Danpower Group

Biomass heat and power plant in Pfaffenhofen

The Danpower Group

The Danpower Group is a middle-sized heat supplier and contracting company based in Potsdam. Danpower is active in Germany and in the Baltic states. The majority interest of 84.9 % is owned by Stadtwerke Hannover AG (enercity). The corporation has currently about 400 employees and achieved in 2013 a turnover of about 155 million €.

The Danpower supplies customers with heat, electricity and cooling. The customers comprise commerce and industry, as well as the housing industry. The installed thermal capacity of the productive units is about 880 MW and the installed electric capacity around 90 MW.

The Danpower Group develops and implements energy supplying solutions based on modern technologies for a highly efficient heat, electricity and cooling generation. Beside conventional heating plants and combined heat and power stations, the company focuses on the use of renewable energies such as biogas, biomass (wood), and also on the recycling of residual waste.

The experts’ scope of services include client counseling, conceiving solutions regarding the energy supply, design engineering and project management, implementation of energy supply projects (construction and operation) as well as the heat supply to the customers and the heat costs calculation (Heizkostenverordnung).

Commissioning of a new biomass heating plant in Leinefelde

On Wednesday, October 8, 2014, a new biomass heating plant was officially put into operation in the presence of the enercity CEO Michael Feist and the CEO of Danpower Group, Sven Schmieder, in Leinefelde (Thuringia).

Usedom Beachcup 2014

From 01 to 03 August 2014 the 15th Usedom Beachcup took place in Karlshagen on the Island of Usedom. The Usedom Beachcup is one of the largest beachvolleyball tournaments in Europe. Main sponsor was the Danpower Group.

Beachcup in Usedom

Danpower increases engagement in the Baltic States

On 26 May 2014, the Danpower Baltic UAB, a joint venture of Danpower GmbH and Geco Investicijos, was founded. The two companies each hold a 50 % share in Danpower Baltic UAB. Objectives of the joint venture are the development and realisation of energy projects in Lithuania.