Press releases - Energy & Environment

CSIS Security Group A/S Poised for Growth in Anti-eCrime Business in UK

Increasingly sophisticated cyber threat drives decision to strenthen presence.

30-05-17 LAUNCH Nordic

Join the design revolution to enable Circular Economy

Imagine a world where every product was a service. A future of zero ownership. A future where all products were designed to last, to be reused, repaired and recycled keeping products and materials in the loop. It sounds amazing, right? This year LAUNCH invites up to 10

Dantherm Group acquires the Master Climate Solutions Group (MCS) in Italy

Effective February 2017, Dantherm has acquired the Master Climate Solutions Group (MCS) in Italy from the Italian private equity firm Alcedo SGR. MCS is headquartered in Italy with subsidiaries in Poland, Russia, Spain and China.

16-02-17 Claimlane UK

Fashion: Danish start-up to help out Top 3 polluting industry

The clothes that we all wear is produced by an industry among the biggest environmental sinners in the world. A Danish start-up now offers a path to increased sustainability and happier customers, introducing a cradle to cradle mind-set heavily requested by the industry

14-11-16 LEGO

Chinese LEGO factory to be partly powered by solar energy

The LEGO Group installs solar panels at new factory in China, reducing CO2 emissions by more than 4,000 tonnes annually and providing 7% of the total electricity used at the site

Conference about future Danish hospital construction projects to be very well attended

On May 24th, 2016, the Danish Minister for Health, Ms Sophie Løhde, will kick off the unique international conference, The Danish Hospital Construction Projects Conference and Expo 2016, which will be hosted by three Danish regions.

Take part in a unique international conference about future hospital construction projects in Denmark

Right now, the starting signal has gone off for the construction of future Danish hospitals at a total value of 2.4 billion Euro.

11-02-16 LEGO

DONG Energy, PKA and the LEGO Group partner to finance the 258 MW Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm in the United Kingdom

DONG Energy has divested 50% of the Burbo Bank Extension wind farm to Danish pension provider PKA and the LEGO Group’s parent company, KIRKBI A/S for a total sum of approximately DKK 6.6 billion (GBP 660 million).

02-11-15 LAUNCH Nordic

10 Innovations That Could Create A Better World Of Materials

IKEA Group, Nike Inc., NASA, Novozymes, Kvadrat, Leading Scientists, Investors, Nordic and U.S. Gov. Representatives will team up in Malmö, Sweden, Nov. 4-5 to support 10 innovators in shaping a more sustainable world of materials.

09-10-15 LEGO

DONG Energy, the LEGO Group and William Demant celebrate the inauguration of Borkum Riffgrund 1 Offshore Wind Farm in Germany

With great excitement the three partners; DONG Energy, the LEGO Group and William Demant celebrate the inauguration of the offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 1 which can provide clean electricity for 320,000 households.

The Arctic should stand united: new free song for download

The ‘Olympics’ of the Arctic, AWG2016, has a new theme song “We Are The Arctic” by Greenlandic band Small Time Giants.

Green energy enclosed in a forest

Gottlieb Paludan Architects has been selected as the winner of an extensive competition to design the new biomass unit on the Amagerværket power plant. The power plant is located just 2 km from Copenhagen downtown, and Greater Copenhagen Utility has very high demands t

24-04-15 LAUNCH Nordic

Cross sector collaboration aims to revolutionize sustainable materials

NASA, IKEA Group, Novozymes, Nike Inc., Kvadrat, Nordic Government Institutions, leading scientists, designers and materials innovators join the LAUNCH Nordic Summit April 28 in Copenhagen, to shape a better world of materials.

17-02-15 LEGO

Investment in offshore wind farm lands its first power

The first Borkum Riffgrund 1 wind turbines off the coast of Germany have begun producing electricity. The wind farm will help the LEGO Group reach its goal of being based 100 percent on renewable energy by 2020.

09-09-14 LAUNCH Nordic

Launch Nordic selects innovators to help revolutionize materials and manufacturing

IKEA Group, Novozymes, Kvadrat, leading scientists, investors and nordic gov. representatives will team up in Malmø to support nine Launch nordic innovators

Danish PJ Diesel Engineering is awarded Known Shipper status within the European Union

EU Regulation No. 300/2008, better known as the “Known Shipper Regulation” was introduced on 29th of April 2013. The Regulation covers all EU countries and introduces mandatory screening of air cargo. Only a few locations have been approved as a “Know Shipper

Design improves energy usage

At DesignCamp 2011, five design students from the UK participated along with 44 other students from across the world in facing one of the biggest resource challenges: Adding emotional value to energy.Cordy Swope, Design Strategist and facilitator of the DesignCa

Real-time energy consumption leads to major savings

Paderborn (Germany), 19 July 2011: Beginning of July the European Commission released an Energy Efficiency Directive aiming to achieve the 2020 target of a 20 percent energy saving, with smart metering and billing set to play a key role. Growing demands for energy effic

11-07-11 Laygo Gaskets

Nuclear Power and Renewable Energy on POWER-GEN Europe 2011

On 7 - 9 June the nineteenth POWER-GEN Europe Conference and Exhibition took place in Milan, focused on nuclear energy and renewable energy in the European markets. APV, which is a brand of the SPX company, was one of the 600 exhibitors that participated in the event, b

Heat pumps in the building sector significantly reduce global carbon dioxide emissions

New roadmap from the International Energy Agency analysed in the latest newsletter from Heat Pump Centre.How can we decrease the emissions of greenhouse gases by 50 %? What technologies are the most promising and how can they be promoted? These are some of the q

Dynamic Billing for Energy leads to reduction of CO2 emissions

Orga Systems, #1 choice for real-time charging and billing, is showing the future of dynamic billing for energy and value added services during this year’s CeBIT. Questions such as how households can benefit from energy management or which gaps within the value chain m

Greentech Solutions participates in large Danish science project

In March primo a Danish science project called SPIR will be launched, where Vestas, Danfoss, Dong Energy and other Danish heavyweight companies will be participating.SPIR is a large project with a 22 mil USD budget that sets off with the purpose of shaping the smart

31-05-10 Stena Metall

Microwave Technology to Solve Problems with Food Waste

The handling of food waste causes problems in a number of working environments across the globe. Stena Metall and its fellow applicants are given an EU grant of about SEK 7 million, from Vinnova and the Eureka Offices in Poland and Great Britain, in order to develop an

17-05-10 Stena Metall

Stena Metall develops unique Method for Energy Recovery of Waste from Scrap Recycling

When scrap metal is recycled, residual materials such as car interior parts and foam plastic have, for decades, been landfilled due to the lack of good alternatives. Together with its cooperation partners, the recycling company Stena Metall has developed a method which

Experts Challenge All-electric Energy Future

Experts at the University of Surrey have highlighted an important opportunity to harness untapped energy to help achieve the country’s aims of cutting carbon dioxide emissions and increasing efficiency.In a new report launched today, researchers highlight criti