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Poland Quadruples Solar Energy Output, Becomes 5th Largest Producer in Europe

Poland Quadruples Solar Energy Output, Becomes 5th Largest Producer in Europe

The European Union increased its solar energy market by more than 100% making 2019 the most successful year so far. Being one of the five countries contributing to this growth...

Nidec ASI supplies battery energy storage solutions for next-generation Norwegian electric ferries, for tourism with zero environmental impact in the fjords

Nidec ASI supplies battery energy storage solutions for next-generation Norwegian electric ferries, for tourism with zero environmental impact in the fjords

The partnership continues with Brødrene Aa for Seasight IV, the third vessel equipped with BESS solutions by Nidec ASI designed to offer fully green sailing that respects nature Nidec ASI, the...

ib vogt first development project sale of their Australian portfolio

ib vogt first development project sale of their Australian portfolio

ib vogt GmbH (ib vogt) is pleased to announce the sale of the Sebastopol Solar Farm to Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV). ib vogt, a successful global Solar PV developer and...

Valmet to supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen’s Vuosaari bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet to supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen’s Vuosaari bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland

Valmet will supply a flue gas condensing plant to Helen Ltd’s Vuosaari C bioenergy heating plant in Helsinki, Finland. The new bioenergy heating plant will feature very high energy efficiency,...

Renewable Energy Outpace Coal: What Can Be Done to Accelerate Positive Changes?

Renewable Energy Outpace Coal: What Can Be Done to Accelerate Positive Changes?

For the first time in history, in 2019, the EU countries generated more energy using renewable sources than coal. According to the recent report, it was the sharpest reduction in...

Grit out, Power Up as Landia help Cannington Bio Energy

Grit out, Power Up as Landia help Cannington Bio Energy

A decade since it began, Cannington Bio Energy’s hive of activity is impressive – with volumes of waste arriving, waste being treated – and green energy being produced. If only...

SMA holds more than 1,500 patents - protection of intellectual property is becoming increasingly important

SMA holds more than 1,500 patents - protection of intellectual property is becoming increasingly important

For almost 40 years, SMA Solar Technology AG (SMA) has been developing innovative technologies that make a crucial contribution to promoting the global expansion of photovoltaics and the transition to...

Södra first in the world with fossil-free biomethanol

Södra first in the world with fossil-free biomethanol

Södra has built the world’s first plant for commercial biomethanol, a sustainable fuel from forest biomass, at Södra’s pulp mill in Mönsterås. Over the next few days, a first pilot...

Auction uptake boosts Italy’s latest renewable energy drive, says GlobalData

Auction uptake boosts Italy’s latest renewable energy drive, says GlobalData

Italy has approved a new auction scheme to propel the growth of renewable energy installations in the country, for the first time since the end of the Conto Energia era,...

Global manufacturer introduces baling to business

Global manufacturer introduces baling to business

A global manufacturer of exhaust gas control systems has installed a mill-sized waste baler on its UK site, as part of the company’s ongoing efforts to boost recycling levels. The RWM400...

10 years of successful offshore wind expansion in Germany - Getting increased expansion volumes off the ground quickly

10 years of successful offshore wind expansion in Germany - Getting increased expansion volumes off the ground quickly

In Berlin, the German offshore wind industry presented the expansion figures for offshore wind energy in 2019. According to these figures, 160 turbines with a capacity of 1,111 MW were...

ANDRITZ to supply a further high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

ANDRITZ to supply a further high-efficiency PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed boiler with biomass firing in Japan

International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from a Joint Venture between Toyo Engineering Corporation and Nippon Steel Engineering Co., Ltd., Japan, to deliver a PowerFluid circulating fluidized bed...

Nouryon-led consortium wins EU backing for pioneering green hydrogen project

Nouryon-led consortium wins EU backing for pioneering green hydrogen project

A consortium comprising Nouryon, Gasunie and four other partners will receive an €11-million European grant towards their proposed green hydrogen project in Delfzijl, the Netherlands. The project is a front-runner...

archelios™ Pro and archelios™ Calc

archelios™ Pro and archelios™ Calc

Trace Software International announces the release of the latest versions of its photovoltaic software solutions archelios™ Pro and archelios™ Calc. The company boasts impressive expertise in the manufacturing of advanced and high- standards software...

Kiilto invests in solar energy

Kiilto invests in solar energy

Kiilto invests in green energy . Finland's largest rooftop solar power station is currently being installed in Lempäälä. A total of 3,060 solar panels has been installed on the roofs of...

Gantner supplied solutions for more than 1 GW Solar in 2019

Gantner supplied solutions for more than 1 GW Solar in 2019

The recently ended year 2019 was a bright year for solar business as a whole and for Gantner in particular. Gantner is very excited about having commissioned monitoring and...

Borregaard has committed to major greenhouse gas reductions

Borregaard has committed to major greenhouse gas reductions

The Science Based Targets Initiative has approved Borregaard's target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Borregaard's emissions will be reduced by 53% by 2030 and 100% by 2050, from a 2009...

Carbon tax waiver may pose risk to India’s renewable energy growth, says GlobalData

Carbon tax waiver may pose risk to India’s renewable energy growth, says GlobalData

With the coal power sector in India struggling for the last few years, the Indian government has proposed carbon tax waiver on coal which may pose significant risk to India's...

Ecopack Challenge: Packaging Innovations Birmingham and M&S join forces to discover the latest sustainable packaging solutions

Ecopack Challenge: Packaging Innovations Birmingham and M&S join forces to discover the latest sustainable packaging solutions

Packaging Innovations Birmingham 2020, which brings the whole packaging industry together under one roof, from design, marketing and branding, through to engineering and logistics, returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 26...

Riverside introduces dedicated compacting division

Riverside introduces dedicated compacting division

Renowned recycling equipment specialist Riverside Waste Machinery has announced the launch of a dedicated compacting division, on the back of rising customer demand. For more than 20 years the North Yorkshire...

RGU researchers design prototype to reduce carbon emissions and save home owners hundred of pounds per year

RGU researchers design prototype to reduce carbon emissions and save home owners hundred of pounds per year

A group of researchers at Robert Gordon University (RGU) have partnered with Sustainable Urban Energy to investigate the potential of a turbine system the size of a satellite dish and...

5 Solar Energy Trends to Drive Sector in 2020

5 Solar Energy Trends to Drive Sector in 2020

Solar energy is more accessible and affordable for individual users. It encourages changes in the way it is produced and distributed. In 2020, the sector is predicted to focus on...

Battery research group heralds 100th global member

Battery research group heralds 100th global member

Global battery research group, the Consortium for Battery Innovation, is celebrating its 100th member company, Surrette Battery Company, a north American battery manufacturer providing batteries for a range of applications,...

Dependable Investment: Pinnacle Recycling's Need For Reliable Equipment Led to American Baler

Dependable Investment: Pinnacle Recycling's Need For Reliable Equipment Led to American Baler

Pinnacle Recycling, Akron, Ohio, launched business nearly a decade ago in March 2010. Owners Chad O’Connor, Dan O’Connor, Tim O’Connor and Gary Dalessandro had all been working in the recycling...

Funds from Sweden to help farmers adapt to climate change

Funds from Sweden to help farmers adapt to climate change

The Government of Sweden has contributed SEK 100 million (approximately US$10.5 million) to help rural farmers adapt to a changing climate and to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in developing...

BASF and Linde win ICIS Award for Best Process Innovation

BASF and Linde win ICIS Award for Best Process Innovation

Linde’s DRYREF™ syngas process in combination with BASF’s SYNSPIRE™ catalyst enable steam reforming of methane in dryer conditions and the use of CO2 as feedstock, contributing to energy savings and...

Renewable Energy Set to Become 2020's Most Popular Investment Opportunity

Renewable Energy Set to Become 2020's Most Popular Investment Opportunity

A survey of investors has revealed that they regard renewable energy as the best possible investment in 2020. This investor confidence is good news for solar companies, as they look...

Companies Changing the Face of Polymer Recycling

Companies Changing the Face of Polymer Recycling

Central to any circular economy is polymer recycling. Current mechanical recycling processes face many issues from societal perceptions of recycling, to economic and technological barriers; however, there are a number...

Lancashire Waste boosts SRF production capacity with new UNTHA shredders

Lancashire Waste boosts SRF production capacity with new UNTHA shredders

Alternative fuel production specialist Lancashire Waste Recycling has halved plant wear costs and further boosted manufacturing capacity with an investment in its sixth UNTHA shredder. The firm has been making a...

Can algae-based biofuels ever be cost effective?

Can algae-based biofuels ever be cost effective?

The ENBIO project uses excess energy from wind turbines to power 16 1,000-litre photo-bioreactors which grow algae that can then be used for biofuels. The project demonstrates how green technologies...

Specialist maintenance for rotating equipment

Specialist maintenance for rotating equipment

Southern California benefits from Sulzer’s global expertise and 24-7 response Expert maintenance support is essential to minimizing downtime and ensuring ongoing performance, especially in the power generation sector. At the forefront...

Birmingham ‘innovation hub’ boosts global clean energy prospects

Birmingham ‘innovation hub’ boosts global clean energy prospects

British and German experts from industry and academia will create a new ‘Innovation Hub’ based in Birmingham to deliver new approaches to energy and waste management that will benefit cities...

Nexans wins major two-year global turbine cable supply contract for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Nexans wins major two-year global turbine cable supply contract for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Nexans has been awarded a major two-year contract by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to suppy Windlink® cables for its onshore and offshore wind turbines. Leading the way forward in the renewable...

German wind industry loses momentum as onshore wind auction fails to attract investors, says GlobalData

German wind industry loses momentum as onshore wind auction fails to attract investors, says GlobalData

Following the announcement that the onshore wind power market in Germany has awarded only 187 megawatt (MW) of new onshore wind capacity against 500 MW that was available in the...

Zero Waste to Landfill business boosts RDF capabilities with UNTHA shredder

Zero Waste to Landfill business boosts RDF capabilities with UNTHA shredder

A third-generation family-run business that achieved Zero Waste to Landfill over thirteen years ago, has further boosted its commitment to the environment with an RDF shredder from UNTHA. Based in Staffordshire,...

Boston and Stockholm Advance Towards Zero Waste

Boston and Stockholm Advance Towards Zero Waste

Cities join 25 other cities, states and regions committed to C40’s Advancing Towards Zero Waste Declaration.  Combined, the 27 signatories will avoid disposal of at least 140 million tons of waste...

E-waste Day aims to increase recycling rates of electronics

E-waste Day aims to increase recycling rates of electronics

On October 14, International E-waste Day takes place for the second time, aiming to reduce the burden that e-waste places on the environment and save natural resources. More than 100...

UNTHA shredder completes industry-first plant for AD and blood plastics

UNTHA shredder completes industry-first plant for AD and blood plastics

The UK’s first category-3 licensed waste plant able to transform AD and blood plastics into a clean secondary material for remanufacturing, is in its final stages of commissioning. And the...

Elmia’s Brand is Upgraded

Elmia’s Brand is Upgraded

Light waves and gentle colors – that is the core of the upgraded brand of the Swedish trade-show organizer – Elmia. Both color and shape refer to Elmia's history as...

Natural gas accelerates climate change through alarming methane emissions

Natural gas accelerates climate change through alarming methane emissions

Conversion from coal and oil to natural gas increases greenhouse effect of energy consumption by around 40% The International Energy Agency (IEA) is repeatedly playing down the climate impact of natural...

Delivery of SMA's Most Powerful Central Inverters Started

Delivery of SMA's Most Powerful Central Inverters Started

More power for large PV power plants: since mid-August, SMA Solar Technology AG (SMA) has been delivering its new Sunny Central UP to PV projects all over the world. At...

New marine regulations could impact supply chains without proper planning, says Evolution Time Critical

New marine regulations could impact supply chains without proper planning, says Evolution Time Critical

Leading emergency logistics supplier Evolution Time Critical has warned the automotive sector to be extra vigilant with regard to its supply chain reliability in the light of new environmental regulations...

UNTHA UK forms new management team

UNTHA UK forms new management team

Exactly half-way through its current financial year, industrial shredding specialist UNTHA UK has announced the creation of a new board of directors, as the company looks to solidify its fast...

Wetherby Group invests in new baling technology

Wetherby Group invests in new baling technology

Wetherby Group – a renowned manufacturer of performance building products – has installed a new compact waste baler at its UK site, as the organisation continues to expand. The RWM75 machine...

Geocycle North America takes delivery of new UNTHA XR waste shredder in South Carolina

Geocycle North America takes delivery of new UNTHA XR waste shredder in South Carolina

Geocycle – the 100% daughter company of global cement giant LafargeHolcim – has taken delivery of a new UNTHA XR mobil-e waste shredder in South Carolina, as the firm furthers...