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China: Martin Lidegaard strengthens Sino-Danish relations on energy efficient building and green urban development in China

Press releases   •   Jul 02, 2013 02:00 CEST

On June 25 2013 Martin Lidegaard, minister for Climate, Energy, and Building opened a Sino-Danish seminar on green urban development and energy efficient building in Beijing, China. The seminar was held in parallel to the minister’s official visit to China with the purpose of promoting Sino-Danish cooperation on renewable energy, energy efficiency in buildings, as well as research and...

State revenue from North Sea oil exceeded DKK 25 billion in 2012

Press releases   •   Jun 27, 2013 02:00 CEST

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Meeting Summary from the Global NAMA Financing Summit in Copenhagen, May 15 - 17, 2013

Press releases   •   Jun 21, 2013 02:00 CEST

Meeting summary is now available from the Global NAMA Financing Summit in Copenhagen, hosted by the Danish Climate, Energy and Buildings Ministry and Center of Clean Air Policy (CCAP), click here. The Summit was part of CCAP’sMitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) initiative, which is supported by Denmark, Germany and Canada. 

LCTU webinar on Energy Efficiency in New Buildings

Press releases   •   Jun 09, 2013 02:00 CEST

The Low Carbon Transition Unit in partnership with Clean Energy Solutions Center, hosted 11th of June 2013 a no-cost webinar to introduce the Danish Toolkit on Energy Efficiency in New Buildings.

Spurv-1 exploration well did not encounter hydrocarbons

Press releases   •   May 29, 2013 02:00 CEST

As operator of licence 4/06 Wintershall Noordzee B.V. has drilled the Spurv-1 (5504/1-4) exploration well in the western part of the Danish North Sea. No hydrocarbons were discovered in the well.

China: Seminar on the environmental impacts of wind power, Beijing 22 May 2013

Press releases   •   May 28, 2013 02:00 CEST

The focus of the seminar was on the environmental benefits and environmental impacts of wind power development in the Yunnan Province.

The Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Building and Center for Clean Air Pollution (CCAP) hosted a Global NAMA Financing Summit in Copenhagen from May 15-17 2013

Press releases   •   May 13, 2013 02:00 CEST

The event on Global NAMA Financing in Copenhagen will convene high-level representatives from developing countries and key contributing countries, along with private-sector investors, and other financial institutions, with the goal of discussing financing for the implementation of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions. Read more on CCAP MAIN here. Please find further information on the...

China: Chinese delegation from the sustainable urban development zone, Nanjing High Tech Zone, visits the Danish Energy Agency

Press releases   •   May 06, 2013 02:00 CEST

A Chinese delegation from the urban development zone in Nanjing visited the Danish Energy Agency April 29. to look for inspiration in the Danish approach to energy efficient building.

China: NDRC visits Denmark to study the use of waste in combined heat and power generation

Press releases   •   Apr 19, 2013 02:00 CEST

Delegation from China’s key ministry of economic planning, the National Reform and Development Commission (NDRC), visits Denmark April 10-19.

China: Danish renewable energy expertise making strides in China

Press releases   •   Apr 15, 2013 02:00 CEST

Twelve contracts for research and development projects have been signed between Danish and Chinese businesses and research institutes.

Hibonite-1 exploration well discovers oil in the Danish North Sea

Press releases   •   Mar 25, 2013 01:00 CET

As operator of licence 5/06 Wintershall Noordzee B.V. has drilled the Hibonite-1 (5504/1-3) exploration well in the western part of the Danish North Sea. Oil was discovered in sandstones of Late Jurassic age. Hibonite-1 was drilled as a deviated well and reached its total depth in claystone of Jurassic age at 4431 metres vertically below mean sea level. Cores were taken and a logging programme...

China: Chinese delegation visits Denmark to study the use of biomass

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2013 01:00 CET

China’s goal of greening its economic development heightens the Chinese focus on renewable energy sources. February 25-26 a Chinese delegation visits Denmark to find inspiration based on Danish experiences in using biomass for energy and heat generation.

China: Chinese delegation visits Denmark to study energy efficient building

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2013 01:00 CET

February 25-27 a delegation from the Chinese MoHURD (Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development) visits Denmark to find inspiration in the Danish approach to district heating and energy efficient building.

Combining offshore wind farms and the environment

Press releases   •   Feb 19, 2013 01:00 CET

New Danish surveys confirm that it's possible to construct offshore wind farms in an environmentally sustainable manner that does not lead to significant damage to nature if proper planning is applied.

Danish consumption of natural gas fell by 6.7% in 2012

Press releases   •   Feb 19, 2013 01:00 CET

Production of natural gas fell by 9.2%.

Electricity consumption fell by 1.3% in 2012

Press releases   •   Feb 11, 2013 01:00 CET

In 2012 electricity production from wind power corresponded to 30.0% of domestic electricity supply 11 February 2013

Lower energy consumption in Q3 2012

Press releases   •   Jan 29, 2013 01:00 CET

Observed energy consumption fell in Q3 2012 by 4.0% compared to Q3 2011.

China: Joint Call for proposals under the Sino-Danish Memorandum of Understanding on energy technology development

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2013 01:00 CET

The Danish Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (EUDP) and the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) have launched a joint call for proposals for joint Sino-Danish development and demonstration projects within wind energy and smart grids in the broadest sense. For Danish project applicants the application deadline is May 8, 2013 at 12:00 noon Danish time.

China: Martin Lidegaard visits China December 17-19, 2012

Press releases   •   Dec 19, 2012 01:00 CET

The Danish minister for Climate, Energy and Building Martin Lidegaard has been on a two-day official visit to China December 17-19. The objective of the visit was to ensure the progress of a number of Memorandum of Understandings on energy signed by Denmark and China during President HU Jintao’s visit to Denmark in June 2012.

China: Danish companies sign strategic Memorandum of Understanding with Nanjing High Tech Zone

Press releases   •   Dec 19, 2012 01:00 CET

During Martin Lidegaard’s two-day visit to China, seven Danish companies signed a strategic partnership agreement with Nanjing High Tech Zone. Nanjing is currently building a sustainable industrial park for biopharmaceutical companies.