Danish Minister for European Affairs, Mr. Nicolai Wammen provided his country’s experience of district heating technology to a round table meeting in China this week.
Mr Wammen was in Harbin, China when he imparted his knowledge of the technology for his hosts with a view to further strengthening the Harbin network and promoting Danish solutions in the area.
“District heating cooperation will be continuously important for both Denmark and China in our joint effort to expand the impact in a long term way. Today’s round table is a good opportunity to discuss some of these issues in depth among energy officials as well as leading companies from both Denmark and China”, Minister Wammen said.
Among those participating were Danish Ambassador to China Mr. Friis Arne Petersen, Mayor of Aarhus Mr. Jacob Bundsgaard, Vice Mayor of Harbin Mr. Wei Wei and Deputy Director from the Harbin Municipal Foreign & Overseas Affairs Office Mr. Guan Yuping, as well as a row of Chinese companies operating in the heating area. The Danish companies participating in the meeting were COWI, Danfoss, Grundfos, Kamstrup, Logstor, DBDH, ABB and Broen, according to Scandasia.com.
The roundtable established a platform for the participating Chinese and Danish government officials and Chinese and Danish companies to gain information and to promote their solutions and exchange ideas.
The roundtable discussion was a part of the minister of European Affairs’ official program during his visit to China from 29 October to 3 November.
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