Henrik Lund


Prof. Henrik Lund a Professor in Energy Planning at Aalborg University in Denmark. He holds a Ph.D. in Implementation of Sustainable Energy Systems (1990) and a Dr.Techn. in Choice Awareness and Renewable Energy Systems (2009). Prof. Henrik Lund is listed among ISI Highly Cited researchers ranking him among the top 1% of engineering researchers worldwide. He is Editor-in-Chief of Elsevier’s high-impact journal Energy, ranked among the top journals in the world in the field of Thermodynamics and the category of Energy & Fuels.

Key expertise with particular relevance for district heating (DH):

  1. Energy Systems Analysis expert, including a focus on the role of DH in future Smart Energy Systems
  2. 4th generation District Heating Technologies and Systems design
  3. Head of 4DH, 4th Generation District Heating Research Center
  4. Heat roadmap studies for Denmark, Europe and China
  5. Combinations of DH and Building savings efficiencies.