Category Archives: Denmark

Its not easy to make the “true” choice

It was a clear case of bashing. Rina Saeed Khan (RSK), an acitvitist for clean and renewable energy has always written commendable pieces about integrating economic development with environment but never before her piece invited such scathing comments as now. … Continue reading

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Lahorization the sustainable way

It is interesting to hear my sister’s reaction in Houston when I tell her that I survive on my two wheeler bike for commute in Copenhagen. “How do you survive without a car?”  she often asks as I tell her … Continue reading

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Danish Ambassador to Pakistan: A Man on the Mission!

Yesterday (11 Dec. 2013), I had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Jesper Moller Sorensen, the Danish ambassador to Pakistan. This meeting was arranged to share mutual interests and initiatives for promoting bilateral relations between Denmark and Pakistan both at the … Continue reading

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Sustainia – An Example to Emulate

Recently, I spent sometime following the initiatives and reports of  Sustainia, a Denmark based NGO that has been providing a vibrant and unique platform for promoting and supporting sustainable living in Denmark and beyond. Since coming across this organisation during … Continue reading

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Doing energy business smart way – Does Denmark have the answer?

I got hold of the recording of a panel discussion held during an International Conference on Energy at Denmark Technical University (DTU). The panel was chaired was Mr. Martin Lidegaard, Danish Minister for Climate, Energy and Building in Denmark. The … Continue reading

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Fossil Free Energy – Lessons from Danish Initiatives and Outcomes!

Pakistani media is abuzz with a cacophony of energy related investments and projects initiated by the government or sponsored by its allies like China, Russia, Turkey and the U.S to tackle the energy crisis. Understandably Pakistani government’s most of steps are … Continue reading

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Energy Efficieny: The Danish Way

“What comes to mind when you think of Denmark? ” I asked my friends during a tea meet up, “Danish butter cookies”, most replied, some referenced it to the infamous cartoon conspiracy  while one or two quipped “wind mills, I … Continue reading

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