EU green energy ‘to withstand economic crisis’

EU green energy ‘to withstand economic crisis’

The Danish prime minister has said that her government's EU Presidency will not let the economic crisis stop Europe from maintaining its position of leadership on green technologies.

Responding to a question from New Europe about the effect of the economic crisis on green energy, Helle Thorning-Schmidt told a press conference at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on 18 January that Denmark, which took on the six month rotating presidency, is strongly pushing energy efficiency.

“It’s goo...

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