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Large drop in energy consumption and CO2 emissions in 2008

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2009 01:00 CET

Less energy consumption

Exploration for hydrocarbons in new area in the Danish North Sea

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2009 01:00 CET

DONG E&P has applied for a licence for oil and gas exploration in the Danish North Sea. The area applied for is neighbouring licence 4/98, confer map.

The Baltic Sea countries strengthen cooperation on energy and climate

Press releases   •   Feb 18, 2009 01:00 CET

The Nordic and Baltic countries and Poland, Russia, Germany and the European Commission (the Parties) convened for a conference of ministers in Copenhagen on 17-18 February on the Baltic Sea Region Energy Cooperation (BASREC). The conference was opened by Mr Bertel Haarder, Minister for Education and Minister for Nordic Cooperation, who in his opening speech emphasised the importance of...

EUDP awards 85 million DKK from the special pool for development of 2nd generation (cellulosic) bioethanol

Press releases   •   Feb 16, 2009 01:00 CET

The Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (EUDP) now supports two projects, that combined comprises research, development and demonstration of new technology for production of 2nd generation bioethanol for transportation. BioGasols demonstration project BornBioFuel on Bornholm, is granted 78.19 million DKK, while a related research and development project, lead by Aalborg...

Danish North Sea exploration well completed, Siri-6

Press releases   •   Jan 27, 2009 01:00 CET

As operator for the companies in Licence 6/95 DONG E&P A/S has drilled the Siri-6 (/20-10) exploration well about 4 kilometres west of the Siri field in the Danish part of the North Sea. Siri-6 was drilled as a vertical well and reached its total depth at metres below mean sea level in chalk of Danian age. The well encountered reservoir sandstone in the Paleo-cene, but no hydrocarbon...

Oil discovery in appraisal well south of the South Arne oilfield Denmark, Rigs-4/4A

Press releases   •   Aug 08, 2008 02:00 CEST

Hess Denmark ApS, operator for the companies in licence 7/89 and 2/06, has completed the appraisal well Rigs-4/4A (/30-5) in the Danish part of the North Sea. Oil was discovered in chalk layers. DONG E&P A/S was managing the drilling operations of the well, which was drilled as a near vertical well and reached total depth of metres below mean sea level in clay stones of Early Cretaceous age. ...

Rødsand II Offshore Wind Farm Reopen for Tenders

Press releases   •   Feb 07, 2008 01:00 CET

The Danish Energy Authority is today soliciting new tenders for the Rødsand II Offshore Wind Farm south of Lolland. Domestic and international companies may bid to construct the 200 MW offshore wind farm, which shall be connected to the Danish electrical grid by 30 September . Rødsand II had previously been open for competitive bidding, won by a consortium of Energi E2, DONG Vind and E.ON...

Danish North Sea exploration well completed, Ebba-1X

Press releases   •   Jan 23, 2008 01:00 CET

As operator for the companies in Licence 8/06 Mærsk Olie og Gas AS has drilled the Ebba-1X (/15-10) exploration well ca. 5 kilometres north of the Dagmar field. The well was spudded 17 December with the jack-up rig Energy Enhancer at the position 55°37'03.92" N; 04°36'25.14" E (UTM zone 31; 6,164,845 m N; 601,211 m E), where the water depth is 34 metres. The well location is near the A.P....