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We are glad to announce that there will be a one-day conference focusing on the "Opportunities in the Turkish Wind Energy Market and Supply Chain with Reference to the 1 GW YEKA Tender" on the 15th of March, Thursday in Copenhagen, Denmark. We are organizing this special event in collaboration with Danish Wind Export Association, Invest in Turkey, and Izmir Development Agency.

It is a unique opportunity for Danish wind energy companies to:

  • Learn more on the Turkish wind energy market and incentive schemes
  • Have information on investment opportunities in Turkey with specific focus on Izmir, the pioneer city of Turkey's wind energy sector
  • Listen the details of the YEKA tender from the tender winner Siemens-Gamesa Renewable Energy Turkey management who will make over 1 billion USD investments in the Turkish wind facilities in the following two years to build a factory and an R&D center
  • Meet with the Turkish companies through B2B meetings to establish partnership and to discover mutual benefits
  • Have an access to current and potentital wind turbine sub-suppliers in Turkey who needs technology and know-how
  • Learn the Danish finance opportunities in the wind sector for the Turkish market.

We believe that Denmark and Turkey has a lot to share in the wind energy market and hope that this event would contribute to increase the collaborations between two countries.

District Energy Systems for a Sustainable Future Conference held successfully in Izmir with the participation of Vice Energy Minister of TurkeyOn 27-28 November, high-level officials from Denmark and Turkey, sector associations and companies in the field of district energy systems and energy efficiency participated in The District Energy Systems Conference for a Sustainable and Energy Efficient Future, a joint organization of the Trade Council in Turkey the Danish Board of District Heating (DBDH) and Izmir Development Agency in Izmir, Turkey.

We are happy to announce that Hempel has joined our Danish Green Growth Network.

Hempel is a world-leading Danish coatings supplier for the decorative, protective, marine, container and yacht markets. From wind turbines and bridges to hospitals, ships, power stations and homes, Hempel coatings protect man-made structures from the corrosive forces of nature.

With a focus on R&D, advanced production techniques and professional coating advice, Hempel works around the globe to help keep its customers’ investments safe and beautiful for longer. Hempel has more than 5,500 employees who live and work in more than 80 countries around the world.

We look forward to be working close with Hempel in the future. 

Learn more about Hempel here: http://www.hempel.com/ 

Energy and Climate Academy from Denmark and Wind Decisions from Turkey have joint their forces to bring the latest knowledge and experience to the Turkish Wind Industry in form of highly concentrated courses, which ranges from 2 to 5 days.

 

 

We are happy to announce that JL Energy has joined our Danish Green Growth Network. 

JL-Energy ApS is a modern Danish company that delivers energy efficient solutions for individuals and businesses. The objective for JL-Energy ApS is to be a high-quality company performs renewable energy projects; solar systems, wind turbines, efficiency regulation of large lighting installations, optimization of lighting, energy logging and off-grid solutions, etc.  

We are looking forward to be working close with JL-Energy.

For further information: http://www.jl-energy.com

 

We are very pleased to announce that Denmark Energy amd Climate Academy has joined our Danish Green Growth Network.

Energy and Climate Academy offers post graduate courses for private and public companies in the energy and climate industries.

We are looking forward to be working close with Energy and Climate Academy. 

For further information: http://energyandclimateacademy.com/ 

We are happy to announce that DESMI has joined our Danish Green Growth Network.

DESMI is a global company and is one of Denmark’s oldest companies founded back in 1834 - specialised in the development and manufacture of pump solutions for marine, industry, oil spill combating, defence & fuel and utility both locally and globally. Further DESMI develops and sells ballast water treatment systems globally for the removal of living organisms from ships' ballast water.

We look forward to be working close with DESMI in the future  

Learn more about DESMI here: http://www.desmi.com/ 


The new Danish Energy Minister has spoken to the Turkish Anadolu Agency about U.S. President Obama's climate plan.

The Minister has high expectations for the new climate plan and believes that the plan will attract more order for Danish Clean Tech providers, such as Vestas.

"The individual states will, as part of the revised Clean Power Plan over the coming years, be obliged to develop concrete plans on how they will implement Obama's revised Clean Power Plan," the minister i.a. said.

Read more here (in English)

We are very pleased to announce that Altaca Energy, one of the DGGN members, completed the construction of the largest BioGas Plant in Turkey. The integrated biogas, organic waste facility and bio-fertilizer plant, which is located in Gönen, Balıkesir in the Aegean Region, was officially opened on the 10th of July, 2015 with the participation of Taner Yıldız, Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Minister. Yıldız praised the project and said, "Facilities like this are in dire need for Turkey. They have so many positive effects on Turkey's energy mix. I attach great importance to such projects, both for the engineering know-how of their technological aspects, and for our energy ministry as well."

Read more here (in English).

Read more here (in Turkish).




Denmark, one of the top countries in the wind energy, produces 140 per cent of its electricity needs through wind power recently. Denmark wants to share its many years of experience in the wind sector not only in trade and production but also in terms of education.  

In this framework, Denmark Energy and Climate Academy continues providing educational courses in the energy and environment fields to share the experience and knowledge acquired since 1970s when the renewable energy sector has started to develop in Denmark.      


For further information about the content of courses please contact with Torben Kirkegaard, the manager of Wind and Climate Academy.


Contact Info:

 

http://energyandclimateacademy.com/courses/wind-energy-course-%20%20developers/     
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Phone: 00 45 30 23 76 36     

 
For general information about the wind energy sector you can contact with the Energy and Environment Department of the Trade Council of Denmark in Turkey. (E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Phone: 00 90 212 359 19 05)

Switzerland’s SolarSuperState Association has published an update of its ranking of countries for 2015. In terms of per capita installed wind power capacity, Denmark won the first prize with its 852 Watt capacity. Sweden took the second place with its 557 Watt capacity, and Spain came in the third with 495 Watt.

Read more here

The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation has published the seventh call for the International Network Programme. Funding can be given to international network activities with research perspective. Application deadline is Tuesday August 25, 2015 at 17.00.

Read more here.

Please come visit us at the ICCI conference-Danish booth between Istanbul on 6-8 MAY for info.

The call is focusing on developing innovative products and applications in the clean-tech sector focusing on renewable energy and water and waste water related technology. 

Deadline for submission for the joint call is the 17th of September 2015 and you can reach the details here.

During ICCI we will have matchmaking and B2B talks with experts from the Danish Clean Tech sector will participate in the Danish delegation. TÜBİTAK and Innovation Fund Denmark will provide all necessary assistance to project partners including help to find partners for Clean Tech projects. 

 

Focus Denmark, published by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, features articles about Denmark, with the main emphasis on business and investment.    

Highlights in the special report include the city of the future, intelligent lighting and internet of things.    

Read the free special report here.

6th.pngThe event will take place on 16-17 September 2014 at Elite World Hotel in Istanbul. Please click here for further information.

green_busness.pngGreen Business Conference will take place on 23-24 September 2014. Please click here for further information.

Zenit Enerji ve Çevre TeknolojileriDanfoss Solar Inverters and SMA formed one of the strongest alliences for inverters industry as of 28 May 2014.

Danimarka Merkezli Vestas 3 Ruzgar Ciftligi  Projesi icin Toplam 158 MW Gucunde Turbin Siparisi AldıBorusan EnBW orders 10V112-3.3MW turbines for 33MW project in Turkey finalising the 207 MW framework agreement with Vestas.

state_of_green.pngDanish Consulate General and State of Green co-organised a mission to Denmark between 21-23 May with the leading interlocuters from Turkish waste to energy sector.

tureb.pngWe would like to welcome a new strategic partner, Turkish Wind Energy Association that joined our Danish Green Growth Network in May 2014. With this strategic allience we believe that there will increasing cooperation for the wind energy industry for Turkey and Denmark. Please kindly follow us for future announcements and updates for the upcoming news/ events. 

Grundfos Isolutions Günlerine İlgi BüyüktüGrundfos, organised "Demand Grundfos iSOLUTIONS", a five day event, at Grundfos Gebze KOCAELİ between 22-27 May. The targeted solutions of the event was for building technologies, industrial applications, water and waste waster areas and over 700 people visited the event. 

İstanbul Tarihi Yarımada Yayalaştırma Projesi, Mevcut Durum Değerlendirmesi – Haziran 201480% is satisfied with the Historical Peninsula Pedestrianisation Project. With the cooperation of EMBARQ Turkey, Fatih Municipality and world famous GEHL Architects Historical Peninsula Pedestrianisation Project studies initiated in 2010. As a result of this study solutions for the sustainable transport at Historical Peninsula, increased quality for urban life and easy access for the Historical Peninsula were generated.

turkey-peevent.jpg4th Turkey Private Equity & Venture Capital Summit will take place on 12 June 2014.
Kindly note that the Danish Trade Council Turkey's Financial Adviser will be introducing EKF services and IFU Climate Fund at the summit.
Please click here for further information.

Electricity Generation Corporation(EUAS) officially declares the invitation for the submission of the bids for " the tender concerning the rehabilitation of Excitation Systems of Steam Turbine Generators at Ambarli Power Plant requested by the Power Plant Management". Please get in touch with us if further information needed. Kindly note that the deadline of the receipt for quotations is 8 July 2014, 14:00.

Intercontinental Wind Power Congress 2015InterContinental Wind Power Congress - IWPC 2015 is going to be organized with the support of European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) and Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) in Istanbul between March 30 – April 2, 2015 under the organization by the Turkish Wind Energy Association.

Denmark leads on RenewablesEurostat announced that the rate of renewables in total energy consumption in the EU reached 14.1% in 2012. Sweden, Denmark and Austria achieved the highest increase rate for renewable energy in 2004-2012.

Denmark was among the five countries from which Turkey importes electricity last year. Turkey bought 3.4 million KWs of electricity from Denmark for USD308,000.

President Gül’s visit to Denmark on March 17-18This was the very first Turkish presidential visit to Denmark. The main agenda for President Gül's visit was trade and exploring the areas of cooperation between the Denmark and Turkey. President Gül visited Denmark with a large delegation of businesspeople, especially focusing on the identified priority sectors: energy, healthcare and food & drink.