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The Danish Energy Agency calls for bids in the tender scheme for solar PV

The Danish Energy Agency calls for bids in the tender scheme for solar PV

Press Releases   •   Sep 13, 2018 07:30 CEST

Today, the Danish Energy Agency has opened the tender scheme concerning a price premium for solar PV with an installed capacity of less than 1 MW. The deadline for bids is November 1 2018.

Denmark becomes a net importer of oil

Denmark becomes a net importer of oil

Press Releases   •   Aug 30, 2018 07:00 CEST

2017 was the last year in which Denmark produced more oil than the country consumed. The latest forecast from the Danish Energy Agency shows that from 2018 Denmark is expected to be a net importer of oil. However, Denmark is still expected to remain a net exporter of gas until 2035 - except for a few years where the Tyra facilities are rebuilt.

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.

The Danish Energy Agency and City of Pittsburgh announce agreement to collaborate on district energy planning

The Danish Energy Agency and City of Pittsburgh announce agreement to collaborate on district energy planning

News   •   Mar 21, 2018 07:36 CET

The new endeavor will create a sustainable energy “roadmap” for the City of Pittsburgh.

Denmark assists China in building a high quality offshore wind industry

Denmark assists China in building a high quality offshore wind industry

News   •   Mar 12, 2018 13:30 CET

The Danish Energy Agency is assisting Chinese developers and the Chinese government in their efforts to create a viable offshore wind industry, transferring Denmark’s more than 30-year experience from offshore wind developments. The Quality Offshore project which has China’s National Energy Administration as its main partner last week held a successful workshop in Beijing.

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Blue print for Ethiopian wind power expansion

Press Releases   •   Mar 06, 2018 13:02 CET

With the launch of the Wind Project Development Roadmap report Ethiopia and Denmark are joining forces for large scale expansion of wind energy in East Africa. Experts from both countries have been sharing experiences with leading international experts to produce this guideline to successful development of wind projects in Ethiopia.

Invitation for consultation on a Danish tender for solar PV

Invitation for consultation on a Danish tender for solar PV

News   •   Mar 01, 2018 14:41 CET

The Danish Energy Agency invites for a market dialogue on a tender of price premiums for electricity from solar PV with an installed capacity of less than 1 MW. The tender is expected to be held in 2018.

Denmark assists Indonesia in green energy transition

Denmark assists Indonesia in green energy transition

News   •   Feb 22, 2018 10:05 CET

The Danish Energy Agency is assisting Indonesian power plants optimize their environmental performance and become more flexible as Indonesia substitutes coal with renewable energy. Indonesia currently has 6% renewable energy in the primary energy mix, but has a policy target to increase this to 23% by year 2025.

Long Term planning for a greener future

Long Term planning for a greener future

News   •   Feb 08, 2018 07:58 CET

The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) is publishing a leaflet on how it can help other countries towards a greener future through scenario-based energy planning.

Invitation for consultation on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2018

Invitation for consultation on a Danish technology neutral tender for wind and solar PV in 2018

News   •   Dec 20, 2017 13:48 CET

The Danish Energy Agency will conduct tenders of price premiums for electricity from wind and solar PV in 2018-2019. The total budget of the tenders is DKK 1.015 billion. The Danish Energy Agency invites comments and questions on the draft conditions for the tender in 2018.

Balmorel Lite Update: New web interface and additional functionalities

Balmorel Lite Update: New web interface and additional functionalities

News   •   Dec 15, 2017 10:20 CET

In April 2017, the Danish Energy Agency has launched Balmorel Lite, a web based energy model useful to assess the value of renewable energy into different electricity systems. This model has been developed by EA Energy Analyses for the Danish Energy Agency to be used by the partner countries in our GtG cooperation.

Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Danes used more energy and renewables in 2016

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 12:43 CET

Lower electricity imports and less windy conditions for wind turbines resulted in increased energy consumption and increased observed CO2 emissions in 2016. As power plants in particular also used more biomass, consumption of renewable energy increased, raising the share of renewable energy to 31.3%.

Denmark signs MoU with Indonesian Energy Company

Denmark signs MoU with Indonesian Energy Company

News   •   Nov 29, 2017 11:53 CET

Today, The Danish Energy Agency and the Danish Embassy in Jakarta have signed a MoU with the Indonesian state-owned energy company, PLN.