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Denmark’s largest coal plant fully converts to biomass

Diarmaid Williams reports in decentralized energy that the huge Avedøre combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Copenhagen, Denmark, once the country’s largest coal-fired station, is now completely fueled by biomass. Coal has been replaced entirely by wood pellets and straw … Continue reading

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Denmark’s Near-Zero-Waste Wonder: the Kalundborg Symbiosis

William F. Hewitt, New York University adjunct faculty member and writer, reports on the highly efficient, cooperative and complementary energy systems in Kalundborg, Denmark. The article was published in Ensia, a magazine showcasing environmental solutions in action, published by the … Continue reading

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Dong and Novozymes win $53 million from EU for Danish bioethanol plant

Louise Downing reports in Bloomberg News that Dong Energy AS and Novozymes AS have won 39 million euros ($53 million) from the European Union to build a biofuel production plant in Denmark that will use straw to produce clean fuel. … Continue reading

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Denmark importing U.S. wood pellets for multi-fuel CHP plant–what does Denmark know that the U.S. doesn’t?

Timber News, published by RISI (Resource Information Systems Inc.) reports that DONG Energy, one of the largest energy companies in Northern Europe, will begin augmenting the fuel supply for its newly expanded 790 MW combined heat and power (CHP) plant … Continue reading

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TVIS in Denmark wants green energy from DONG Energy

Dong Energy reports that TVIS has chosen DONG Energy as negotiation partner on heating supply from a new biomass-fired CHP plant, involving a projected capital investment of DKK 1.8 billion (approx. USD 318 million). Today, a unanimous TVIS board decided … Continue reading

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