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Agreement on renewable energy with South Korea

Agreement on renewable energy with South Korea

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 10:04 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency has signed today an Implementing Arrangement with the Korea Energy Agency in relation to the visit of a big Danish industry delegation led by the Crown Prince Couple to South Korea.

New technology catalogue to support green transition in Vietnam

New technology catalogue to support green transition in Vietnam

Press releases   •   May 16, 2019 12:46 CEST

The Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority of Vietnam (EREA) and the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) are launching Vietnam’s first ever technology catalogue. The energy partnership between Vietnam and Denmark is part of the Danish effort to support green transitioning globally and is financed in cooperation with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Danish Energy Agency invites comments on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2019

Danish Energy Agency invites comments on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2019

News   •   May 06, 2019 11:21 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency invites comments and questions on the draft conditions for the tender in 2019. The technology neutral tender 2019 will allow wind turbines and solar PV to compete to supply as much green electricity for the money as possible.

Technical dialogue on site-investigations for Thor offshore wind farm

Technical dialogue on site-investigations for Thor offshore wind farm

Press releases   •   Apr 12, 2019 13:52 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency hosts a technical dialogue on site-investigations with potential developers and relevant experts related to the Thor offshore wind farm tender on 13th May 2019

Slight increase in energy consumption in 2018

Slight increase in energy consumption in 2018

Press releases   •   Apr 05, 2019 12:19 CEST

Denmark's observed energy consumption increased by 0.2% in 2018, while CO2 emissions increased by 0.3% as a result of higher consumption of fossil fuels. At the same time, a significant decline in North Sea production last year has led to a fall in total energy production of 10.5% according to the preliminary energy statistics for 2018 published by the Danish Energy Agency yesterday.

The Danish Energy Agency helps Egypt on the journey towards a greener future

The Danish Energy Agency helps Egypt on the journey towards a greener future

Press releases   •   Mar 15, 2019 10:30 CET

Egypt now becomes the 15th country collaborating bilaterally with the Danish Energy Agency. The collaboration will focus on securing more renewable energy in the Egyptian energy system, and will help Egypt achieving its goal of increasing the share of renewable energy in electricity consumption from 9% to 43% by 2035.

Lighthouse of Danish-Indonesian Island-cooperation has great potential for renewable energy

Lighthouse of Danish-Indonesian Island-cooperation has great potential for renewable energy

Press releases   •   Jan 23, 2019 13:23 CET

Two recent analyses show that both solar, wind and biomass are competitive technologies on the island Lombok, in Indonesia. Furthermore it is shown that integrating 60% renewable energy into Lombok’s power grid, by 2030, is a cost-efficient initiative. These analyses are a result of the Danish-Indonesian energy cooperation.

Denmark and Indonesia collaborate on developing sustainable islands

Denmark and Indonesia collaborate on developing sustainable islands

News   •   Dec 13, 2018 14:51 CET

Today the Danish-Indonesian island cooperation presented two analyses to support the low carbon transition in Lombok. The analyses suggest that a renewable energy share close to 60 % in the power system can be cost-efficient solution by 2030.

New outlook: Mexico could increase green ambitions

New outlook: Mexico could increase green ambitions

News   •   Dec 12, 2018 09:22 CET

Mexico’s Ministry of Energy, SENER has published the Electricity Outlook 2018, where the Danish Energy Agency has contributed with a power sector analysis.

Energy Statistics 2017: Higher renewable energy contribution

Energy Statistics 2017: Higher renewable energy contribution

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2018 16:10 CET

Energy consumption increased slightly in 2017. This covers a dramatic fall in coal consumption and increasing consumption of renewable energy. Overall, this led to a considerable drop in CO2 emissions last year. These are some of the results in the Energy Statistics 2017, which were published by the Danish Energy Agency today. Publication is in Danish, whereas Excel files are available in English.

Korean National Assembly visits the Danish Energy Agency to study the Danish experience in offshore wind

Korean National Assembly visits the Danish Energy Agency to study the Danish experience in offshore wind

News   •   Nov 21, 2018 14:14 CET

A delegation of parliamentarians from the Korean National Assembly, along with representatives from leading governmental institutions such as the Korean Energy Agency, visited on Monday the Danish Energy Agency where they discussed the Danish energy transition.

Public Acceptance and Local-Regional Benefits in Ethiopia

Public Acceptance and Local-Regional Benefits in Ethiopia

News   •   Nov 16, 2018 10:30 CET

Ethiopian-Danish partnership programme raises awareness on public acceptance and social benefits and signs one year programme extension

Denmark's Baseline Projection 2018 - now in English

Denmark's Baseline Projection 2018 - now in English

News   •   Aug 08, 2018 12:54 CEST

The Danish version of Denmark's Baseline Projection 2018 was published on 13 April 2018. Now it is available in English translation.

The Danish Energy Agency launches improved LCoE calculator

The Danish Energy Agency launches improved LCoE calculator

News   •   Jul 13, 2018 11:41 CEST

Offshore wind is gaining competitiveness compare to conventional power options with a more than 30% decline levelized cost of energy (LCoE) compared to previous projections, shows updated LCoE calculator. The open source LCoE Calculator tool is available for energy planning and simulation in other countries.

Good heat planning methods are pivotal for an economic sound green transition in China

Good heat planning methods are pivotal for an economic sound green transition in China

News   •   Jun 27, 2018 15:22 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) and their Chinese partner National Energy Conservation Center (NECC) have held the first targeted workshop on heat planning in Beijing, China.

Ukraine’s Minister of Energy visits Denmark

Ukraine’s Minister of Energy visits Denmark

Press releases   •   Jun 01, 2018 07:00 CEST

The Ukrainian Minister of Energy, Ihor Nasalyk, is currently in Denmark in order to mark the valuable results of the Danish and Ukrainian governments’ collaboration on energy. The minister brought a delegation comprising of deputy chairman of the parliament’s energy committee, the chairman of the Ukrainian wind turbine association as well as public servants and mayors from chosen Ukrainian cities.

The Danish energy Agency issues a new publication on its international energy cooperation

The Danish energy Agency issues a new publication on its international energy cooperation

News   •   May 16, 2018 08:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) publishes the publication ‘Danish Energy Partnership programme’ on Denmarks global energy cooperation. The new publication mediates the tool kit that Denmark makes use of in partner countries as well at it shows the potentials and results from existing agreements.

Chinese and Danish key district heating experts join forces in building a more efficient energy system

Chinese and Danish key district heating experts join forces in building a more efficient energy system

News   •   May 09, 2018 10:48 CEST

The finest experts on heat planning in China and Denmark are working together in an expert panel created as a part of the Sino-Danish pilot project on energy efficient district heating. The panel held the first meeting this week.

Visit from the Chinese Ministry of Energy

Visit from the Chinese Ministry of Energy

News   •   Apr 19, 2018 14:14 CEST

A delegation led by the Chinese Deputy Director General for Renewable Energy, Liang Zhipeng, has payed the Danish offshore industry a visit since Monday. The delegation comprises representatives from the Ministry, the Chinese State Grid and other key players in offshore wind in China.

Significant increase in the consumption of renewable energy in 2017

Significant increase in the consumption of renewable energy in 2017

Press releases   •   Apr 06, 2018 16:01 CEST

Consumption of renewable energy increased by almost 11%, while coal consumption fell by 21% in 2017. Overall, this led to a large drop in energy-related CO2 emissions. This appears by the Danish Energy Agency’s preliminary energy statistics for 2017, which also show that Denmark's degree of self-sufficiency increased last year.