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District heating around the North Sea – HOT|COOL magazine looks into DEA’s cooperation with UK and Germany

News   •   Aug 03, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) has contributed to the latest issue of HOT|COOL magazine from Danish Board of District Heating (DBDH). Five articles cover a two-year pilot initiative between DEA and the Danish Trade Council which aims to strengthen the conditions for Danish energy business in important markets by promoting Danish experiences on energy policy and regulation in the North Sea...

China: Study Tour in Denmark on Climate Change and Environmental Journalism for Chinese Media

News   •   Jun 18, 2015 00:00 CEST

From June 13th to 21st a delegation representing the Chinese press will experience Danish hospitality and an opportunity to learn about the energy solutions, that Denmark has had great success implementing during the last decades in the transmission from fossil fuels to renewable energy.

South Africa: Is it possible to make Social Housing Green?

News   •   Jun 08, 2015 00:00 CEST

The prices on electricity are high and are still rising in South Africa. Most households have difficulty coping with the weighty bills while the entire society has difficulty dealing with rolling electricity blackouts, also known as load sheading. Now decision makers recognize the need for a sector transformation and have already taken the first steps towards stable, energy efficient building...

Vietnam: Boosting Energy Efficiency and Competitiveness among Vietnamese Enterprises

News   •   Jun 03, 2015 00:00 CEST

Strong economic growth and development combined with traditional production methods have made Vietnam one of the most carbon intensive economies in Asia. A new financial instrument, the Green Investment Facility (GIF), intends to assist small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) reduce their energy consumption and supports Vietnam’s low carbon transition. By combining cutting edge technical...

Ukraine: The Danish Energy Agency holds meetings in Kiev on the tasks of the Ukrainian-Danish Energy Centre

News   •   May 28, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) has recently entered into an energy agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on delivery of technical assistance to the Ukrainian-Danish Energy Centre (UDEC) during 2015-2018. The main objective of the Danish-Ukrainian energy cooperation, which currently is in the inception phase, is to contribute to the energy policy reforms in Ukraine

Mexico: Mexican Authorities in Cooperation with the Danish Energy Agency on Energy Management

News   •   May 27, 2015 00:00 CEST

As part of the Danish-Mexican climate- and energy programme the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) joins forces with the Mexican National Commission for Efficient Use of Energy (CONUEE) on energy savings in large business enterprises through energy management systems

Scotland: A Scottish delegation is here to gain Danish knowledge on Energy Planning and District Heating

News   •   May 22, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency is frontrunner within energy planning and district heating. Merely 1 % of Scottish households have district heating, which is noticeable compared to Denmark’s 64 %. Therefore, a Scottish delegation has paid the Danish Energy Agency and Copenhagen a visit to learn from the Danish experience

South Africa: New activity in the South African energy sector programme

News   •   May 11, 2015 02:00 CEST

Announcement of a call for tender for a new project is now announced in South Africa.

Energy Savings Insurance initiative moves forward in Latin America

News   •   May 11, 2015 02:00 CEST

Denmark has in cooperation with the Inter-American Development Bank developed an initiative to promote energy efficiency financing in developing countries. The initiative has now been endorsed by leading international actors in the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance, moving forward from a pilot project in Mexico to a regional facility covering Latin-America and the Caribbean. Denmark...

China: DEA and Added Values meet with the Electric Power Planning and Engineering Energy Institute in Beijing

News   •   May 11, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Chinese power sector shows significant potential in lowering its GHG-emissions in regards to flexibility of the thermal coal fired power plants, but the institutional set-up must be change in order for the society and environment to benefit.

China: Celebrating the 65th year of Danish-Chinese diplomatic relations

News   •   May 11, 2015 00:00 CEST

By Rasmus Helveg Petersen, Danish Minister for Climate, Energy and Building

China: Preparing for a Chinese Power Market Reform

News   •   May 11, 2015 00:00 CEST

Market reforms could potentially solve the problem of curtailed excess electricity for the benefit of Chinese society.

Energy Savings Insurance initiative moves forward in Latin America

News   •   May 11, 2015 00:00 CEST

Denmark has in cooperation with the Inter-American Development Bank developed an initiative to promote energy efficiency financing in developing countries. The initiative has now been endorsed by leading international actors in the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance, moving forward from a pilot project in Mexico to a regional facility covering Latin-America and the Caribbean. Denmark...

China: China Energy Experts are Pleading for an Increased use of Renewable Energy

News   •   May 08, 2015 02:00 CEST

By 2050 60 % of China’s total energy consumption may be powered by renewable energy sources. A report recently released by the Energy Research Institute National Development and Reform Centre alongside with CNREC, proposes a transformation of Chinese energy that could combat air pollution while maintaining a healthy economic growth.

China: China Renewable Energy Integration Group organizes meeting in Beijing about Flexibility in the Power System

News   •   May 08, 2015 02:00 CEST

The great participation and lively discussion at the CVIG meeting indicates that flexibility holds an increasingly important spot on the political agenda when key stakeholders in the power sector get together in China.

Turkey: The Danish Energy Agency’s (DEA) Centre for Global Cooperation presents at Turkey's biggest energy fair

News   •   May 06, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency’s (DEA) Centre for Global Cooperation is this week presenting at the ICCI 2015 Fair and Conference in Turkey.

Ukraine: The Danish Energy Agency is partner in a new Ukrainian-Danish Energy cooperation based in Kiev

News   •   May 05, 2015 02:00 CEST

With support from the Danish Energy Agency, a new Ukrainian- Danish energy cooperation will contribute to energy policy reforms in Ukraine. The Danish Energy Agency has substantial experience in cost-efficient long-term energy planning for an efficient energy system emphasizing both security of supply and environment. This knowledge will be utilized in the Ukrainian-Danish Energy Centre

China: China and Denmark Share Best Practice on Green Policies and Solutions

News   •   May 04, 2015 02:00 CEST

During a speech addressing China's National People's Congress a few weeks ago, the Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, stressed that China was increasing its focus on a more environmentally friendly use of energy, particularly emphasizing energy efficiency.

Exports of energy technology reach record high

News   •   Apr 30, 2015 02:00 CEST

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