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South Africa: New activities in the Danish-South African Renewable Energy Programme

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2016 00:00 CET

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

South Africa: The Danish SISYFOS model assists South Africa in forecasting the security of electricity supply

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2016 00:00 CET

The Danish Energy Agency is engaged in a project that assess how system adequacy and the need for reserves may develop in the future for the South African electricity system. A part of the analysis uses the Danish Energy Agency’s very own SISYFOS model, which was presented at a workshop on stochastic analysis and system adequacy hosted by the Danish Energy Agency and EA Energy Analysis in...

China’s National Energy Administration visit Denmark to learn about thermal power plant flexibility

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2016 00:00 CET

Today, Chinese high level energy officials visit Denmark and the Danish Energy Agency. Denmark has decades of hands on experience in integrating renewables in the energy system, experience that can be of crucial interest to Chinese plans to boost their own green transition.

Introducing the first Danish whitepaper on District Energy

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2016 00:00 CET

State of Green has alongside the Danish Energy Agency (DEA), the Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) and the Danish Board of District Heating (DBDH), contributed to the preparations of the new whitepaper on District Energy published by State of Green.

Invitation for consultation on a Danish pilot tender for solar PV

Press releases   •   Feb 23, 2016 00:00 CET

The Danish Energy Agency will conduct a pilot tender of price premiums for electricity from 20 MW solar PV in 2016. 2.4 MW of the 20 MW is expected to be open for installations located in Germany. The Danish Energy Agency invites comments and questions on the draft conditions for the pilot tender.

South Africa: New activities in the Danish-South African Renewable Energy Programme

Press releases   •   Feb 15, 2016 00:00 CET

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

Vietnam: TV-channel sets focus on the Danish-Vietnamese climate cooperation

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2016 00:00 CET

The Vietnamese television channel VTV4 has shown a 30 minutes long program on the Danish-Vietnamese climate cooperation. More specifically the TV program is about the two ongoing projects in Vietnam: CCAM (focusing on especially adaptation) and LCEE (Low Carbon Transition in Energy Efficiency). The program is structured around an interview with Charlotte Laursen (Ambassador), with clips from...

New publication on Danish experiences with regulation and planning of district heating

Press releases   •   Jan 06, 2016 00:00 CET

The district heating (DH) system is a cornerstone in Denmark’s green and efficient energy system. In that regard, the Danish Energy Agency recently published a paper on the succesful Danish experiences with planning and regulation of DH to share with interested stakeholders. The new publication presents an overview of DH in Denmark and how the DH system, through its inherent flexibility, has...

Governance in the Danish energy sector a source of inspiration

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2015 01:00 CET

Deputy Administrator, Vice Minister Dai Xiaoshu from China’s National Energy Administration and a large delegation visited on 11 March 2015 the Danish Energy Agency to study public governance in the Danish energy administration.

China: Danish wind turbine registry serves as a door opener in China

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2015 01:00 CET

The Danish wind turbine registry which includes monthly production data for all wind turbines in Denmark attracts considerable interest in China as the country aims to develop the performance of its fleet of onshore wind turbines.

Workshop on DEA’s bilateral cooperation

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2015 01:00 CET

The Danish Energy Agency hosted an internal workshop on bilateral cooperation on energy issues from the 2-3 March 2015 where tasks, impacts and future challenges in DEA’s bilateral energy programmes with China, Mexico, Vietnam and South Africa were discussed. The workshop continued on the afternoon of the second day with a commercial session where more than 50 exporting green tech companies...

China: Low carbon development in Jiangsu Province

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2015 01:00 CET

A delegation from Jiangsu Province accompanied by GIZ visited the Danish Energy Agency on 12 February 2015 to exchange knowledge and experiences on low carbon development.

China: Long term scenarios for renewable energy in China

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2015 01:00 CET

The first step in China National Renewable Energy Centre’s “Boosting Renewable Energy” programme was taken from 9-13 February in Beijing, as the Centre prepares to give input on renewable energy to the 13th Chinese Five-Year Plan.

China: The Danish Chinese renewable energy cooperation - a model for sustainable globalisation

Press releases   •   Mar 17, 2015 01:00 CET

New external review from the Monitoring and Evaluation Team from Grontmij A/S concludes that the RED Programme has been very successful in reaching its objective of developing capacity to reduce CO2 emissions from China.

Brochure on the Danish Energy Model

Press releases   •   Mar 02, 2015 01:00 CET

The Danish energy model has proven successful in cost-efficiently moving Denmark towards a low-carbon economy. Denmark has a clear and determined energy policy. Ambitious goals are set and reached through long-term holistic planning by an array of integrated tools including innovation and system development, energy efficiency measures and integration of renewable energy. We have drafted a...

Denmark gets cheaper power from offshore wind turbines

Press releases   •   Feb 27, 2015 01:00 CET

Press Release from the Ministry of Climate, Energy and Building

Mexico: and CENACE initiate co-operation in Mexico

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2015 01:00 CET

On the 25th of February, 2015 the National Energy Control Center (CENACE) and the Danish Transmission System Operator ( met in Mexico city to initiate a new co-operation on the Integration of Renewable Energy in the Mexican Power System. This cooperation forms part of the Climate Change Mitigation and Energy program between the Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources and...

Lille John-2 appraisal well encounters oil in the Danish North Sea

Press releases   •   Feb 10, 2015 01:00 CET

As operator of licence 12/06 Dana Petroleum Denmark B.V. has drilled the Lille John-2 (5504/20-06) appraisal well in the southern part of the Danish North Sea. The well confirmed the presence of oil in Miocene sandstones in the Lille John structure.

Vietnam: Financing mechanism implemented in Vietnam

Press releases   •   Feb 10, 2015 01:00 CET

The Green Investment Facility (GIF) supports investments in energy efficiency measures in small and medium sized businesses and is now up and running