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ECO-City Sites Helsingborg SE/Helsingør DK

The cities of Helsingborg with 97,122 inhabitants and Helsingør with a population of 46,279 are separated by a mere 4 km stretch of water and a 20 minute ferry ride. Cooperations between the two cities are extensive in many fields.

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ECO-City Sites Helsingborg SE/Helsingør DK

The cities of Helsingborg with 97,122 inhabitants and Helsingør with a population of 46,279 are separated by a mere 4 km stretch of water and a 20 minute ferry ride. Cooperations between the two cities are extensive in many fields.

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CLASS1 Site Stenløse

Stenløse - a town in Northern Zealand – is part of Egedal Municipality. Egedal has decided to strengthen the energy requirements for a new settlement to be erected. More than 400 dwellings, a kindergarten and an activity centre for elderly people will be designed and constructed with a heating energy consumption and an overall primary energy consumption better than it is required for a low energy class 1 building according to the Danish Building regulation from 2008 (BR08) which is close to low energy class 2015 in the newest Danish Building Regulation.

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Green Solar Cities Site Copenhagen

Rehabilitating former industrial sites is a key issue for many cities, and Valby, a district of 46,000 people in the south-western part of Copenhagen, is no exception.
 

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SORCER Site Hillerød

In Hillerød, the regional capital of Denmark's North Seeland region, is showing that a zero CO2 community can become reality, with a development of more than 78,000 m² eco-houses that will exceed by at least a quarter of current energy efficiency standards.

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ECO-Life Site Høje-Taastrup

The ECO-Life community Høje-Taastrup is located in the western area of the municipality and includes the suburbs of Hedehusene, Fløng and Gammelsø. There is a population of 12 000, which is expected to increase due to further development in the area.

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ECOSTILER Site Måbjerg

Måbjerg is situated in the Region Midtjylland in the western part of Denmark near the city of Holstebro. Agriculture and food industries are important parts of the local economy – as it is for Denmark  in general.

The agricultural sector is facing increasing problems meeting the environmental regulations – especially regarding the emissions of Nitrogen which seeps into the fields where the manure from the animal production is spread.

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SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE Site Ballerup

Hedegaards School is located in Ballerup, Denmark, in a cold temperate climate. The school is positioned in a relatively open urban area with mainly low-rise buildings and is one of 10 schools in the town. In this area, the annual mean temperature has increased from 8 °C in 1980 to 8.7 °C today. The number of heating degree days is 2900 and the number of hours with bright sunshine is about 1700 – this has also increased over the last 30 years from about 1500 hours.

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READY Site Aarhus

Aarhus is the second biggest city in Denmark with 300 000 inhabitants. With the aim to become carbon neutral by 2030, the city moves forward with its climate and smart city strategy with a number of sustainable actions and projects, amongst which is READY.

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SmartEnCity Site Sonderborg

Sonderborg is a Danish municipality with 76 000 citizens committed to becoming a zero-carbon community by 2029, an objective pledged in the ProjectZero visionary project with a focus on sustainable growth and creating new green jobs. Energy efficiency and energy from the area’s own renewable sources are the key means to turn the vision into reality. New thinking is essential and public policy and investments fuel this transition.

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