Category Archives: Denmark

Smart Energy Aalborg

Authors: Henrik Lund, Jakob Zinck Thellufsen, Poul Alberg Østergaard, Steffen Nielsen, Karl Sperling, Søren Roth Djørup, Peter Sorknæs The report and EnergyPLAN scenarios linked here are accompanying the Smart Energy Aalborg Plan, which shows a potential future for a 100% … Continue reading

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IDA’s Climate Response 2045 – How Denmark Can Become Climate Neutral

Authors: Henrik Lund, Brian Vad Mathiesen, Jakob Zinck Thellufsen, Peter Sorknæs, Iva Ridjan Skov Link to Report (Danish) Summary (English) Link to EnergyPLAN models For the past year, we have been living in a time of COVID-19, and the pandemic continues … Continue reading

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The role of Solar thermal in Future Energy Systems

The report “The role of Solar thermal in Future Energy Systems – Country cases for Germany, Italy, Austria and Denmark” deals with solar thermal technologies and investigates possible roles for solar thermal in future energy systems for four national energy … Continue reading

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The role of Photovoltaics towards 100% Renewable Energy Systems

                                          The report “The role of Photovoltaics towards 100% Renewable energy systems – Based on international market developments and Danish analysis” focuses … Continue reading

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Danish Energy Agency: Energy Stategy 2050 – 100% renewable energy scenarios

In March 2014 the Danish Energy Agency published scenarios for a vision to become fossil free in 2050: “Energiscenarier frem mod 2020, 2035 og 2050” (Danish report) “Energy scenarios for 2020, 2035 and 2050” (English report) These are the first … Continue reading

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Future Green Buildings

The report “Future Green Buildings – A key to Cost-Effective Sustainable Energy Systems” describes the contribution and role of the building sector in a 100% renewable energy future, as well as the transitions that are necessary in the building sector to support this change. You … Continue reading

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Copenhagen Energy Vision: A sustainable vision for bringing a Capital to 100% renewable energy

The short-term goal for The City of Copenhagen is a CO2 neutral energy supply by the year 2025, and the long-term vision for Denmark is a 100% renewable energy (RE) supply by the year 2050. In this project, it is … Continue reading

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Samsø Energy Vision 2030 – Converting Samsø to 100% Renewable Energy

The purpose of this report is to investigate potential scenarios for converting Samsø into 100% renewable energy supply in 2030 with focus on local electricity and biomass resources. Firstly, a 2013 reference scenario is established to investigate whether Samsø is … Continue reading

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IDA’s Energy Vision 2050: A Smart Energy System strategy for 100% renewable Denmark

IDA’s Energy Vision 2050 provides a Smart Energy System strategy for a 100% renewable Denmark in 2050. The vision presented should not be regarded as the only option in 2050 but as one scenario out of several possibilities. You can … Continue reading

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100% Renewable Energy Systems in the Scandinavian Region

Denmark has set an ambitious goal to become 100% renewable by 2050, and this study aims to investigate further how Denmark could achieve this goal. Specifically the study aims to help understand the implications for Denmark when it is interconnected … Continue reading

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