Central bank of Denmark is considering an e-krone based on block chain – but tech is the least of the problems involved

December 27, 2016 8:57 am0 comments
Central bank of Denmark is considering an e-krone based on block chain – but tech is the least of the problems involved

By Vilhelm Carlström Cashless society is already a reality for most of the population of the Nordics. Unlike the US, the Nordics have a lot of trust in digital payments. In Denmark, even the homeless are going cashless, and 80% of the transactions in the country take place digitally. Now the Danish […]

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Danish City Powers Fresh Water Needs With Wastewater Energy

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Danish City Powers Fresh Water Needs With Wastewater Energy

Home to 200,000 people, Aarhus in Denmark has become the first city in the world to power its water needs from energy generated from a wastewater plant. The Marselisborg Wastewater Treatment Plant has recently undergone upgrades that have helped it generate more than 150% of the electricity needed to run […]

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The future of Denmark Street: rebirth opportunity or dystopian hell?

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The future of Denmark Street: rebirth opportunity or dystopian hell?

On a building site gazed over by the latticed middle finger that is Centre Point, Amy Lamé, writer, entertainer, sometime Pink List National Treasure and recently appointed as London’s first “night tsar” by Sadiq Khan, explained to a hi-vised, hard-hatted showbiz camera crew why flattening a patch of a area has been a good idea. […]

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Alstom and Banedanmark Test ETCS application in Denmark

October 3, 2016 9:10 am0 comments
Alstom and Banedanmark Test ETCS application in Denmark

Alstom and Banedanmark Test ETCS application in Denmark Alstom and Danish railway infrastructure owner Banedanmark have completed testing of a European Train Control System (ETCS) level 2 baseline 3 application. The application is the newest baseline for the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS). Conducted between Roskilde and Gadstrup, the […]

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Danish Technology to Help Alleviate US Drought Problems

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Danish Technology to Help Alleviate US Drought Problems

Danish Technology to Help Alleviate US Drought Problems US government earmarks 600 billion dollars for new water tech looking ahead to 2030. A strong Danish delegation led by the Royal Couple and the climate and food minister, Esben Lunde Larsen, is currently in Washington looking to pave the way for Danish companies […]

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Facebook to Build Data Centre in Denmark

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Facebook to Build Data Centre in Denmark

Facebook to Build Data Centre in Denmark Facebook is to build its third data centre outside the United States in Denmark to store and manage the social media giant’s growing data, such as photos and videos, a Danish news website reported. The 184,000 square metre facility will be built in […]

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