5-week public hearing concerning environmental assessments related to Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm

News   •   Feb 12, 2021 10:04 CET

Call for ideas on the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) of the plan for Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm and the environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the land-based part of the project

Denmark decides to construct the world’s first windenergy hub as an artificial island in the North Sea.

News   •   Feb 04, 2021 12:27 CET

Denmark has reached a landmark agreement on the construction of an energy hub in the North Sea. The energy hub will be an artificially constructed island 80 kilometers from the shore of the peninsula Jutland. It will be owned by a public-private partnership. The hub will strengthen the integration of Europe’s power grids and increase RE production necessary for a climate neutral Europe.

Public consultation on the Plan for Thor Offshore Wind Farm and the related strategic environmental assessment (SEA) of the Plan

News   •   Feb 01, 2021 09:18 CET

From 1 February the Danish Energy Agency launches an 8-week public hearing concerning the Plan for Thor Offshore Wind Farm and the related results of the environmental assessment (SEA) .

China could reach 2030-renewable energy target faster than expected

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2021 12:00 CET

Key results from upcoming China Renewable Energy Outlook 2020 show the importance of a fast development of wind and solar to achieve China’s targets of the Paris Agreement. In 2020, China added a record of 120 gigawatt wind and solar PV. A development that shows it is realistic to reach the 1,200 GW target even before the estimated target in 2030.

Great interest in building the Danish Thor Offshore Wind Farm

Press releases   •   Jan 14, 2021 07:01 CET

The Danish Energy Agency has prequalified a total of six consortia and companies to participate in the tender for Denmark's largest offshore wind farm to date: Thor Offshore Wind Farm with a capacity of minimum 800-1000 MW.

Danish Energy Agency and IFU strengthen cooperation on green energy in developing and emerging countries

Press releases   •   Dec 09, 2020 11:15 CET

Coal free by 2030: Danish study shows how a large Chinese island could replace coal with renewables and become a Clean Energy Island as early as 2030

News   •   Nov 17, 2020 14:40 CET

Publication of the market dialogue material for the future Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm tender

News   •   Nov 11, 2020 21:25 CET

Today, the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) publishes the material for the market dialogue for the upcoming Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm (OWF) tender. The DEA here invites potential tenderers and relevant industry associations to participate to the market dialogue by sending written input and/or by participating in a virtual meeting with the DEA and the Danish TSO, Energinet

Market dialogue on Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm

News   •   Oct 29, 2020 11:22 CET

Between November 25 and 30, 2020, the Danish Energy Agency and Energinet will host a market dialogue for potential tenderers and the industry on the coming Hesselø Offshore Wind Farm tender.

Electricity storage can play a crucial role in Mexico’s fulfilment of its climate goals, according to a new Danish-Mexican study

Press releases   •   Oct 23, 2020 07:50 CEST

63 million tons. That is the amount of CO2 emissions that Mexico can cut per year in 2050 if the country achieves an optimal integration of large-scale electricity storage into the energy system. This is the conclusion in a brand new Danish-Mexican study. The reduction is equivalent to almost double the Danish CO2 emissions from energy consumption today.

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