Denmark Cancels All Coastal Wind Farms, Delays New Builds Until 2025

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Middelgrunden offshore wind park Source: Wikimedia Middelgrunden offshore wind park Source: Wikimedia

The Danish government has announced a new proposal to resolve the problem of the renewable energy tax (PSO) which the EU believes to be illegal and which has become markedly more expensive for businesses and citizens than planned. Climate and Energy Minister Lars Christian Lilleholt will cancel all coastal wind turbines which were agreed to be built in 2012 and promises to replace them with a new offshore wind farm in 2025. “When I think back on the energy agreement from 2012, it was a mistake that agreed to build the coastal wind turbines,” he said. –Naja Dandanell and Marchen Neel Gjertsen, Jyllands-Posten, 7 June 2016

Denmark Cancels All Coastal Wind Farms, Delays New Built Until 2025
Jyllands-Posten, 7 June 2016
Naja Dandanell and Marchen Neel Gjertsen,
The Danish government has announced a new proposal to…

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