President, Euroheat & Power
Birger Lauersen is the Manager of International Affairs at Dansk Fjernvarme (Danish District Heating Association). He has worked for Danish District Heating Association since 1994, initially as economic advisor dealing with energy taxation and regulation, heat purchase contracts and a host of other matters, and since 1998 he is also responsible for international affairs.
He has been on the board of Euroheat & Power, since 1998, and was also chairman of its Energy Policy Group. He has a master of political science from Copenhagen University (1994). He lives in Kolding, Denmark and like 65% of Danes, enjoys the benefits of district heating in his home.