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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 2015.08.28

Fuelled by Nature: Arla and NGF Unite around Biogas

The first biogas plant will be built in the Danish town of Videbæk, where Arla has several large production facilities. In phase one, the biogas plant will produce 11 million cubic meters biogas per year, corresponding to nearly 7000 single...

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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....

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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 2015.08.25

1 Billion DKK into Solar Thermal Solutions for District Heating

63 solar thermal solutions covering 10,000 square meters are currently scattered across the Danish landscape. And more are on their way. During next year, solar panels will constitute 1.1 million square meters in Denmark, raising the bar for renewable energy...

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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 2015.08.24

BWE is delivering the boiler island for Denmark's largest straw-fired power plant

The plant located in the suburb of Aarhus, Lisbjerg, is designed basically to burn locally produced straw - a maximum of 240,000 tons per year – with a thermal input of 110 MWth able to produce over 30 MW of...

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On the path to a sustainable 2050

Denmark - a Global Leader on climate and energy. The WWFrecognises the ambitious climate and energy policies of the Danish government as a gift to the earth for Denmark’s leadership. Read their reasons why here....

News 2015.08.24

Increased Production with Lower Energy Consumption

Last year, the already energy efficient Danish industrial companies saved five per cent of their energy consumption compared to the previous two years. This is shown by a new assessment of companies' energy consumption, performed by Statistics Denmark. .- It...

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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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