That sounds frustrating, and so we (people) have become our own enemies... In 2011, if I'm not mistaken, Denmark pledged 40% carbon reduction by 2020. Now, Denmark’s new government raised the climate change issue to the highest priority. By the way, it was the first country to implement Ministry of the Environment of Denmark and the environmental law.

Jesper Berggreen wrote about the new Danish climate plan here:

https://cleantechnica.com/2018/10/12/the-new-danish-climate-plan-together-for-a-greener-future-hire writers