EnergyWatch EnergyWatch da Copyright 2016, EnergyWatch Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:59:20 GMT EnergyWatch - seneste nyt EnergyWatch - seneste nyt 2017-04-27T11:59:20Z da Copyright 2016, EnergyWatch EnergyWatch Dong CEO denies that zero-subsidy bid marks a precedent Dong Energy's zero-subsidy bid on three German offshore wind farms is not likely to be a recurring feature of future German tenders, states CEO Henrik Poulsen, adding that he anticipates a bright future in Germany. Utilities Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:59:20 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-04-27T11:59:20Z true Denmark impairs oil reserves significantly An extraordinary new forecast for oil and gas production demonstrates that in two years, Denmark will no longer be oil self-sufficient. Delays and lower oil deposits in the North Sea mean that Denmark must impair the value of its oil production. Oil & Gas Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:57:50 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-27T11:57:50Z true Dong's wind business slowed by weakened activity Dong Energy suffered setbacks, excluding divestments, on both the top and bottom line in the first quarter. The energy giant attributes it to less activity in construction contract work, while maintaining its full-year projections. Renewables Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:30:39 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-04-27T09:30:39Z true Macron weighs nuclear option as EDF pushes USD 50 billion renewal Despite pledging to reduce French nuclear output, presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron may have to reconsider his campaign promise as the state controlled utility pushes a renewal program to expand the lifespan of its reactors.  Policy & Trading Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:21:00 GMT BY FRANCOIS DE BEAUPUY & HELENE FOUQUET, BLOOMBERG 2017-04-27T09:21:00Z true Oslo City Council delists Norway's largest energy company In the country's largest electricity deal ever, Oslo City Council and Finnish company Fortrum have divvied up Norway's largest energy company between them. Utilities Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:14:55 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-04-27T09:14:55Z true Danish energy exports declined last year New figures show that Danish exports of energy technology and services took a slight dive in 2016. However, Denmark remains the EU country where the largest share of the exports come from the energy sector while Danish energy minister Lars Chr. Lilleholt believes that a new export strategy could help drive the companies forward. Policy & Trading Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:21:42 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-27T08:21:42Z true Key executive steps down from Vattenfall after just one year He was the principal architect behind major growth in Denmark but he will no longer head Vattenfall's business in the small Scandinavian country. "Business is great, and I think it's the right time to go," says Ole Bigum Nielsen. He does not yet know what the future has in store for him. Renewables Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:59:59 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-27T07:59:59Z true Q1 operating result slashed in half at Dong The Danish energy major delivers a top line similar to last year's first quarter but has to enter 2017 with a lower result. CEO Henrik Poulsen calls the result "a good start to 2017." Utilities Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:03:39 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-27T07:03:39Z true Major Danish energy company books 3000 percent growth Seas-Nve grew by more than 3,000 percent in 2016. "This is the type of financial report you usually only get to experience once in a lifetime," says the CEO, presenting a result Thursday in which the bottom line clearly surpasses the top line. However the report shows a downside amidst the boom. Utilities Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:23:39 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-27T06:23:39Z true Novozymes growth driver finally driving some growth Slowly but surely, the Danish biotech company's venture into biofuels is starting to show growth in sales. This solidifies what seems to be a turning point after several years of disappointment on the market, says Novozymes CEO Peder Holk Nielsen. Cleantech Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:40:39 GMT BY MATHIAS ØRSBORG JOHANSEN 2017-04-26T11:40:39Z true US energy secretary to renegotiate Paris climate deal US Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry, will not encourage the president to withdraw from the agreement on reducing carbon emissions. Policy & Trading Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:09:18 GMT BY RITZAU 2017-04-26T11:09:18Z true Green growth at Danish biotech firm Novozymes Denmark's Novozymes saw improvements in the sale of enzymes for production of bioethanol during the first quarter 2017. Cleantech Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:34:38 GMT BY VIKTOR BRANDT KÆRGAARD 2017-04-26T10:34:38Z true Touch balancing act for Vestas in case against People's Bank of China The Danish turbine manufacturer must carefully watch its step as it tackles its ambition to claim a larger portion of the Chinese market while simultaneously taking on the People's Bank of China in court, state several analysts. Renewables Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:46:31 GMT BY VIKTOR BRANDT KÆRGAARD 2017-04-26T09:46:31Z true