Wind energy is gaining more prominence in Denmark

Wind Turbine in Denmark - Wind Energy Projects

Company plans to sell country’s last oil business Denmark is moving ahead with its ambitious wind energy plans. The country’s largest company, A.P. Moller-Maersk, has announced that it will be selling off Denmark’s last oil firm. The company will be selling the oil company to France’s Total in a $7.45 billion deal. The deal is expected to be closed at the end of next year. Denmark will then move aggressively to install new wind turbines in order to continue its move toward a more sustainable future. Denmark continues to lead…

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Denmark and China will work together to build new offshore wind energy system

Offshore wind energy project - Offshore wind turbine

New offshore project is to be developed by Denmark and China Denmark will be working with China to develop a new offshore wind energy system, according to the country’s energy minister, Lars Christian Lilleholt. The new offshore system will be built in China. Currently, the project is in very early stages of development. According to Lilleholt, suppliers for the wind turbines that the project will use have not yet been chosen. Moreover, exactly when principle development on the new wind farm will begin is not yet known. China continues to…

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Wind energy is gaining more momentum in Denmark

Wind Energy - Denmark Flag Blowing In Wind

Wind energy continues to experience strong growth in Denmark Denmark has made major strides in embracing wind energy in recent years and the country has reached a new milestone in terms of electrical production through its wind farms. According to information from WindEurope, Denmark generated enough electricity from its wind energy systems last week to meet all of its energy needs. The majority of the country’s wind capacity comes from its onshore systems, but Denmark also has several offshore wind farms in operation currently. Wind farms generate enough electricity to…

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Denmark sets new record for wind energy production

Wind energy production record broken twice by Denmark Denmark has beaten the world record for the most amount of wind energy produced for the second year in a row. The country has become heavily involved in the use of wind energy due to its environmental and sustainability interests. Denmark has plans to distance itself from fossil-fuels, thereby becoming more environmentally friendly and independent of foreign sources of power. The country’s leading utility, Energinet, has noted that wind energy is likely to continue playing an important role in Denmark. 42% of…

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Denmark produced140 percent of its electricity from wind energy

An unusually windy day enabled Demark to reach all of its electricity needs with power to spare. Last week, the country’s wind farms managed to generate 140 percent of Denmark’s national electricity needs, which meant that not only was there enough power produced by wind energy to meet the demands of the country, but the excess power was also exported to Germany, Sweden, and Norway. The wind turbines were not even operating at full capacity at the time this massive power production occurred. On July 9, the wind farms produced…

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Cost of wind energy continues to fall in Denmark

Denmark has reached an important milestone in its adoption of wind power Denmark has reached an important milestone in wind energy. The country has been embracing wind power for some time, distancing itself from coal and oil in the hopes of becoming more energy sustainable and environmentally friendly. In the past, the electrical power generated by the country’s wind turbines had been significantly more expensive than the electricity produced through the consumption of fossil-fuels. That may no longer be the case in the near future, as new wind turbines become…

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Denmark reaches a new wind energy production record

Wind energy continues to show promising results in Denmark Wind energy has established a strong presence in Denmark. The country has been investing heavily in renewable energy in recent years and has managed to establish itself as a leader when it comes to wind power. According to a new report from Energi Net, wind power has reached a new record in Denmark in terms of energy production. As the country’s focus on renewable power continues to grow, its need for fossil-fuels is quickly diminishing, which is leading to significant savings…

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Wind energy losing steam in Denmark

Wind Energy Subsidies May Negatively Impact Wind Farm in Scotland

Denmark provides powerful example for wind energy Denmark has established itself as a powerful example in the wind energy sector. Like other countries in Europe, Denmark has been taking aggressive steps to embrace renewable energy. This is partly due to economic reasons, but also has to do with the country’s growing environmental concerns. Wind energy has managed to capture the country’s interests over other forms of renewable energy and Denmark is now being considered a leader in the wind sector. Tariffs help power growth in wind sector The success story…

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Wind energy helps Denmark reach major milestone

Wind Energy Denmark

Denmark makes significant progress toward sustainability with the help of wind energy Denmark is quickly becoming a strong example of the benefits of renewable energy. Like some other European countries, Denmark has been embracing renewable energy more readily than those outside of Europe. Thus far, wind energy has been the most prominent form of renewable power that the country has come to advocate, and Denmark has made significant progress in its use of wind energy over the past few years. Now, Denmark has reached a major renewable energy milestone, but…

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Denmark plans to be energy independent by 2050

Denmark Alternative Energy

Denmark’s aggressive alternative energy plan catching the eye of the world. Denmark has announced that it will be 100% energy independent by the year 2050. The country has ambitious plans for alternative energy, which have only recently gained the favor of Denmark’s leaders. In previous years, Denmark has considered energy independence and alternative energy in general as a novelty. The country has changed its perspective as alternative energy technology has grown more advanced and efficient. Denmark now has plans to expand its use of solar, wind and biomass energy. Denmark…

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