Danish government postpones decision on new North Sea oil hunts

According to the country's energy minister, deliberations on Denmark's eighth oil and gas tender round will require more time. He's been advised by the country's Environmental Economic Council to postpone the decision until the heralded climate action plans, he tells Danish business media Berlingske.
Photo: Magnus Holm/Politiken/Ritzau Scanpix
Photo: Magnus Holm/Politiken/Ritzau Scanpix
BY RITZAU & MATHIAS JULIUS FALKENGAARD

Denmark's government has opted to postpone a decision on whether to issue new oil licenses in the North Sea.

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