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Denmark to end all new oil and gas exploration

Oil rig in North Sea

PortandTerminal.com, December 5, 2020 Denmark is currently the largest oil producer in the European Union, although it produces much less than non-EU members Norway or the UK. COPENHAGEN – Denmark announced on Thursday that it will end all new oil and gas exploration in the North Sea, as part of a wider plan to stop extracting fossil fuels by 2050. …

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Denmark: We can slash CO2 by 70% in a decade and still have welfare

Middelgrunden offshore wind farm is pictured, outside Copenhagen. People on shore with backs to camera

REUTERS, SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark said on Tuesday that it could reach its 2030 climate target of reducing emissions by 70%, one of the world’s most ambitious, without compromising its generous welfare benefits. Last year, parties across the aisle passed a law committing Denmark to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 70% from 1990 levels, or around 20 …

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Maersk closes the gap on Lego as Denmark’s most valuable brand

Maersk ship made out of Lego

PortandTerminal.com, September 11, 2019 COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Maersk has rocketed up the Brand Finance rankings for Denmark, jumping four places from sixth to number two to trail only Lego. Lego’s brand value is now estimated to be $US 6.4 billion vs Maersk’s brand value of $US 4.3 billion. Measuring brand value Brand_Finance_Denmark_50_report_2018_locked-1Download Brand value is the financial worth of the brand. …

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Maersk chairman and former CEO launch secretive startup “More Ships”

Maersk’s chairman and the liner company’s former CEO have banded together with three other prominent business people to launch More Ships. The Danish publication Finans is reporting that a who’s who of Danish business elites have joined forces to launch a new company called More Ships. The founders include Maersk’s chairman and the liner company’s former CEO. The founders of …

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Denmark bumps US out of top 5 in merchant fleet size

PortandTerminal.com, July 15, 2019 Denmark has again improved its place on the list of the world’s largest shipping nations, surpassing the United States to claim the fifth place. COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Denmark has again improved its place on the list of the world’s largest shipping nations, bumping the United States out of the top five to claim the fifth place. …

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