VW ID.3 Is Car Of The Year In Denmark 2021: For The 2nd Year In A Row, The Title Goes To An EV!

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 22:37:12 +0000

Back in 2017 when I saw the prototype of the VW ID.3 at the international auto show IAA in Frankfurt, I wondered if this would be the success that VW was hoping for

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My Quest For Net Zero & Beyond With Tesla Model 3 — Part 5

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sun, 18 Oct 2020 06:02:12 +0000

I have now crossed the 30,000 miles (49,000 km) milestone in my 2019 Tesla Model 3, in just over 16 months, and in October I reached one full year on a set of Michelin CrossClimate+ tires, which will give some precise range data, so this is a perfect time for an update

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Google Buying Subsidy-Free Solar Power In Denmark

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 20:36:21 +0000

As I’ve been writing recently, solar power prices just keep on dropping. How much? Well, enough that it makes financial sense for Google to buy subsidy-free solar power in extremely northerly (i.e., grey) Denmark

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Wind Is King: A Visit To The Gigantic Danish Wind Turbine Test Site At Østerild

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2020 19:49:17 +0000

One windy day, I decided to go see the Østerild wind turbine test site, where the largest wind turbine prototypes from Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, MHI Vestas, Envision, and Haliade are being tested before primetime

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Subsidy-Free Wind Farm Planned in North Sea

Credit to Author: Marla Keene| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:53:22 +0000

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Dutch utility company Eneco and Shell have been chosen by the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy to develop a radical new offshore wind farm incorporating technologies such as floating solar, short-duration battery storage, and green hydrogen production. The Hollandse Kust (Noord) facility will be developed by Eneco and Shell by their CrossWind […]

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10 Countries With 5–10% Plugin Vehicle Market Share

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 06:29:35 +0000

A few days ago, I wrote an article about the top 5 countries in terms of plugin vehicle market share. In response to that article, one reader, “No way” (I have a feeling that’s not his/her real name), requested a graph and article on countries aspiring to 10% plugin vehicle market share

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Can A Government Be Held Accountable If Climate Legislation Is Violated?

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 16:20:49 +0000

If you think about the goal of the Paris Agreement to halve global carbon emissions in the next 10 years to keep the world on track to limit temperature rise to 1.5C, it in itself might seem, and frankly might actually be, impossible. But you don’t get points for not trying, we are all in this together, and the sooner a small country like Denmark can show concrete results from functional climate legislation, larger countries just might follow

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Denmark To Address Carbon Emissions With New Universal Fees — Final Negotiations This Fall Could Be Historic

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 22:01:58 +0000

Finally something is getting real in the big plan of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Denmark by 70% by 2030. The Danish national media outlet reports this week that a majority coalition of the parties in parliament has agreed to introduce a tax on emissions of greenhouse gases for all sectors

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Ellen, Denmark’s First Electric Ferry, Passes All Tests With Flying Colors

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 16:00:37 +0000

Ellen electric ferryEllen, Denmark’s first all-electric ferry, has completed its first 10 month of revenue service. Passengers like its silent running and absence of diesel fumes. The operator likes that it costs less to run than a diesel-powered ferry.

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Huge Subsidy-Free Partnership On 500 MW+ Expansion Of Solar PV In Denmark

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sat, 06 Jun 2020 22:09:20 +0000

I have been watching Danish solar photovoltaic capacity and output closely since 2015, because I had a feeling something was looming after seeing the explosion of installed capacity in Germany in years prior

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