Great-great-grandchildren of physicist Ørsted are suing Danish utility

"It's not in his spirit to use him in an advertisement ploy," says a descendant of the Danish physicist and chemist Hans Christian Ørsted, according to Danish media Berlingske, after the former Dong Energy took the name Ørsted last year. The utility rejects the accusations.

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