The Capital Region of Denmark and the City of Copenhagen Municipal Contact Council have drawn up a joint climate strategy that addresses the wide-ranging climate challenges. The vision is to ensure that the capital region is the most climate prepared and energy efficient region in Denmark.
Some of the initiatives taken for a greener region are within:
- Environmental Friendly Hospitals and Institutions
- Mineral and raw material resources
- Climate Strategy for the capital region
- Soil contamination
The Capital Region of Denmark provides healthcare and mental healthcare for 1.7 million people or approx. 30% of the population of Denmark.
In addition the capital region is also doing research, regional development and growth in areas such as business, education, transport and climate.