DANISH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DANISH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Danish TDC to buy Norway’s Get for $2.2 billion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415805-79/norway-tdc-2.2-billion.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415805-79/norway-tdc-2.2-billion.csp">Danish TDC to buy Norway’s Get for $2.2 billion</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T09:44:02.449-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Helsinki • Danish TDC telecom group says it plans to acquire Norway’s leading cable TV company Get AS, in a deal valued at $2.2 billion. TDC says the transaction would provide “considerable synergy opportunities” and will make it Scandinavia’s largest communication and home entertainment company with some 1.7 million households in Denmark and Norway. TDC has around 1.2 million TV customers of whom about 500,000 are also broadband customers, while Get serves 500,000 households and businesses in N...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584158052014-09-15T09:44:02.449-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T09:44:02.449-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58415805@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:44:02 MDT Versatile Viggo Mortensen speaks French in ‘Far From Men’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58364376-223/mortensen-french-film-movies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58364376-223/mortensen-french-film-movies.html.csp">Versatile Viggo Mortensen speaks French in ‘Far From Men’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JILL LAWLESS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T10:13:27.327-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Venice, Italy • Is there a language Viggo Mortensen doesn’t speak? The multilingual Danish-American actor has performed in everything from English to Elvish. Now he tackles French — as well the power of silence — in Venice Film Festival entry “Far From Men,” a stark story about two men, a schoolteacher and a murderer, caught up in Algeria’s war for independence. Mortensen also learned some Arabic for the film by French director David Oelhoffen. So how many tongues has he used onscreen? “Lakota, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583643762014-09-02T10:13:27.327-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T10:13:27.327-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364376@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:13:27 MDT Utah grapples with toxic water from oil and gas industry http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298470-78/danish-flats-ponds-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298470-78/danish-flats-ponds-company.html.csp">Utah grapples with toxic water from oil and gas industry</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T15:54:26.391-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 03:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A massive stream of wastewater tainted with hydrocarbons has been flowing into Utah from oil and gas mining on Colorado’s West Slope. Evaporation ponds used to process the contaminated water in Grand County have released tons of toxic chemicals into the air since April 2008. But the Colorado company running the 14-pond facility operated without a Utah air-quality permit for more than six years, public documents show, while providing officials faulty data that underreported its emissions and ex...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298470@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:54:26 MDT Letter: Utah Division of Air Quality bows to industry http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338321-82/industry-utah-issue-toxic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338321-82/industry-utah-issue-toxic.html.csp">Letter: Utah Division of Air Quality bows to industry</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T17:27:51.754-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 05:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah DAQ has it backwards. When Bryce Bird stated in a Salt Lake Tribune article (“Utah Grapples with Toxic Water…” Aug. 24), “Until we asked questions and started pressing the issue with Danish Flats, maybe they didn’t know the full extent of their emissions.” He apologized for their ignorance of toxic issues. “Maybe they didn’t know”? The responsibility of industry is always to know before any activity. But the Herbert administration is historically industry friendly at the expense of the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338321@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:27:51 MDT Toxic evaporation ponds in Utah threaten birds, little protection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301691-78/birds-ponds-ambrose-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301691-78/birds-ponds-ambrose-company.html.csp">Toxic evaporation ponds in Utah threaten birds, little protection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T15:22:39.927-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moab ornithologist Skip Ambrose visited evaporation ponds at Danish Flats Environmental Services eight times in 2009 and 2010, documenting dead birds, masses of dead insects and birds with oiled plumage, which can be lethal because it harms eggs and ruins the insulating properties of feathers. The company agreed to the inspections to win over environmentalists concerned about the wastewater facility’s potential to harm ducks, grebes and other migratory birds that might mistake the oily evaporati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301691@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:22:39 MDT Grand County wastewater firm agrees to pay Utah a $50,000 fine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58267844-90/danish-flats-oil-firm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58267844-90/danish-flats-oil-firm.html.csp">Grand County wastewater firm agrees to pay Utah a $50,000 fine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T21:14:48.58-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A company operating an oil and gas wastewater disposal facility in Grand County has agreed to pay a $50,000 fine to resolve allegations that it built and operated evaporation ponds without getting permits from the Utah Division of Air Quality. Danish Flats Environmental Services’ Cisco Evaporation Ponds were at the center of a controversy five years ago when Grand County authorities fined the company for expanding its operations without county approval. The Air Quality Board on Wednesday approv...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58267844@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:14:48 MDT