Category Archives: High-efficiency buildings

Sustainable Zero-Energy Buildings

According to Denmark’s State of Green, 40% of Denmark’s CO2 emissions come from buildings and with the use of existing technologies it is possible that the renovation of existing buildings and the construction of energy-efficient new buildings could reduce energy … Continue reading

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Energy, Consumerism, and Planned Communities

As in most cities worldwide, Copenhagen has limited space and a growing population. Copenhagen is expected to grow by 100,000 inhabitants by 2025, increasing the population from 537,000 to 637,000. The City of Copenhagen expects that the families and young … Continue reading

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Solutions for Sustainable Cities; One of Copenhagen’s Intriguing Initiatives

The city of Copenhagen has initiated “Solutions for Sustainable Cities” in partnership with the State of Green organization. The 12 solutions (and the ultimate goal of carbon neutrality) are what led to the city being named 2014 European Green Capital. … Continue reading

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