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Greater Copenhagen Green Deal Hackathon: Waste heat from data centers

tisdag 22 mars 2022

9:00 fm


Media Evolution, Stora Varvsgatan 6A

Are you and your organisation a possible stakeholder for attending the hackathon: Recovering waste heat from data centers?

Greater Copenhagen Green Deal Hackathon: Waste heat from data centers

During this hackathon we will explore the challenges and possibilities for utilizing excess heat from data centers in the Öresund region. We will learn from real examples of how to organise the work to recover waste heat in previous projects, with experiences from both Denmark and Sweden. We will also learn more about the challenges from our challenge owners, as seen from a sustainability perspective, when constructing new data centers. 


Location: Media Evolution, Stora Varvsgatan 6A, Malmö

Time: 10:00 - 14:15

10:00 – 10:10 Welcome -  Per-Johan Wik, Sustainable Business hub, Helene Urth Energy Cluster Denmark & Niels Ussing Roest, Copenhagen Capacity

10:10 – 10.40 Experience from building data centers and partner collaboration for use of excess heat – Patrik Öhlund, Director Energy Markets, Microsoft

10:40 – 11:10 Data center waste heat opportunities, Rolf Jönsson, Business Development Data center, Alfa Laval

11:10 – 11:20 Break

11:20 – 11:50  Data centers and energy opportunities, E.ON

11:50 – 12: 10 Challenge owner: Challenges and opportunities with establishing a data center, Høje Taastrup Fjernvarme

12:15 – 13:00  Lunch

13:00 – 13:30 Group discussions – Obstacles and opportunities with establishment of industries producing excess heat

13:30 – 13:50 Presentation in plenum and comments by Helene Urth and Per-Johan Wik

13:50 – 14:05 Short intro to possible EU Funding - Casper Andersen, Greater Copenhagen EU Office

14:05 – 14:15 Round up and Next Steps by Helene Urth and Per-Johan Wik

The hackathon is organised by Energy Cluster Denmark and Sustainable Business Hub within the project Greater Copenhagen Green Deal which is partly funded by Interreg ÖKS.

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