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Invitation to market dialogue on Thor offshore wind farm

Invitation to market dialogue on Thor offshore wind farm

News   •   Sep 05, 2019 08:00 CEST

On the 25th of November 2019, the Danish Energy Agency and Energinet will host a market dialogue for potential bidders and investors on the coming Thor offshore wind farm tender. Moreover, the Danish Energy Agency today publishes the results of the technical dialogue held in May 2019 concerning site-investigations for the Thor offshore wind site.

Agreement on renewable energy with South Korea

Agreement on renewable energy with South Korea

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 10:04 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency has signed today an Implementing Arrangement with the Korea Energy Agency in relation to the visit of a big Danish industry delegation led by the Crown Prince Couple to South Korea.

New technology catalogue to support green transition in Vietnam

New technology catalogue to support green transition in Vietnam

Press releases   •   May 16, 2019 12:46 CEST

The Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority of Vietnam (EREA) and the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) are launching Vietnam’s first ever technology catalogue. The energy partnership between Vietnam and Denmark is part of the Danish effort to support green transitioning globally and is financed in cooperation with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Danish Energy Agency invites comments on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2019

Danish Energy Agency invites comments on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2019

News   •   May 06, 2019 11:21 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency invites comments and questions on the draft conditions for the tender in 2019. The technology neutral tender 2019 will allow wind turbines and solar PV to compete to supply as much green electricity for the money as possible.

New Nord Stream 2 application for two southern route options

New Nord Stream 2 application for two southern route options

Press releases   •   Apr 15, 2019 12:22 CEST

The DEA has received an additional application from Nord Stream 2 AG for permission to construct transit pipelines south of Bornholm on the continental shelf.

Technical dialogue on site-investigations for Thor offshore wind farm

Technical dialogue on site-investigations for Thor offshore wind farm

Press releases   •   Apr 12, 2019 13:52 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency hosts a technical dialogue on site-investigations with potential developers and relevant experts related to the Thor offshore wind farm tender on 13th May 2019

Slight increase in energy consumption in 2018

Slight increase in energy consumption in 2018

Press releases   •   Apr 05, 2019 12:19 CEST

Denmark's observed energy consumption increased by 0.2% in 2018, while CO2 emissions increased by 0.3% as a result of higher consumption of fossil fuels. At the same time, a significant decline in North Sea production last year has led to a fall in total energy production of 10.5% according to the preliminary energy statistics for 2018 published by the Danish Energy Agency yesterday.

The Danish Energy Agency helps Egypt on the journey towards a greener future

The Danish Energy Agency helps Egypt on the journey towards a greener future

Press releases   •   Mar 15, 2019 10:30 CET

Egypt now becomes the 15th country collaborating bilaterally with the Danish Energy Agency. The collaboration will focus on securing more renewable energy in the Egyptian energy system, and will help Egypt achieving its goal of increasing the share of renewable energy in electricity consumption from 9% to 43% by 2035.

The offshore substation and the export cables is included in the scope of the Danish offshore wind farm tender

The offshore substation and the export cables is included in the scope of the Danish offshore wind farm tender

Press releases   •   Mar 12, 2019 13:01 CET

The offshore windfarm Thor will be tendered through tender with negotiation like in the previous Danish offshore wind tenders, and the grid connection from the wind farm to the onshore point of connection will be included in the scope of the tender.

New EIA process for Vesterhav Syd initiated

New EIA process for Vesterhav Syd initiated

Press releases   •   Feb 08, 2019 12:46 CET

The Energy Board of Appeal has cancelled and withdrawn the part of the construction licence for the Vesterhav Syd Offshore Wind Farm concerning assessment of environmental impacts, with a view to renewed processing by the Danish Energy Agency. A new EIA process has been initiated.

Continued interest in search for oil and gas in the Danish North Sea

Continued interest in search for oil and gas in the Danish North Sea

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2019 10:18 CET

In the 8th Licensing Round, the DEA has received 5 applications for licences to exploration for and production of oil and gas.

Lighthouse of Danish-Indonesian Island-cooperation has great potential for renewable energy

Lighthouse of Danish-Indonesian Island-cooperation has great potential for renewable energy

Press releases   •   Jan 23, 2019 13:23 CET

Two recent analyses show that both solar, wind and biomass are competitive technologies on the island Lombok, in Indonesia. Furthermore it is shown that integrating 60% renewable energy into Lombok’s power grid, by 2030, is a cost-efficient initiative. These analyses are a result of the Danish-Indonesian energy cooperation.

Denmark and Indonesia collaborate on developing sustainable islands

Denmark and Indonesia collaborate on developing sustainable islands

News   •   Dec 13, 2018 14:51 CET

Today the Danish-Indonesian island cooperation presented two analyses to support the low carbon transition in Lombok. The analyses suggest that a renewable energy share close to 60 % in the power system can be cost-efficient solution by 2030.

New outlook: Mexico could increase green ambitions

New outlook: Mexico could increase green ambitions

News   •   Dec 12, 2018 09:22 CET

Mexico’s Ministry of Energy, SENER has published the Electricity Outlook 2018, where the Danish Energy Agency has contributed with a power sector analysis.

Technology neutral tender 2018 determined

News   •   Dec 03, 2018 10:44 CET

The technology neutral tender round for 2018 has now been determined and has resulted in a record low level of aid to onshore wind turbines and solar PV. The budget for the tender round was DKK 254 million (2018 prices).

Energy Statistics 2017: Higher renewable energy contribution

Energy Statistics 2017: Higher renewable energy contribution

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2018 16:10 CET

Energy consumption increased slightly in 2017. This covers a dramatic fall in coal consumption and increasing consumption of renewable energy. Overall, this led to a considerable drop in CO2 emissions last year. These are some of the results in the Energy Statistics 2017, which were published by the Danish Energy Agency today. Publication is in Danish, whereas Excel files are available in English.

Korean National Assembly visits the Danish Energy Agency to study the Danish experience in offshore wind

Korean National Assembly visits the Danish Energy Agency to study the Danish experience in offshore wind

News   •   Nov 21, 2018 14:14 CET

A delegation of parliamentarians from the Korean National Assembly, along with representatives from leading governmental institutions such as the Korean Energy Agency, visited on Monday the Danish Energy Agency where they discussed the Danish energy transition.

Public Acceptance and Local-Regional Benefits in Ethiopia

Public Acceptance and Local-Regional Benefits in Ethiopia

News   •   Nov 16, 2018 10:30 CET

Ethiopian-Danish partnership programme raises awareness on public acceptance and social benefits and signs one year programme extension

Tender scheme for smaller solar PV installations determined

Tender scheme for smaller solar PV installations determined

Press releases   •   Nov 09, 2018 14:04 CET

The tender scheme concerning a price premium for solar PV with an installed capacity of less than 1 MW has now been determined.

Danish delegation visits Baden-Württemberg to strengthen dialogue on energy efficiency in buildings

Danish delegation visits Baden-Württemberg to strengthen dialogue on energy efficiency in buildings

News   •   Oct 04, 2018 16:05 CEST

A Danish delegation with representatives from public authorities, municipalities, knowledge institutions and companies is visiting Stuttgart to continue the knowledge exchange regarding energy renovation in buildings.