Danfoss Reinforces Commitment to Clean Energy Solutions in Kenya

Danish Ambassador to Kenya H.E. Ole Thonke
  • Leading energy solutions provider Danfoss met with more than 100 partners, customers, and industry experts to present its solutions to the local market, whilst emphasizing clean energy, and long-term benefits, including significant savings in terms of energy as the overall cost.

Danfoss is an energy solutions provider that is committed to supporting local customers and promoting clean energy solutions.

The company recently held a meeting with over 100 partners, customers, and industry experts to showcase their solutions to the local market. They emphasized the importance of clean energy and highlighted the long-term benefits, including significant energy savings and overall cost reduction.

The solutions provided by Danfoss are designed to increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification. They have applications in various sectors, including refrigeration, air conditioning, industrial machinery, water and wastewater management, transportation on- and off-highways, and maritime industries. The company’s philosophy revolves around the idea that the greenest energy is the energy that is not used.

Danfoss Team

In Kenya, Danfoss has been working to affirm its local presence through partnerships with Kenyan providers, collaborations with universities, and internship programs aimed at supporting young talents. Their current partners in the region include Jash Agencies, Centurion Systems, Hydromatics, and Frigitec.

The company also has a strong collaboration with the Danish Trade Council in Nairobi. The Danish Ambassador in Kenya, H.E. Ole Thonke, praised Danish companies like Danfoss for their commitment to delivering technology and engineering solutions that are sensitive to climate change and have a positive impact on the environment.

“As we focus on reduction of the carbon footprint around the world; Danish companies including Danfoss bring to this market a commitment to deliver technology and engineering that is sensitive to climate change as well as business solutions that are unique and impactful.” Said Danish Ambassador in Kenya, H.E. Ole Thonke

Danfoss aims to engineer a better future through long-term value creation. They recognize the importance of addressing climate change and are keen on advancing sustainable energy practices globally. They focus on solutions that contribute to decarbonization, energy efficiency, sustainable food practices, wastewater and waste management, and Environmental Social Corporate Governance (ESG).

During their seminars in Kenya, Danfoss shared expert knowledge and raised awareness about their solutions’ contribution to energy efficiency and decarbonization. They provided insights into Danfoss Power Drives and Danfoss Climate Solutions segments.

“As a company, we aim to engineer tomorrow to build a better future through long-term value creation. By 2025, data centers will for example consume 1/5 of the world’s power supply, making it vital to create data centre sustainability and cut carbon emissions. Chillers and heat pumps featuring Danfoss Turbocor technology for example can cool data centers upto 30% more efficiently than traditional compressors”, highlited Emil Berning, Danfoss Country Manager for Sub-Saharan Africa.

As an innovative and family-owned company with a history dating back to 1933, Danfoss employs over 42,000 people and serves customers in more than 100 countries through a network of 95 factories.

 They are actively involved in providing solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities. One of their notable technologies, Danfoss Turbocor, enables cooling data centers up to 30% more efficiently than traditional compressors, which is vital in reducing the carbon footprint associated with data centers.