Press releases • Jul 02, 2010 02:00 CEST
The political parties behind the energy agreement of February 2008 have accepted the offer from DONG Energy to build and operate Anholt Offshore Wind Farm.
Press releases • Jun 21, 2010 02:00 CEST
Following a comprehensive round of consultations in the entire Danish clean-tech sector, the first applications are now being called for in the “Green Labs DK” subsidy programme. The programme gives subsidies to set up new facilities for testing and demonstration of climate technologies of international class and it is one of the flag ships of the business climate strategy. A total of DKK 210...
Press releases • Apr 07, 2010 02:00 CEST
The bidding process for the concession to build Anholt Offshore Wind Farm in Kattegat closed today, 7 April 2010, at 2 pm. The Danish Energy Agency received one offer. Dong Energy sent out a press release earlier today announcing that the company submitted a binding offer on the 400 MW wind farm. The Danish Energy Agency is now examining whether the offer is in accordance with the provisions...
Press releases • Mar 18, 2010 01:00 CET
In 2009 Denmark’s observed energy consumption fell by 4.0 percent, whereas CO2 emissions and total greenhouse gas emissions fell by 4.1 percent and 2.7 percent, respectively. Adjusted gross energy consumption is now level with the consumption in 1980.
Press releases • Mar 05, 2010 01:00 CET
As part of its Green Growth Strategy the Danish Government has granted 210 million DKK (approx. € 28.2 mill.) over a period of three years to support the establishment of a few strategic test laboratories – so called Green Labs – where national as well as international businesses can demonstrate and test new green technologies in full scale and under realistic circumstances. As part of an open...
Press releases • Feb 08, 2010 01:00 CET
In 2009, Danish North Sea fields produced 8.0 bn. Nm3 natural gas. This is a decrease of 16.5% compared with 2008. The decrease was in particular due to less sales of natural gas for exports, but also lower domestic natural gas consumption in 2009.In 2009, domestic natural gas consumption fell by 3.9% to 4.2 bn. Nm3.Exports of natural gas fell by 27.4% due to a significant drop in exports to...
Press releases • Feb 08, 2010 01:00 CET
In 2009, Danish domestic electricity supply fell by 3.9% compared with 2008. This fall was greatest west of the Great Belt (ie, on Funen and in Jutland), where domestic electricity supply fell by 4.8% compared with 2008, whereas in eastern Denmark it fell by 2.4%. Domestic electricity supply is a good indicator of electricity consumption before including net losses.Electricity supply in...
Press releases • Jan 13, 2010 01:00 CET
As operator for the companies in Licence 8/06 Mærsk Olie og Gas AS has drilled the Luke-1X (5504/6-6) exploration well in the westernmost part of the Danish part of North Sea. The well discovered gas/condensate in sandstone of Middle Jurassic age.
Press releases • Dec 18, 2009 01:00 CET
On December 15 the Danish Energy Agency hosted the annual Polar Science Day in cooperation with the Danish Agency of Science, Technology and Innovation.The theme this year was "Arctic Climate Change and why it is so important" and the arrangement attracted more than 200 participants from the Danish and international science community, students and also from the general public. The programme...
Press releases • Dec 16, 2009 01:00 CET
As operator for the companies in Licence 5/06 Wintershall Noordzee B.V. has drilled the Ravn-3 appraisal well in the westernmost part of the Danish part of North Sea. The well confirmed the presence of oil
Press releases • Dec 15, 2009 01:00 CET
Expected oil production for 2009 is written down 1 per cent compared to the annual report. The expected production of natural gas is written down 12 per cent.
Press releases • Dec 12, 2009 01:00 CET
Arctic Venue opens on Saturday December 12 at 1-3 pm at Nordatlantens Brygge in Copenhagen
Press releases • Dec 08, 2009 01:00 CET
The most important sections of the Danish Portal for Adaptation to Climate Change (www.klimatilpasning.dk) have been translated into English and will be presented during COP15.
Press releases • Dec 03, 2009 01:00 CET
Danish daily newspaper Ekstra Bladet claims on 1 December that Denmark is a haven for carbon trading fraudsters. Neither the Danish tax authorities nor the Danish Energy Agency agrees with this claim.
Press releases • Nov 16, 2009 01:00 CET
The Danish Energy Agency offers a contract on support, maintenance and further development of the Danish Emission Trading Registry November 16th 2009
Press releases • Sep 07, 2009 02:00 CEST
Actual Danish energy consumption was 7.3% lower in Q2 than in Q2 2008. Coal and oil consumption has fallen in particular. Consumption of coal and coke fell by 15.2%, while oil consumption fell by 6.7%. Consumption of natural gas fell by 4.9%.
Press releases • Jun 15, 2009 02:00 CEST
The production of oil and natural gas, coupled with record oil prices in 2008, meant that the Danish state generated close to DKK 35.9 billion in taxes and fees from the activities in the North Sea last year.