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. The Group is active throughout Germany, since 2012 also in Estonia. 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 plant and block heating 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).

Danpower GmbH acquires biomass heat and power plant in Pfaffenfofen, Upper Bavaria

Danpower GmbH, leading company of the Danpower Group based in Potsdam and majority owned by Stadtwerke Hannover AG (enercity), acquired on 15 April 2014 the biomass cogeneration plant in Pfaffenhofen, Upper Bavaria, about 40 km south of Ingolstadt.

Danpower receives Innovation Award Berlin Brandenburg 2013 - biomethane CHP plant in Lauchhammer

The Innovation Award ceremony took place on 6 December in the Hans Otto Theater in Potsdam. Four out of 135 applicants in the fields of energy, health, optics, information and communication technology and also transport received the award - including Danpower.