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Denmark assists China in building a high quality offshore wind industry

Denmark assists China in building a high quality offshore wind industry

News   •   Mar 12, 2018 13:30 CET

The Danish Energy Agency is assisting Chinese developers and the Chinese government in their efforts to create a viable offshore wind industry, transferring Denmark’s more than 30-year experience from offshore wind developments. The Quality Offshore project which has China’s National Energy Administration as its main partner last week held a successful workshop in Beijing.

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2018 13:02 CET

With the launch of the Wind Project Development Roadmap report Ethiopia and Denmark are joining forces for large scale expansion of wind energy in East Africa. Experts from both countries have been sharing experiences with leading international experts to produce this guideline to successful development of wind projects in Ethiopia.

Invitation for consultation on a Danish tender for solar PV

Invitation for consultation on a Danish tender for solar PV

News   •   Mar 01, 2018 14:41 CET

The Danish Energy Agency invites for a market dialogue on a tender of price premiums for electricity from solar PV with an installed capacity of less than 1 MW. The tender is expected to be held in 2018.

Denmark assists Indonesia in green energy transition

Denmark assists Indonesia in green energy transition

News   •   Feb 22, 2018 10:05 CET

The Danish Energy Agency is assisting Indonesian power plants optimize their environmental performance and become more flexible as Indonesia substitutes coal with renewable energy. Indonesia currently has 6% renewable energy in the primary energy mix, but has a policy target to increase this to 23% by year 2025.

Long Term planning for a greener future

Long Term planning for a greener future

News   •   Feb 08, 2018 07:58 CET

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) is publishing a leaflet on how it can help other countries towards a greener future through scenario-based energy planning.

Invitation for consultation on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2018

Invitation for consultation on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2018

News   •   Dec 20, 2017 13:48 CET

The Danish Energy Agency will conduct tenders of price premiums for electricity from wind and solar PV in 2018-2019. The total budget of the tenders is DKK 1.015 billion. The Danish Energy Agency invites comments and questions on the draft conditions for the tender in 2018.

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.