Aeroe (Ærø) is an island in southern Denmark with ambitious sustainable energy policies that have resulted in the implementation of several cutting edge energy solutions.
The island generates more renewable electricity than it uses, and gets its district heating from sun and other renewable sources. In 2019 it put the revolutionary E-ferry Ellen into operation, showing that reliance on fossil fuels belongs to the past.
Ærø EnergyLab manages energy-related projects for the Municipality of Aeroe, and welcomes visitors from around the world to explore the island’s energy solutions.
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To achieve the global ambitions for a green transition, large sums of finance are needed. This white paper features ideas and solutions for how to achieve the goals and it is meant to serve as an inspiration for everyone involved in the green economy.