A change of government in Denmark at a time of geopolitical strife and economic uncertainty could risk oppressing the political aspect to the country’s green ambitions.

The AP Moller-Maersk group is among 12 major Danish companies calling themselves the Global Compact Network Denmark. The coalition has called on politicians to keep green issues at the top of the agenda by supporting innovation and advocating for regulations that accelerate the transition to low and zero-carbon energy.

Anne Steffensen, CEO of Danish Shipping, thinks that her sector is an influential one in the country.