I hope our northern neighbours will keep this kind of news coming.
An update on Denmark’s impressive progress and goals for wind power: Last year we reported that Denmark generated 20% of its electricity from wind power, on the way to 42% by 2020. Well, the latest info has it that wind power is now 26% of Denmark’s electricity and the nation has upped its target for 2020 to 50% (Reve, Revmodo).
COPENHAGEN — Picture 11 miles of smoothly paved bike path meandering through the countryside. Largely uninterrupted by roads or intersections, it passes fields, backyards, chirping birds, a lake, some ducks and, at every mile, an air pump. For some Danes, this is the morning commute.