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Significant increase in the consumption of renewable energy in 2017

Significant increase in the consumption of renewable energy in 2017

Press Releases   •   Apr 06, 2018 16:01 CEST

Consumption of renewable energy increased by almost 11%, while coal consumption fell by 21% in 2017. Overall, this led to a large drop in energy-related CO2 emissions. This appears by the Danish Energy Agency’s preliminary energy statistics for 2017, which also show that Denmark's degree of self-sufficiency increased last year.

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2018 13:02 CET

With the launch of the Wind Project Development Roadmap report Ethiopia and Denmark are joining forces for large scale expansion of wind energy in East Africa. Experts from both countries have been sharing experiences with leading international experts to produce this guideline to successful development of wind projects in Ethiopia.

Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 12:43 CET

Lower electricity imports and less windy conditions for wind turbines resulted in increased energy consumption and increased observed CO2 emissions in 2016. As power plants in particular also used more biomass, consumption of renewable energy increased, raising the share of renewable energy to 31.3%.

Signing of the Sino-Danish Pilot Project Agreement aims to improve District Heating and Energy Efficiency in China

Signing of the Sino-Danish Pilot Project Agreement aims to improve District Heating and Energy Efficiency in China

Press Releases   •   Oct 18, 2017 14:13 CEST

As of today the “Sino-Danish Pilot Project on District Heating (DH) and Energy Efficiency (EE) Improvements in China” has been signed by the Danish Energy Agency (DEA), the National Energy Conservation Center (NECC), the Development and Reform Commission of Shaanxi Province (SXDRC) and the People´s Government of Tongchuan City of Shaanxi Province (SXTC), in Xi’an- Shaanxi Province.

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The Danish energy Agency issues a new publication on its international energy cooperation

The Danish energy Agency issues a new publication on its international energy cooperation

News   •   May 16, 2018 08:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) publishes the publication ‘Danish Energy Partnership programme’ on Denmarks global energy cooperation. The new publication mediates the tool kit that Denmark makes use of in partner countries as well at it shows the potentials and results from existing agreements.

Chinese and Danish key district heating experts join forces in building a more efficient energy system

Chinese and Danish key district heating experts join forces in building a more efficient energy system

News   •   May 09, 2018 10:48 CEST

The finest experts on heat planning in China and Denmark are working together in an expert panel created as a part of the Sino-Danish pilot project on energy efficient district heating. The panel held the first meeting this week.

Visit from the Chinese Ministry of Energy

Visit from the Chinese Ministry of Energy

News   •   Apr 19, 2018 14:14 CEST

A delegation led by the Chinese Deputy Director General for Renewable Energy, Liang Zhipeng, has payed the Danish offshore industry a visit since Monday. The delegation comprises representatives from the Ministry, the Chinese State Grid and other key players in offshore wind in China.

The Danish Energy Agency and City of Pittsburgh announce agreement to collaborate on district energy planning

The Danish Energy Agency and City of Pittsburgh announce agreement to collaborate on district energy planning

News   •   Mar 21, 2018 07:36 CET

The new endeavor will create a sustainable energy “roadmap” for the City of Pittsburgh.

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