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Budget cuts for Danish green projects draw flak

Critics say it was a bad signal to be sending just before the Paris climate summit, but the government says that spending on alternative energy and innovation is still high

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People who have relied on government funds and other incentives to help finance their green energy projects, including Mr Bentzen (above), said the budget cuts were a mistake.

Sonderborg, Denmark

NOT long ago, Denmark was making headlines for harvesting so much wind power that it was leading the way in generating renewable energy, while becoming a centre of innovation and growth for green and clean technology.

Then, in June, a centre-left government was

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