CO2PENHAGEN is the World's First CO2-Neutral Festival



    COPENHAGEN, Sept. 4 /CNW/ - CO2PENHAGEN is the world's first CO2-neutral
culture, art and music festival. At the festival, which takes place 5th-6th
September at the Technical University of Denmark, we open the doors to a
fantastic universe of music, art, film and technology, and demonstrate how the
latest green technology can be used to create a sustainable platform filled
with great experiences.
    (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090904/358495 )
    CO2PENHAGEN stands out from all other festivals in the world by being 100
percent CO2 neutral. This means that the festival does not buy CO2 quotas or
import energy from outside. Instead, the festival use only the latest low
energy technologies, and all energy is produced at the festival by sustainable
energy sources.
    CO2PENHAGEN is an ambitious and concrete example of how even large events
can become CO2 neutral. The technologies already exist - we just need the
courage and ambition to utilise them!
    With its positive example, CO2PENHAGEN shows how we as a community can be
much more ambitious in our CO2 targets than we are today and how we can do
something about climate problems now.
    If we can do it, everybody can do it!
    At CO2PENHAGEN, big Danish and International artists will perform,
including TV-2, Lars HUG, Mercury Rev, Mikael Simpson, Camille Jones,
Szhirley, Grand Avenue and many more. There will be award-winning short films,
documentaries and even the exciting football match between Denmark-Portugal on
a giant big screen. There will be a cutting edge green tech, parades with the
coolest and newest electric cars, energy generators og the future, green
corporate screenings and fitness bicycles generating energy for everything
from smoothie blenders to the great DJ scene. There will be music: everything
from hard rock to opera and jazz. And all the food will be organic, CO2
neutral, and prepared on site.
    And all these activities without any CO2!
    CO2 is over (if you want it)!
    Tickets can be purchased here: http://www.billetlugen.dk/musik/8159/

    CO2PENHAGEN takes place 5th-6th September at the Technical University of
Denmark, Lyngby. There is free transportation to the festival site from
N0rreport Station for festival guests with Bus 150S. Children under 12 will
enter free in the company of an adult.

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For further information: see: http://www.co2penhagen.com or call press
officer Kristoffer Holm Pedersen on telephone: +45-50-96-91-55

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