Denmark

Climate targets: Economy-wide

  • This country is a member of the EU and so EU NDC data is being displayed.
    • The European Union and its 28 Member States submitted a joint NDC: at least 40% domestic reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to 1990.
      Economy-wide | Base year target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 1990
    • 39% GHG emissions reduction from non-EU ETS sectors by 2030 against a 2005 baseline
      Economy-wide | Base year target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2005
      Source:

      Executive | 2013

    • 20% GHG emissions reduction from non-EU ETS sectors and 21% from EU ETS sectors by 2020 against a 2005 baseline
      Economy-wide | Base year target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2005
    • The Government is working for a climate-neutral society by 2050. Stated in the government's 2018 proposal "Together for a greener future". 

      Economy-wide | Fixed level target | Target year: 2050
    • Reduce greenhouse gases by 70% by 2030 (relative to 1990 level).
      Economy-wide | Fixed level target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 1990
For further analysis of the NDC, see Denmark country profile on
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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