Assens Fjernvarme is a privately held district heating company established in 1960. Sustainability has been a key figure for decades and the company has been 100% CO2 neutral since 1988.
As a pioneer within the transition from fossil to green heat and power generation, the company continuously has adopted state of the art technologies and environmental processes.
The production setup consists of a combined heat and powerplant (CHP), a wind turbine, a photovoltaic plant and a heatpump producing approximately 100.000 MWh heat and 30.000 MWh power.
The distribution system has over the years grown continuously and kept up to the highest standards. Today the distribution system is fully digitalized and exceeds +100 km (trench length) and supplies +3500 consumers with district heating.
Assens Fjernvarme is a cooperative and owned by its consumers. The non-profit company structure contributes to low energy prices as a high commitment from the stakeholders. The board of directors are appointed by the members.