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Denmark - Becoming the State of Green

Sustainable economic growth and security of energy and water supply are among the greatest global challenges today. As the first country in the world, Denmark has decided to lead the transition and become a green and resource efficient economy entirely independent of fossil fuels by 2050.

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News 2015.04.17

Global costs for flooding and water scarcity estimated at USD 500 billion a year

500,000,000,000 dollars. That is the global price tag for the world society, if nothing is done to limit damages caused by flooding and ensure clean drinking water and sanitation for more people. On top of this, there is a loss...

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White Paper: Energy efficiency in a competitive industry

Benefitting from realising the “first fuel” – energy efficiency. Energy efficiency is becoming increasingly obvious as a way to reduce production cost in industry. Improvements in energy efficiency minimise the consequences of high energy costs and increase competitiveness while at...

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Future Water: Setting new standards for drinking water supply

Innovative collaboration in the Danish water industry develops holistic solutions for sustainable and efficient water supply – tailor-made for export and use in water utilities worldwide....

News 2015.04.17

The China Europe Water Platform

At a well-attended side event in the Danish pavilion on Monday, April 13, China Europe Water Platform, led by Denmark on behalf of EU, was presented for the Forum participants..Purpose and activities of China Europe Water Platforms were presented at...

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Our transition – public participation towards a low carbon economy

Co-create, co-develop, co-inspire - how do we cope with the present and future environmental and climate related challenges? A transition towards a more sustainable society needs legitimacy from both top and bottom of society. Climate change emanates from a number...

News 2015.04.17


The 7th World Water Forum, taking place 12-17 April 2015 in Daegu and Gyeongju, South Korea, is the largest single event in the water sector. Held every three years in cooperation with the public and private sectors, academia, and industries,...

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Denmark – a world leading lab for green technologies

In the transition to a green and more energy and resource efficient society it is of vital importance that a transformation of the energy sector goes hand in hand with a focused effort within research, test and demonstration in order...

News 2015.04.17

Danish Water Technologies Popular in Asian Media

Denmark is highly acclaimed internationally for its in-depth know-how, technology and solutions within the fields of water management, pumps, sewage treatment and desalination. Both when it comes to intake, treatment and distribution of water, the Danish water industry provides top-rate,...

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Visit Denmark on a State of Green Tour

Experience Danish solutions in the fields of energy, climate adaptation, water and environment. State of Green offers to create a tailor-made programme of site visits and business meetings with leading Danish companies, institutions and public authorities.


House of Green

House of Green is an interactive showroom and visitors' center located at the newly renovated Industriens Hus in the heart of Copenhagen. House of Green uses a combination of guided storytelling and self-exploration to showcase Danish integrated solutions and scenarios across the landscape of energy, water, climate, resources and the environment.


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