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    Energy and Climate Academy

    DISTRICT ENERGY Course - Knowledge, Experience, Inspiration (North American edition)

    DISTRICT ENERGY Course - Knowledge, Experience, Inspiration (North American edition)

    This course in conducted in English

    E-learning module (can be run offline)

    Regular price 4,657.50 kr
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    Course

    Elevate your expertise with insights from leading international experts from the US, Canada, and Denmark

    Introduction price, buy your course before the 1st of May, 2024, and get 20% discount (discount will be subtracted automatically at checkout).

    Group Discount: Special rates for five or more seats.

    Where experienced specialist shares their knowledge and experience for District Energy.

    The course is online and self-paced and consists of 25+ hours / 60 videos of curated and impartial knowledge and experience from US, Canada, and Denmark. Denmark, where 60% of all households use District Heating and 99% of all households in Copenhagen (1+ mio. inhabitants) are connected to the District Heating grid.

    The course is developed in collaboration with the Danish District Energy Advisory in North America.

    Get instant access to the course - upon purchase you will recieve an email with login and access code to the learning platform.

    Target group:

    • New entrants and professionals in the district energy industry
    • Ideal for planners, developers, agents, ministeries, contractors and more
    • Suitable for various job roles, including: operational., administrative, sales, marketing, engineering, finance, legal, research & development

    Why this course?

    • 25 hours + of material from the top experts within District Energy
    • Gain curated, condensed, and unbiased knowledge from leading international experts with this District Energy course!
    • Virtual site visits and interviews, including a visit to St. Paul and Aalborg District Heating Company
    • Access to the material online for 6 weeks, and on our mobile app for iOS and Android
    • Modules covering topics like: Planning and development, production of district heating, pipiing systems, pumps and controls, heat pumps, business models and much more.
    • Get the all insights to a technology for the green transition and active engagement with experienced lecturers




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    Course details

    Course objectives

    Explore the course framework:
    * Strategic Planning
    * District Heating Systems Technology
    * Site Visits and Case Studies

    Learning objectives / course content

    COURSE OVERVIEW
    * 25+ Hours of Curated, Expert-led Video Lessons
    * Loads of Virtual Site Visits to Contemporary District Heating Systems
    * Flexibility to Watch at Your Convenience
    * Active Engagement with Experienced Lecturers

    The in-depth lessons will cover

    Part 1 - Strategic Planning:
    Introduction to District Energy in Denmark
    Planning and development
    Business Models and Stakeholder Engagement in Denmark
    Resilience & Integration
    District Energy in the Future 
    Critical Infrastructure & Cyber Threats
    Business Models and Ownership Models in North America
    Renewable Energy Sources in North America
    Regulatory Landscape in Canada
    Regulatory landscape in United States
    Feasibility Studies

    Part 2 - Technical Solutions:
    Producing District Energy Today and Beyond
    Pipes
    Pumps & Controls
    Heat Pumps
    Thermal Storage
    End-customers
    Geothermal Energy
    Architecture of CopenHill Waste-To-Energy Plant

    Part 3 - Case Studies & Site Visits
    Site Visit to Aalborg District Heating Company
    Site Visits and interviews:
    Site Visit to St. Paul

    Target group

    New entrants and professionals in the district energy industry

    Ideal for planners, developers, agents, ministeries, contractors and more

    Suitable for various job roles, including: operational., administrative, sales, marketing, engineering, finance, legal, research & development

    Certificate

    • Certificate issued by Energy and Climate Academy

    Lecturers

    The lecturers are internationally experienced and have been working with district energy for many years.

    Morten Jordt Duedahl, Business Development Manager, DBDH
    Milan Jungic, Product Portfolio Management Director at Danfoss
    Torben Kirkegaard, Founder and Chief Education Officer of Energy and Climate Academy
    Lars Gullev, VEKS (Transmission Company)
    Nis Bertelsen, PHD fellow, Aalborg University
    Mikkel Storm Jensen, Defense Academy
    Michael Ahern, Ever-Green Energy
    John Rathbone, RATHCO
    "Bjarne K. Jepsen, Senior Engineer, LOGSTOR.
    Peter Jorsal, Product & Academy Manager, LOGSTOR"
    Marek Rykiel, Senior Application Engineer, Grundfos
    Bjarke Paaske, Project Manager IESenergy
    Jonas Ilum Sørensen, Project Manager, Aalborg CSP
    Anders Falkeborg, Product Manager, Kamstrup
    Lars Andersen, GEOOP
    BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group
    Jesper Møller Larsen, Aalborg DH Company

    Enjoy the full course - or select the module that suits your focus

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    • Saša Kojić, Director Global Vertical Business Development Danfoss

      “I found the course at Energy and Climate Academy useful because of excellent
      organization, combination of lectures and examples from practices. Above all I found very useful site visits and discussions with experts from Danish District Heating Utilities Great learnings and impressive cases from top experts in District Heating industry!”