The Danish Parliament has announced that it will cancel all future licensing rounds for new oil and gas exploration and production permits in the Danish part of the North Sea and end existing production by 2050. As a major oil producing country in the EU, Denmark’s announcement is a landmark decision towards the necessary phase-out of fossil fuels. Additionally, the political agreement allocates money to secure a just transition of impacted workers.
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