Lars Therkildsen

Lars Therkildsen b&W

HOFOR, Utility of Greater Copenhagen.

HOFOR, the Utility of Greater Copenhagen, provides water and energy to a million Danes. Its CEO, Lars Therkildsen, will speak on HOFOR’s climate resilience planning for the region’s water supply, stormwater and sewer service. His presentation will include the work being done to respond to cloudburst precipitation events, as well as other adaptation and mitigation measures HOFOR has taken. In 2008, he was appointed CEO of Københavns Energi, which in 2012 merged to form HOFOR, owned by eight municipalities, including the City of Copenhagen. HOFOR provides drinking water, wastewater services, heating and cooling, and erects wind turbines throughout the country to promote CO2-neutral energy.