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China: Significant Danish marking at the opening of the international wind conference in Beijing November 15, 2012

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2012 01:00 CET

Week 46 the Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Building incl. Danish Energy Agency attended several high-level energy meetings in Beijing. The delegation was led by Head of Department in the Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Building, Morten Bæk.

The DEA updates the five-year forecast of Danish oil and gas Production

Press releases   •   Nov 21, 2012 01:00 CET

Oil production is written down 2 per cent for 2012, and production of sales gas is written up 9 per cent for 2012 compared to the annual report from May.

Energy consumption fell by 7% in the first half of 2012

Press releases   •   Nov 15, 2012 01:00 CET

Large drop in consumption of coal and coke, while consumption of renewable energy has gone up.

New agreement doubles energy savings

Press releases   •   Nov 13, 2012 01:00 CET

The next three years will see extra efforts to save energy. In total, energy corresponding to one-year's consumption by around 400,000 households will be saved.

Vietnam: Lidegaard signs agreement on energy cooperation with Vietnam

Press releases   •   Nov 08, 2012 01:00 CET

Denmark and Vietnam launches a cooperation to reduce energy consumption in Vietnamese buildings and industry. Today in Vietnamese capital Hanoi, Climate, Energy and Building Minister Martin Lidegaard, signed the agreement.

China: The Chinese National Energy Administration and Chinese Energy companies visits Denmark

Press releases   •   Oct 09, 2012 02:00 CEST

A Chinese delegation headed by vice-minister Mr. Liu Qi from the Chinese National Energy Administration (NEA) is visiting Denmark from Monday to Wednesday. The delegation is attending the Global Green Growth Forum in Copenhagen, and will also use the opportunity to visit a number of interesting energy sites in Denmark. The visit is part of the cooperation between the China National Renewable...

Renewables now cover more than 40% of electricity consumption

Press releases   •   Sep 24, 2012 02:00 CEST

Large decrease in observed energy consumption and in greenhouse gas emissions in 2011, and consumption of renewable energy continues to grow. These are conclusions from Energy Statistics 2011, published by the Danish Energy Agency today

China: Round Table Discussion with Clean Tech Businesses Regarding China

Press releases   •   Sep 14, 2012 02:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency participated in a round table discussion forum on the follow up of the three Memorandums of Understanding that were signed in June during President Hu Jintao’s visit. Denmark’s ambassador to China gave a short presentation of the frame that the signed agreements constitute and the opportunities to establish an even closer cooperation with Chinese authorities in the...

China: Chinese-Danish Experience Sharing on Energy Efficiency Policies

Press releases   •   Aug 31, 2012 02:00 CEST

On August 31st a Chinese delegation visited Danish Energy Agency. The delegation represented China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and Energy Research Institute (ERI), and was headed by NDRC deputy general secretary Ms. Zhao Jia-rong.

China: New website tells about the Danish-Chinese cooperation

Press releases   •   Jun 14, 2012 02:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency launches a website about the Danish-Chinese cooperation on climate, energy and building

State revenue from North Sea oil exceeded DKK 30 billion in 2011

Press releases   •   May 31, 2012 02:00 CEST

The Danish state generated revenue of about DKK 30.6 billion from North Sea oil and gas production in 2011, an increase of more than 29 per cent compared to 2010. This appears from the DEA’s annual report “Denmark’s Oil and Gas Production and Subsoil Use 2011”, which has just been published. Based on an oil price scenario of USD 120 per barrel, the report estimates that the state’s total...

New Danish energy agreement: 50 % of electricity consumption from wind power in 2020

Press releases   •   Mar 28, 2012 02:00 CEST

With an ambitious energy agreement Denmark takes a decisive step towards a society free of coal, oil and natural gas

Luna-1 exploration well did not encounter hydrocarbons

Press releases   •   Mar 22, 2012 01:00 CET

As operator of licence 1/11 and in cooperation with licence 2/05 Altinex Oil Denmark A/S (Noreco) has drilled the Luna-1 (5605/32-1) exploration well in western part of the Danish North Sea. No hydrocarbons were discovered in the well. Luna-1 was drilled as a vertical well and reached its total depth in volcanic conglomerates of presumed Rotliegendes age at 2073 metres below mean sea level. A...

Large drop in energy consumption and CO2 emissions in 2011

Press releases   •   Mar 20, 2012 01:00 CET

Warmer weather, imports of electricity as well as more wind power, led to a drop in energy consumption in 2011 of 5.8% and a drop in emissions of CO2 of 10.3%. Continued increase in consumption of renewables.

New Open Door application from Total

Press releases   •   Mar 12, 2012 01:00 CET

The Danish Energy Agency has received a licence application for exploration and production of hydrocarbons in the Open Door Area from Total E&P Denmark B.V

New Open Door application from Nikoil

Press releases   •   Mar 09, 2012 01:00 CET

The Danish Energy Agency has received a licence application Nikoil Limited for exploration and production of hydrocarbons in the Open Door Area.

Danish consumption of natural gas fell by 16.2% in 2011

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2012 01:00 CET

Production of natural gas fell by 14.0%

Electricity consumption fell in 2011 by 2.6%

Press releases   •   Feb 24, 2012 01:00 CET

In 2011, electricity production from wind turbines corresponded to 28.2% of domestic electricity consumption.

China: Denmark and China intensify cooperation on renewable energy

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2012 01:00 CET

Denmark launches cooperation with China that will contribute to convert the Chinese energy supply to a climate friendly and “low carbon” energy system. The cooperation may lead to increased demand for green products from Danish companies.

Energy consumption down by 2.4% in Q3 2011

Press releases   •   Feb 16, 2012 01:00 CET

Lower energy consumption for the first nine months of 2011