04/2011

Project financed by

Norwegian Financial Mechanism grant

Project partners

Lead partner
Riga Energy Agency

Baltic Environmental Forum-Latvia
Riga City Council Property Department

Project number

 PVS ID 2162

More information

Daina Indriksone
Project manager
Tel. 00371 6735 7550