Frederiksberg Forsyning is the utility company in Frederiksberg. The core of there work is to ensure the people of Frederiksberg secure and safe access to climate-friendly water and energy of high quality. They do that through supply of domestic gas, tap water, district cooling and -heating, production of wind energy, wastewater management as well as improved handling of extreme rain through climate change adaption.
The green transition and the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals are high on the strategic agenda, as the company aims to carbon neutral by 2030. See some of the solutions below.
Climate change cause episodes of extreme weather as e.g. cloudburst. In Frederiksberg, we did experience cloudburst 2nd July 2011 – 150 mm rainfall during only one and a half hour. Supplementary the number of days with 10 mm of rain, will increase by 3 days in 2050. This experience and forecasts inspired us to make […]
Heat Plan Denmark 2010 is an update of Heat Plan Denmark 2008 and confirmes how the sector has reduced the CO2 emission in Denmark since 1980 and how this development can continue in a cost effective way to an almost CO2 neutral heating sector in 2030. The study is based on an overall least cost evaluation of the […]
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 […]
Good rainwater management can make cities healthier places to live, resilient towards climate change and more sustainable overall. Population growth and urbanisation, floodings as well as more frequent and longer periods of droughts all encourage an optimised use of rainwater in cities. Traditionally speaking, climate adaptation seeks to lower the risks posed by the consequences of climate […]