Welcome to the COOL DH conference:

Towards next generation of district heating

18th and 19th of May 2022

Welcome to two days in Greater Copenhagen where we deep dive into the European future of district heating and the results of the pioneer project COOL DH. Take the chance to get inspired by the full-scale demonstrations in the City of Lund (Sweden) and the City of Høje-Taastrup (Denmark). They cover new low-temperature district heating developments, tested in a large scale. The conference includes both presentations, discussions and site visits.

See you in person for the full two days or online for the morning sessions that will be broadcasted live!

Program: 

18th May

Hyllie, Malmö, Sweden

08:30 Registration and coffee  

09:00 Morning sessions (broadcasted):

  • 09.00 Welcome and introduction with Reto Michael Hummelshøj, COWI and moderator Catarina Rolfsdotter-Jansson
  • 09:10 District heating in a broader EU context with Madis Laaniste, Policy Officer, European Commission
  • 09:25 From regulated to deregulated market – district heating in Sweden, in the past, today and the future challenge with
    Håkan Knutsson, Swe-Heat & Cooling and Halmstad University
  • 09:40 Demonstration case: COOL DH Lund with Martin Gierow, Kraftringen

10:10 Coffee Break

10:30 Morning sessions continues (broadcasted):

  • 10:30 Demonstration case: COOL DH Lund results with Ali Moallemi, Lund University
  • 10:55 User acceptance of new solutions (households in Høje-Taastrup and Xplorion) with Kerstin Sernhed, Lund University 
  • 11:10 Learnings from low temperature DH implementations in Urban heat recovery with
    Kristina Lygnerud, IVL Swedish Environmental Institute
  • 11:30 Questions and discussion

12:00 Lunch break

13:00 Bus departure to Lund for site visits:

  • Visit to COOL DH demo site: Brunnshög, Lund (Sweden) and the world’s largest low temperature district heating network based on fossil free energy recovery. Including MAX IV facilities and Xplorion, the passive house settlement using LTDH.

16:10 End of day, bus transport to Hyllie/Copenhagen airport available.

19th May

Høje-Taastrup, Denmark

08:30 Registration and coffee  

09:00 Morning sessions (broadcasted):

  • 09:00 Welcome and introduction with Reto Michael Hummelshøj, COWI and moderator Catarina Rolfsdotter-Jansson
  • 09:10 Major findings from EU supported DH projects with Birger Lauersen, President, Euroheat & Power
  • 09:30 Development plan of DH in Greater Copenhagen Area towards 2050 with Charlotte Søndergren, HOFOR
  • 09:50 Climate and Energy strategy in Høje-Taastrup with Marie-Louise Lemgart, Høje-Taastrup Municipality

10:10 Coffee Break

10:30 Morning sessions continues (broadcasted):

  • 10:30 Towards 100% green DH in Høje-Taastrup with Astrid Birnbaum, Høje-Taastrup District Heating
  • 10:50 COOL DH development of new multilayer PE-RT pipes with Peter Jorsal, Kingspan Logstor
  • 11:10 Demonstration case: COOL DH Høje-Taastrup business case and monitoring with COOL DH team members  
  • 11:45 Visions towards 5th generation with Kasper Korsholm Østergaard, METRO THERM
  • 12.05 Discussions and sum up

12:10 Lunch break

13:00 Bus departure to Høje-Taastrup for site visits:

  • 13:00 Visit to CITY2 prosumer, PV powered heat pump and Østerby Low Temperature District Heating district 
  • 14:15 Visit to a large-scale District Heating Thermal Energy Storage and Solar District Heating plant.

15:30 End of day, bus transport to Copenhagen and the airport available.

Price:

The conference is free of charge.

Time:

Both days have coffee and registration at 8.30 and starts 9.00. The 18th ends 16.10 and the 19th 15.30.

Location:

Conference venue:

Malmö Arena Hotel (May 18th, 2022) Hyllie boulevard 12, Malmö, Sweden
Høje-Taastrup Town Hall (May 19th, 2022) Bygaden 2, Høje-Taastrup, Denmark

Site visit:

COOL DH Demonstration site – Lund (May 18th, 2022)
COOL DH Demonstration site – Høje-Taastrup (May 19th, 2022)

Online:

The conference will be broadcasted via YouTube.

Day 1: https://youtu.be/kpI45ViB_cw

Day 2: https://youtu.be/FOoBTLZuHag

The registration is now closed.

Save the conference to your calender.

Welcome!
The COOL DH Project Team

Logistics

Transport from Copenhagen Central station and Copenhagen airport to Malmö Hyllie station:

Regional trains from Copenhagen Central station and Copenhagen airport bound for Sweden leave every 10 minutes. The journey to Malmö Hyllie station takes 26 minutes from Copenhagen central station and 12 minutes from Copenhagen airport and cost 12 € one way.

Malmö Arena Hotel is located 250 m from Malmö Hyllie Station, easily reachable in less than 5 minutes on foot.

Transport from Copenhagen airport to Copenhagen Central station:

There are several possibilities to arrange a travel from Copenhagen (Kastrup) Airport to Copenhagen:

  • Regional Train from the Kastrup Train Station to Copenhagen Central Station: cost 36 DKK (approximately 5 EUR).
  • The local metro takes you to several areas in Copenhagen.
  • Taxis can pick up passengers outside terminal 1 and 3 and will get you to downtown Copenhagen in about 20 minutes depending on the traffic. It will cost approximately 250-300 DKK (35-40 EUR).
Transport from Copenhagen Central station to Høje-Taastrup Station and Høje-Taastrup Town Hall:

Regional trains from Copenhagen Central station to Høje-Taastrup Station leave every 10 minutes. The journey to Høje-Taastrup Station takes 15 minutes and cost 9 € one way.

Høje-Taastrup Town Hall is located 500 m from Høje-Taastrup Station, easily reachable in less than 10 minutes on foot.

Taxis can pick up passengers outside Copenhagen Central Station and will get you to Høje-Taastrup Town Hall in about 35-45 minutes depending on the traffic. It will cost approximately 500 DKK (70 EUR).

Hotel:

Malmö Hyllie 

Malmö Arena Hotel offer 15 % discount towards COOL DH conference guests. Please note that the correct arrival date, departure date and number of people must be stated at the top of the page immediately after clicking on the link to receive the special price.
Book here.

Copenhagen

Wakeup Copenhagen, Bernstorffsgade is a hotel in central Copenhagen close to the central station. Rooms are available at a favourable conference discount rate for bookings settled before 5th of May 2022. Please book directly via email: book@arp-hansen.dk. Use the code ”Cool DH” and reference number: 1745671.

Høje-Taastrup

Zleep Hotel Høje-Taastrup offer the price 654 DKK per night between 17.05.22 – 19.05.22. Use the discount code: PROCOOLDH
Book here.

Currency:

The local currency in Sweden is the Swedish Krona (SEK). Exchange rate: 1 SEK = 0.10 EUR.

The local currency in Denmark is the Danish Krone (DKK). Exchange rate: 1 DKK = 0.13 EUR (fixed).

Do you have any other questions? Please contact markus.paulsson@lund.se