Danish District Energy Solutions

Greater Copenhagen can display some of the most innovative district heating technologies in the world, and around 98% of all Copenhagen households are heated with district heat from district-heating plants and co-generation plants.


District heating systems is one of the cheapest methods of cutting carbon emissions and has one of the lowest carbon footprints of all fossil generation plants.

Greater Copenhagen can display some of the most innovative district heating technologies in the world, and around 98% of all Copenhagen households are heated with district heat from district-heating plants and co-generation plants.



Key Areas




Policies and strategic planning

We can help your delegation arrange visits and meetings with public authorities, public-private partnership organisations and district heating associations offering an overview of strategic planning within the district heating sector in Greater Copenhagen, information about core competences of the Greater Copenhagen's district heating industry, knowledge-sharing with international counterparts and international cooperation opportunities.


See sample programme for a one-day visit

Policies and strategic planning





Biomass and waste-to-energy

Biomass and waste are important energy resources to replace fossil fuels for power and heating production, and heating produced by renewable sources years by combined heat and power plants (CHP), district heating units and autoproducers has increased in recent.

Visits to plants and meetings with companies will focus on introducing Greater Copenhagen's world leading technologies and solutions for optimising biomass and waste for district heating.


See sample programme for a one-day visit

Biomass and waste-to-energy





District heating transmission and supply

District heating supply and transmission is a key element in the district heating supply chain, connecting the end users to the district heating energy grid.

Visits and meetings will focus on getting a better understanding of how district heating utilities in the region cooperate with various types of heating production plants for heating supply in Greater Copenhagen.

We can also introduce your delegation to advanced district heating transmission and supply technologies and solutions by visiting leading companies in Greater Copenhagen.


See sample programme for a one-day visit

District heating transmission and supply