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China: Creating Quality Wind at Chinese wind farms

News   •   Sep 30, 2015 00:00 CEST

Late July, The Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing and the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) submitted proposals to Datang Renewables and State Development & Investment Corporation (SDIC) concerning improvement of three existing wind farms in China on behalf of a series of Danish companies including: Vestas, Mita-Teknik, C.C.Jensen, Hove, Danfoss, Dafa and Lund & Sorensen. Datang Renewables and SDIC have...

China: Danish Energy Agency on district heating export mission to China

News   •   Sep 25, 2015 00:00 CEST

15 – 18 September, the Danish Energy Agency took part in an export mission arranged by the Danish Board of District Heating and the Danish Embassy in China. The export mission comprised of Danish district heating suppliers, the district heating company of Copenhagen (HOFOR) and governmental financing institutions, seeking to explore the opportunities for improving the district heating networks...

Mexico: The Danish Energy Agency joined a successful workshop in Mexico

News   •   Sep 22, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency participated in a workshop in Mexico from the 9th-10th September. The workshop focused on integration of renewable energy in the power system and model based scenario-analyses.

Ukraine: First meeting held in the Steering Committee of the Ukrainian-Danish Energy Center (UDEC)

News   •   Sep 18, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) attended the first steering committee meeting of the Ukrainian-Danish Energy Centre (UDEC) on the 17th September in Kiev. The main purpose of the meeting was to initiate the implementation phase for the cooperation on UDEC between Denmark and Ukraine.

China: District heating – Danish experiences

News   •   Sep 07, 2015 02:00 CEST

Recently, the Danish Energy Agency issued a publication on Danish experiences with district heating in cooperation with State of Green and Danish Board of District Heating. The work, which is available in English and Chinese, has been defined as the best publication currently available because it gives a good overview of the historical development of District heating, the regulatory framework...

Vietnam: Greening the power sector in Vietnam

News   •   Aug 25, 2015 00:00 CEST

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) is sharing Danish experiences on integrating renewable energy into the power system, with its emerging partner economies. In China several years of cooperation has shown remarkable results. Now a similar cooperation has been initiated in Vietnam.

China: Website launch - Boosting Renewable Energy as part of China’s energy system revolution

News   •   Aug 25, 2015 00:00 CEST

As partner in the program, the Danish Energy Agency would like to welcome everyone to the CIFF's brand new website: ‘Boosting RE as part of China’s energy revolution’

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

News   •   Aug 25, 2015 00:00 CEST

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

Germany: North Rhine-Westphalia on a two day delegation visit to Denmark with a focus on Danish district heating

News   •   Aug 18, 2015 00:00 CEST

Germany and Denmark are both pursuing an ambitious energy transition. This fosters a strong Danish-German collaboration on energy matters between authorities, companies and researchers. Collaboration is now taking shape between authorities and companies in North Rhine-Westphalia and Denmark.

Vendsyssel-1 exploration well completed in Northern Jytland

News   •   Aug 17, 2015 00:00 CEST

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Ukraine: The Danish Energy Agency hosts successful workshop on the energy sector in Ukraine

News   •   Aug 17, 2015 00:00 CEST

A workshop for Ukrainian and Danish participants, with focus on data in relation to the energy balance in Ukraine was hosted by the Danish Energy Agency on August 17, 2015. The visit is part of the inception phase of the Ukrainian-Danish energy cooperation, which supports Ukraine in strengthening energy planning and policy.

Jude-1 appraisal well completed in the Danish North Sea

News   •   Aug 14, 2015 00:00 CEST

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China: CNREC’s first Management Committee Meeting concerning the CIFF-program in Beijing

News   •   Aug 06, 2015 00:00 CEST

2 July, the first Management Committee Meeting under the CIFF composition (CNREC, CIFF, NREL and DEA) was held at CNREC’s premises in Beijing. The meeting covered the main priorities for next year’s work programme including the upcoming Policy Suggestion Report in the autumn, which will serve as input to the next - and 13th - five-year plan in China.

China: The Economist highlights Chinese wind energy including Danish assistance and experience on wind power

News   •   Aug 05, 2015 00:00 CEST

A recent article in British newspaper The Economist presents the positive developments on wind energy in China, and draws on Danish experiences on infrastructure as an inspiration for Chinese action. Denmark is connected to the grids of neighboring countries, which makes it possible to meet two-fifths of its electricity consumption from wind energy.

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