This morning State of Green debuted with its first GREEN TALKS webinar titled "Green recovery - partnerships for sustainable growth". More than 500 people from all over the world had signed up for the launch event to watch a prominent line-up of speakers debate how to combine post-corona economic recovery and global green transition.Read more
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Both Denmark and the Netherlands have ambitious 2030 climate targets, and a collaboration could result in green quantum leaps. Therefore, the two countries will share even more knowledge and experience in a number of energy areas in a newly formalised cooperation on green transition.
The Danish parliament agreed upon a revised climate action plan that will increase CO2 reductions by 1.4 million tonnes. Nine out of ten Danish political parties supported the action plan, which will include a green tax reform
Danish infrastructure fund Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners aims to create the world’s largest green energy fund. Investment pledges of EUR 1.5 billion have been given from players including the Danish pension companies PensionDanmark and AP Pension.
The Danish government and a wide majority of the Danish Parliament has entered into an agreement securing a climate-neutral waste sector by 2030, with far more recycling and far less incineration. The agreement will reduce Denmark’s greenhouse gas emissions with 0.7 million tonnes by 2030, which is equivalent to removing 280,000 diesel and petrol cars from the roads.
Taking the climate-friendly choice at the supermarket can be a maze. Therefore, the Danish supermarket group Coop has launched a new function on their app allowing customers to track their climate impact and take the climate-friendly choice when shopping.
Danish experiences can contribute to the green transition in Japan by utilising the country’s large wind resources. A strengthened cooperation between Denmark and Japan also includes large commercial opportunities for the Danish wind industry that can deliver the green solutions requested by the Japanese.
New partnership between Denmark and India will be part of the Indian renewable energy expansion. The Indian target of 450 gigawatt (GW) renewable energy by 2030 is roughly equivalent the European Union’s total renewable energy capacity.
New nudging concepts from the Danish Energy Agency will get more Danes to invest in energy renovations of their homes. The effort is targeted at promoting the economic as well as the climate advantages.
By 2030, the world will have its first two energy islands designed to produce 4 GW power – initially. One of them will be an artificial island in the North Sea named VindØ (“Wind Island”), which will be able to produce 10 GW power long-term. The finance for the island VindØ will come from the […]
This morning State of Green debuted with its first GREEN TALKS webinar titled “Green recovery – partnerships for sustainable growth”. More than 500 people from all over the world had signed up for the launch event to watch a prominent line-up of speakers debate how to combine post-corona economic recovery and global green transition.
A consortium of Danish corporations plans to develop an industrial-scale production facility to produce sustainable fuels for road, maritime and air transport in the Copenhagen area. The partnership brings together the demand and supply side of sustainable fuels with a vision to realise what could become one of the world’s largest electrolyser and sustainable fuel production facilities. The project can spearhead the maturation of sustainable fuels while creating jobs and new value chains to reinforce Denmark’s role as a green energy leader.
Six main tracks will lead to a Denmark with substantially lower CO2emissions, promises Danish government with a new climate action plan. Among the tracks is the creation of the first ‘energy islands’ in the world.
Over four billion euros will be invested in renovating public housing in Denmark to improve energy efficiency, sustainability and liveability. The capital injection is hailed as wise, green and job creating in a time of crisis.
Protein-rich biscuits used in emergency relief and clean drinking water in desert areas of Kenya. These are among the innovative solutions from partnerships supported by P4G, which this year supports 19 new partnerships, five of them with Danish participation.