Dutch do Danish deal to hit clean power target

By |junij 22nd, 2020|Denmark, News, The Netherlands|

The Netherlands agreed on Friday (19 June) to pay Denmark €100 million as part of an arrangement that will allow the Dutch government to declare at least 8 TWh of Danish surplus renewable power on its books, in an effort to meet its EU target.

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Denmark reopens borders for locked-out lovers

By |maj 29th, 2020|border restrictions, coronavirus, Denmark, News|

More than two months after closing its borders, Denmark has loosened restrictions to let couples separated by coronavirus lockdowns finally see each other again -- even if the easing applies just to partners from a few nearby countries for now.

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Taming the ‘Frugal Four’: the challenge facing the German Presidency

By |maj 27th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Austria, Denmark, EU, EU budget, Frugal Four, German EU presidency 2020, Germany, Mark Rutte, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), Netherlands, News, Pandemic Recovery Fund, Recovery Fund, Sebastian Kurz, Stefan Lofven, Sweden|

The European Commission has presented its proposal for a recovery fund as part of the draft EU budget. Now the member states must be convinced, a task that will fall on Berlin when Germany takes over the EU Council Presidency in July, EURACTIV Germany ...

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Danish groups team up to deliver green hydrogen for transport fuel

By |maj 27th, 2020|alternative fuels, Denmark, electrolysers, Green hydrogen, News, sustainable aviation, synthetic fuels|

Renewable energy company Ørsted and Copenhagen Airport are amongst the consortium of businesses aiming to develop a hydrogen and sustainable transport fuel facility in the heart of the Danish capital. EURACTIV's media partner edie.net reports.

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Coronavirus: Swedes risk being excluded from travelling abroad

By |maj 26th, 2020|borders, coronavirus, COVID-19, Denmark, Finland, health crisis, News, Nordic countries, Norway, pandemic, Sweden, travel|

With summer approaching, many countries are preparing plans to reopen borders despite the lingering coronavirus pandemic. Sweden, however, could become a pariah because of the COVID-19's ongoing spread. EURACTIV Italia reports.

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Denmark plans two huge ‘energy islands’ to meet climate goals

By |maj 22nd, 2020|Denmark, energy islands, hydrogen, News, offshore wind, wind energy|

Denmark plans to build two “energy islands” totalling 4GW of offshore wind capacity, under plans to reduce emissions by 70% from 1990s levels by 2030 and become a green energy exporter. EURACTIV's media partner, Climate Home News, reports.

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‘Frugal Four’ working on counter-proposal to Franco-German recovery fund

By |maj 20th, 2020|Austria, coronavirus, COVID-19, Denmark, Franco-German, Frugal Four, News, Pandemic Recovery Fund, Recovery Fund, Sebastian Kurz, Sweden|

The €500 billion Franco-German EU recovery plan, presented on Monday (18 May), is too generous, according to the "Frugal Four" countries, who are working on a counter-proposal insisting on loans instead of grants and subsidies, diplomatic circles confirmed to EURACTIV Germany.

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‘Frugal Four’ working on counter-proposal to Franco-German recovery fund

By |maj 20th, 2020|Austria, coronavirus, COVID-19, Denmark, Franco-German, Frugal Four, News, Pandemic Recovery Fund, Recovery Fund, Sebastian Kurz, Sweden|

The €500 billion Franco-German EU recovery plan, presented on Monday (18 May), is too generous, according to the "Frugal Four" countries, who are working on a counter-proposal insisting on loans instead of grants and subsidies, diplomatic circles confirmed to EURACTIV Germany.

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Denmark dishes out salaries to virus-hit companies

By |april 9th, 2020|coronavirus, Denmark, flexicurity, Mette Frederiksen, News|

Denmark has always prided itself on its "flexicurity" model that marries the free market with a welfare society, but in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has chosen another strategy.

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Balkan hopefuls get green light to start EU talks, conditions still weigh on Tirana

By |marec 24th, 2020|Albania, Denmark, Emmanuel Macron, enlargement fatigue, EU enlargement, Netherlands, News, North Macedonia|

EU ministers on Tuesday (24 March) approved starting membership talks with North Macedonia and Albania, a move hailed as restoring "credibility" after months of damaging delays and bickering.

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