Project no. 136
Sustainable Solutions in Lyngby Tårbæk Municipality I
Authors to be determined
DTU Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
This project has been part of the course “sustainability in engineering solutions” in the three
weeks period in June 2018. The course includes first and foremost an introduction to
environmental assessment of products and solutions in their life cycle through the use of
simple tools. On this basis methods and tools are presented for the development of
environmentally improved products and solutions. These methods and tools are applied in
the project work. Through the course social and management aspects of sustainability will
THE PROJECT WORK
The group have been working on specific cases identified by Lyngby Tårbæk municipality as
cases where finding the environmentally best solution is not straight forward.
This can for example concern green logistics for the municipalities offices and potentially
also shops in Lyngby, sustainable solutions for renovating a school, best options for
handling organic waste, optimal heating solution for new building area, best alternatives to
road salting etc.
The projects outcomes are: a solution developed considering the three sustainability
dimensions: an environmental life check of the alternative solutions, and a plan for
implementation of the solution.