Head of Stockholm Data Parks and Heat Recovery
Stockholm Data Parks
Erik Rylander, MSc. Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, is the head of Open District Heating and Stockholm Data Parks at Fortum Värme. Mr. Rylander has a long career within Fortum in different managerial positions. In recent years he has played a leading role in the development and deployment of Fortum’s business model that allow data centers to turn costs for cooling into revenue from recovered heat. Boosted by the recent Swedish data center electricity tax cut, Mr. Rylander and his team have set up a scheme that integrates data centers in the urban energy system, resulting in unparalleled sustainability and cost efficiency.