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"We’ve got fantastic agricultural soil in Denmark, and it would be a shame to plaster it all with solar cells. It’d be great if we could unite the two," says farmer Claus Hunsballe, who's joined an international research project to unite solar energy production and agriculture. Photo: Colourbox

2021.03.01 | Research

Why not combine agriculture and solar energy on the same field?

Using vertical solar-cell installations, researchers from Aarhus University will harvest both energy and crops from the same agricultural area. The plan is to produce energy when it is most needed, while at the same time leaving space for the farmer to work in the field.

Photo: In 2018, a Danish team from University of Southern Denmark won the first prize of 1000 EUR.

2021.02.24 | Talent development

European student competition 2021: Bioeconomic innovation in focus

Danish students are again this year encouraged to form interdisciplinary teams and participate in BISC-E, the Biobased Innovation Student Challenge Europe. The Danish winner will compete with the winners from other EU countries to win the European championship and price.

Photo: Screenshot - Youtube

2021.02.12 | Research

Green revolution from the GO-GRASS project

New video shows how Danish grass can replace soy in animal feed.

Events

Mon 31 May
09:00-11:00 | Online
Webinar-series: Thai-Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green Economy Model - Policy Maker Session
To celebrate the 400th anniversary of the first contact between Thailand and Denmark in 2021, the Royal Thai Embassy, Copenhagen, in collaboration with Thailand’s National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and Thailand Board of Investment (BOI), is organizing a webinar entitled “Thai – Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green (BCG) Economy Model” during 31 May – 2 June 2021 at 02:00 – 04:00 pm. (BKK Time).
Tue 01 Jun
09:00-11:00 | Online
Webinar-series: Thai-Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green Economy Model - Business and Investment Session
To celebrate the 400th anniversary of the first contact between Thailand and Denmark in 2021, the Royal Thai Embassy, Copenhagen, in collaboration with Thailand’s National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and Thailand Board of Investment (BOI), is organizing a webinar entitled “Thai – Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green (BCG) Economy Model” during 31 May – 2 June 2021 at 02:00 – 04:00 pm. (BKK Time).
Wed 02 Jun
09:00-11:00 | Online
Webinar-Series: Thai-Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green Economy Model - Business Case Session
To celebrate the 400th anniversary of the first contact between Thailand and Denmark in 2021, the Royal Thai Embassy, Copenhagen, in collaboration with Thailand’s National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) and Thailand Board of Investment (BOI), is organizing a webinar entitled “Thai – Danish Cooperation on Bio-Circular-Green (BCG) Economy Model” during 31 May – 2 June 2021 at 02:00 – 04:00 pm. (BKK Time).