Part of the GRC European Climate Innovations Study Tour, visit to Ramboll Headquarters, Denmark. Rambøll is an engineering, design and consultancy company founded in Denmark in 1945. It specializes in sustainable planning and urban design, buildings, transport, and energy, among other areas. One of the company’s existing projects is to plan and design the extension of the city’s district heating system. The company collaborates with City of Copenhagen and other municipalities in Denmark to share strategies and tools for increasing liveability in cities. The presentation at the company’s headquarters began with a welcome and high-level overview of Copenhagen’s climate planning strategy by Neel Strøbæk, Group Director of Planning and Urban Design at Rambøll. Christian Nyerup Nielsen, Service Line Manager of Climate Adaptation Initiatives then presented Rambøll’s work on water and climate change, followed by a presentation by Peter Heymann Andersen, Executive Director, on enabling green energy transition. The presentations were followed by a discussion and opportunity for Q&A focusing on specific climate challenges in Boston.
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