• Rendsburggade 14, 1-329

    9000 Aalborg


  • Fibigerstræde 13

    9220 Aalborg Ø


1983 …2020

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Henrik Lund (born 2 July 1960) is a Danish engineer (M.Sc.Eng.1985) and Professor in Energy Planning at Aalborg University in Denmark. He holds a Ph.D. in Implementaion of Sustainable Energy Systems (1990), and a Dr.Techn. in Choice Awareness and Renewable Energy Systems (2009). 

Henrik Lund is a highly ranked world-leading researcher. He is listed among ISI Highly Cited researchers ranking him among the top 1% researchers in the world within engineering. 

Henrik Lund has many years of management experience as head of department for approx. 200 staff persons (1996-2002), head of section for approx. 50 persons (2014 – 2016) and head of research group of 20-30 persons (2002 – present). During his time the Sustainable Energy Planning research group at Aalborg University has now grown to approx. 30 staff members including 5 professors.

Henrik Lund is Editor-in-Chief of Elsevier’s high-impact journal Energy with annual 8000+ submissions.

Henrik Lund is the author of more than 400 books and articles including the book ''Renewable Energy Systems”. He is the architect behind the advanced energy system analysis software EnergyPLAN, which is a freeware used worldwide that have form the basis of more than 100 peer reviewed journal papers around the world.



  • Energy
  • Energy Planning
  • Smart Energy Systems
  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy Systems Analysis
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Wind, Solar and Biomass
  • Energy tools and models
  • Energy Policy
  • Energy economics
  • Energy and ownership

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Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

EPlanFlow: A cross-sectoral and cross border energy system analysis tool

Thellufsen, J. Z., Chang, M., Zhu, K., Lund, H., Victoria, M. & Andresen, G. B., 2020, (In preparation).

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IDA præsenterer klimaplan: Vores ambitioner overgår klimaloven

Lund, H., Mathiesen, B. V. & Petersen, T. D., 2020, In : Altinget.dk. 11, Maj

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207 Downloads (Pure)

New Developments in 4th generation district heating and smart energy systems

Østergaard, P. A., Johannsen, R. M., Lund, H. & Mathiesen, B. V., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management. 27, Special Issue, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  • 4 Citations (Scopus)

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    Forskere betegner prognoser bag klimaslagnummer som ønsketænkning

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    Forskere skal granske grøn regulering af forsyningsmonopoler

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    Fyn vinker farvel til kul og sparer klimaet for over en million tons CO2

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    Sådan når vi 70-procentsmålsætningen i 2030

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    21 items of Media coverage

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    Regeringen vil have mere og grønnere fjernvarme

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