Copenhagen Capacity is the official inward investment agency of Greater Copenhagen. Our mission is to promote the region internationally with the aim of attracting and maintaining foreign companies. The services include business information, access to an extensive network of expert consultants, lawyers, public authorities and businesses.
We act as business facilitators between companies, research institutes, and other public and private organizations in the Danish clusters for international companies and investors.
The services are open to all foreign-owned companies and are free of charge.
Together with COBE architects and SLETH, RAMBOLL was elected as the winning proposal in the international idea competition on the development of Nordhavnen – a new city district for 40,000 inhabitants and 40,000 workplaces. Our vision is to set new standards for sustainable development to minimize the CO2 emissions and the impact of climate change […]
Frederiksberg District Heating is owned by the Municipality of Frederiksberg with 93,000 inhabitants, in the centre of the Metropol of Copenhagen. It is operated by Frederiksberg Forsyning, which also operates water, gas and waste water. Frederiksberg District Heating is the oldest district heating system in Denmark founded in 1903. It distributes heat to 97% of […]
1 million consumers benefit from smart energy solution in Greater Copenhagen. 95% of all heat is generated by CHP plants fuelled by waste and biomass. Only 5% from boilers. The system is now in a transition towards smart integration of wind energy via large heat pumps and electric boilers, and CHP plants with storages, which can respond on electricity prices .
CTR is jointly owned by the Municipalities of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg, Gentofte, Gladsaxe and Tårnby and is responsible for the optimal heat production and transmission of heat to the associated distribution networks in the 5 municipalities. In association with VEKS, Copenhagen Energy and Vestforbrænding CTR operate the Heat Integrated Heat Transmission System in Greater Copenhagen. The […]
The CHP plant was probably the first power plant in the world, located at a new site next to the heat market enforced by and energy efficiency statement in the Danish electricity act and now also in accordance with the EU Energy Efficiency Directive. It is also the most flexible multi fuel CHP plant. thereby the plant has stimulated replacement of oil with efficient heat in which 1 units of fuel plus 2 two units of reduced thermal emissions makes 3 units of use fullheat to the district heating.
Disposal of sludge from wastewater treatment plants is an environmental problem, however there are solutions. In Copenhagen, a new sludge incineration plant has been put into operation in 2011 at the plant Lynetten owned by BIOFOS, jointly owned by 8 municipalities in the central part of the Copenhagen region. As part of the new project, […]
The City Councils of the municipalities, who own the waste-to-energy plant Amagereforbrænding in Copenhagen has decided to establish a new waste-to-energy facility “Amager Bakke” (“Amager hill”) in Copenhagen. Amager Bakke will be a world-class flagship facility from an environmental, energy efficiency and architectural point of view. Amager Bakke will replace Amagerforbrænding’s existing facility, which for more than 40 […]