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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USA Is #1 In The World For Renewable Energy Investment Attractiveness

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 06:43:14 +0000

The United States has apparently regained #1 in EY’s Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI), a biannual report that has been put out since

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Tesla Gets A Mixed Debut In Largest Danish Car Owner Satisfaction Report

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 17:51:56 +0000

The Danish Motorist Association (FDM) has released its newest car owner satisfaction report: The Motor AutoIndex 2020. Tesla is represented for the first time since the first report came out in 2003, with mixed results

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Large Auto Leasing Company: Electric Cars Have Mostly Lower Total Cost In Europe

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 09 May 2020 02:57:33 +0000

A major Dutch leasing company, LeasePlan, has thought a lot about the total cost of ownership of a vehicle. It is getting more and more bullish about electric vehicles. Last year it released a white paper on the topic, after conducting nearly 1000 vehicle ownership scenarios in 13 European countries

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A COVID-19 Thought Experiment — How The Exact Same Numbers Can Lead To Opposite Perspectives

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Fri, 08 May 2020 15:20:15 +0000

This is just a thought experiment that I came up with one of those nights watching the news about the development of COVID-19 in my country Denmark. The renowned TV-doctor Peter Qvortrup Geisling put some numbers on the screen, and this time something struck me as odd

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Solving Issues of Power Deliverability for Offshore Wind Generation

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0000

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Offshore wind generation could be a game-changer for U.S. generation—tremendous size, scalability, high capacity factors, zero-carbon, zero-cost fuel, and a proven track record in the UK and Europe. The

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The Climate, The Queen, And The Deep Blue Sky

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 02:00:45 +0000

Her majesty the Queen Margrethe II of Denmark says she is not convinced that human activity is the primary cause of the current climate change? Nevertheless, it just might be the work on the green energy transition that most effectively will get us back on track after the corona crisis. Experts and organizations now want a green emergency plan for restoring Denmark’s economy, regardless of the Queens assumptions I presume

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RAND 28′ Electric Powerboat Brings The Sexy

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 18:35:33 +0000

Rand Electric Motor BoatCruising noiselessly across a calm lake used to be the lone purview of sailing boats, but the wind can be fickle and learning to sail can be annoying for those like me with short attention spans. That’s the beauty of powerboats, but the ugly side of those is the massive amounts of fuel they consume. “There has to be a better way,” I hear you say — and there is. Meet the RAND Leisure 28 electric powerboat

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