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District Energy in Denmark: Moving Beyond Fossil Fuels

Speakers Jan Elleriis, Vice Director, CTR #AnnualConference #ConferenceProceeding #2014 #Fuels #InternationalPerspectives #Denmark #NorthandCentralEurope #CTR


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Denmark launches district heating cost-benefit tool

Tildy Bayar, Decentralized Energy Summary Denmark’s energy agency has launched a new tool to evaluate the costs and benefits of district heating compared to individual heating solutions. The District Heating Assessment Tool (DHAT) was developed by engineering consultancy Ramboll and, the...

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Aalborg CSP wins another order for a solar heating plant in Denmark

Press Release, Aalborg CSP Aalborg CSP, Danish renewable energy specialist and a well-known player in district heating circles landed a new order to deliver an 8MWth solar-thermal plant, which when completed will provide sustainable heating for 2,583 customers in the Copenhagen area. The solar...

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Smart and Submetering for Hot-Water DH Systems

Summary Copenhagen has been gradually converting parts of its district heating network from steam to hot water. The presentation will focus on the practical experiences from doing that in a major European city where works have to be coordinated with other utilities while at the same time...


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Lessons from Denmark: how district heating could improve energy security

Frederika Whitehead, The Guardian After the oil crisis of the 1970s, Denmark developed district heating schemes which heat homes more cheaply and efficiently. Photograph: Alamy Summary W hen the oil crisis hit in the winter of 1973 the price per barrel quadrupled, and...

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Denmark: Concentrating Solar Collectors for District Heat in Northern Europe

Baerbel Epp, Solar Thermal World Summary Brønderslev, a Danish municipality with a population of 12,500, is setting up a multi-purpose renewable heat plant for their district heating network. So far, local utility Brønderslev Forsyning has been operating seven gas-fired combined heat and power...

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Iconic district heating plant receives waste fuel shipment

Tildy Bayar, Decentralized Energy July 25, 2017 Summary An iconic combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Denmark is set to receive shipments of refuse-derived fuel (RDF) from the UK and Ireland after an agreement with Norwegian waste processing firm Geminor. Full Article ...

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Global Cooperation Agreement Memorandum of Understanding Signing at IDEA2017

Representatives from Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, Germany/European Union, Japan, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States come together to sign the Global Cooperation Agreement Memorandum of Understanding at IDEA’s 108th Annual Conference and Trade Show. Global...

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New open energy data portal to Denmark’s energy data, set to spark innovation in energy efficiency solutions

Decentralized Energy, June 18, 2017 Summary Diarmaid Williams, International Digital Editor, reports in Decentralized Energy that a new online portal, which gives open access to Denmark’s energy data, is set to spark innovation in smart, data-led solutions for energy efficiency. Full Article ...

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EU Approves Danish State Aid for Coal to Biomass Plant

Priyanka Shrestha, Energy Live News June 22, 2017 Summary The European Commission has approved Danish state aid worth DKK57 million (£6.74m) to convert a cogeneration plant from coal to biomass. DONG Energy Thermal Power’s new unit in Kalundborg will supply renewable electricity to the grid,...