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Balmorel Lite Update: New web interface and additional functionalities

Balmorel Lite Update: New web interface and additional functionalities

News   •   Dec 15, 2017 10:20 CET

In April 2017, the Danish Energy Agency has launched Balmorel Lite, a web based energy model useful to assess the value of renewable energy into different electricity systems. This model has been developed by EA Energy Analyses for the Danish Energy Agency to be used by the partner countries in our GtG cooperation.

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%.

Denmark signs MoU with Indonesian Energy Company

Denmark signs MoU with Indonesian Energy Company

News   •   Nov 29, 2017 11:53 CET

Today, The Danish Energy Agency and the Danish Embassy in Jakarta have signed a MoU with the Indonesian state-owned energy company, PLN.

New green investment initiative in Ukraine

New green investment initiative in Ukraine

News   •   Nov 23, 2017 10:25 CET

Today the Danish-Ukrainian cooperation on energy presented an investment website for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in Ukraine. This occurred on a high-level event arranged by the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine with participation from e.g. the Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister and the Danish ambassador Ruben Madsen.

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.

An Indonesian delegation is visiting Denmark to learn how to promote energy efficiency

An Indonesian delegation is visiting Denmark to learn how to promote energy efficiency

News   •   Oct 13, 2017 10:29 CEST

This week 20 Indonesian experts are visiting Denmark to learn about Danish institutional and technical experiences from the Danish energy transition. The study tour is arranged by the Danish Energy Agency and the Danish Embassy in Jakarta.

Sharing Danish and international experiences to secure successful IPP wind tenders in Ethiopia

Sharing Danish and international experiences to secure successful IPP wind tenders in Ethiopia

News   •   Oct 12, 2017 09:45 CEST

As part of the Danish-Ethiopian cooperation on accelerating the deployment of wind energy in Ethiopia, two one-day workshops on wind tender design and wind project finance were organized in Addis Ababa on 5th and 10th of October.

DEA and MOIT jointly launch Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2017

DEA and MOIT jointly launch Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2017

News   •   Sep 20, 2017 20:24 CEST

Today Mr. Thomas Egebo, Permanent Secretary of State, Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate and Mr. Hoang Quoc Vuong, Vice Minister of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) in Vietnam signed the Programme Document of the Energy Partnership Programme between Viet Nam and Denmark.

New tool to share Danish district heating knowledge

New tool to share Danish district heating knowledge

News   •   Sep 20, 2017 11:31 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency launches a new tool to evaluate costs and benefits of district heating compared to individual heating. Using the Danish experience and lessons learned in district heating this tool is a key instrument in transferring knowledge on heat planning to the rest of the world.

Denmarks Energy and Climate Outlook 2030 – now in English!

Denmarks Energy and Climate Outlook 2030 – now in English!

News   •   Jun 06, 2017 10:26 CEST

The annual Outlook report from the Danish Energy Agency, published in Danish in March 2017, is now available in English.

Wind project development workshop in Ethiopia reveals even bigger private sector project pipeline

Wind project development workshop in Ethiopia reveals even bigger private sector project pipeline

News   •   May 18, 2017 14:10 CEST

​Leading Danish and international wind power experts shared experiences on project development to ensure the implementation of a successful independent power producer (IPP) wind power tenders in Ethiopia

New publication presents Denmark’s unique experiences from offshore wind development

New publication presents Denmark’s unique experiences from offshore wind development

News   •   Apr 25, 2017 10:09 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency publishes a new offshore report presenting the Danish regulatory framework for offshore wind and the remarkable results achieved.

New Scenario tool analyses the benefits and cost of green transition

New Scenario tool analyses the benefits and cost of green transition

Press Releases   •   Apr 06, 2017 08:01 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency launches the Balmorel Lite tool for assessment of the value of renewable energy in different electricity systems. Based on existing power plants, various scenarios can be simulated to represent potential system effects of various investments in renewable energy sources like wind and solar. It is a simple tool that can analyse the transformation of the power systems.

Energy consumption increased in 2016 due to less wind

Energy consumption increased in 2016 due to less wind

Press Releases   •   Mar 29, 2017 11:19 CEST

Colder weather in 2016, combined with lower wind power production and lower net imports of electricity meant that Denmark’s energy consumption and carbon emissions rose last year. This is confirmed by the Danish Energy Agency’s preliminary energy statistics for 2016.

New agreement is to provide Clean Heat to Beijing

New agreement is to provide Clean Heat to Beijing

News   •   Feb 21, 2017 14:16 CET

The China National Energy Conservation Center and the Danish Energy Agency signed an implementing agreement of a Sino-Danish pilot project on district heating and energy efficiency improvement in Beijing.

The Danish Energy Agency and The Government of Ethiopia sign the Implementing Partnership Arrangement

The Danish Energy Agency and The Government of Ethiopia sign the Implementing Partnership Arrangement

News   •   Feb 06, 2017 10:12 CET

A delegation from the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) headed by Mr. Anton Beck, Head of Division for Global Cooperation, and Dr Engineer Sileshi Bekele Minister of Water, Irrigation and Electricity of Ethiopia (MOWIE) have officially signed the Implementation Partnership Arrangement, which covers Government-to-Government Cooperation on wind power.

New “Energy Outlook 2016” with Danish technical assistance shows the way to a cleaner energy production in Indonesia

New “Energy Outlook 2016” with Danish technical assistance shows the way to a cleaner energy production in Indonesia

News   •   Jan 25, 2017 13:59 CET

​The bilateral country cooperation between Indonesia and Denmark achieved another milestone as DEA and the Danish Embassy in Jakarta, assisted the Indonesian "National Energy Council" (NEC) with their future energy modeling and launched the “Energy Outlook 2016” today.

Indonesian delegation in Denmark to learn about energy modelling and integration of renewables

Indonesian delegation in Denmark to learn about energy modelling and integration of renewables

News   •   Jan 17, 2017 12:26 CET

An Indonesian delegation is visiting Denmark to learn how to meet the rapidly growing energy demand by utilising the potential of renewable energy.

Contracts in the first Solar PV tender in Denmark signed

Contracts in the first Solar PV tender in Denmark signed

Press Releases   •   Jan 02, 2017 10:14 CET

The contracts were concluded on the 27th of december at the Danish Energy Agency as a result of the first Danish tender of aid for electricity generated at solar PV installations.

Historically low prices offered in Danish tender of aid for solar PV

Historically low prices offered in Danish tender of aid for solar PV

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2016 07:01 CET

The winning tenders in the pilot tender of aid for solar PV conducted by the Danish Energy Agency were for a premium of only 12.89 Danish øre per kWh. This result testifies that electricity from solar PV in Denmark can now compete with the cheapest sources of renewable energy.