Green Technology

DigiPlex takes lead in world’s coolest data centre market

An IDG Connect survey of 300 senior decision makers across Sweden and Norway has revealed DigiPlex as the most-recognised brand in one of the world’s most active and attractive markets for international data centre investment. The survey, which gathered the opinions of CEOs, CFOs and CIOs, revealed the best-recognised data centre brands in both countries […]

ReneSola signs letter of intent to sell solar projects in Poland

ReneSola Ltd (‘ReneSola’ or the ‘company’), a leading fully integrated solar project developer, has announced that it entered into a letter of intent (LOI) to sell its 55MW solar projects in Poland to Chroma Impact Investment, a global investor in renewable energy, focusing on large-scale solar, B2B and storage projects. Pursuant to the LOI, Chroma […]

Van production expands for Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi in France

Alliance Chairman and CEO, Carlos Ghosn, has announced new van production for manufacturing facilities in Maubeuge and Sandouville, France. Maubeuge serves as Renault’s small van centre of excellence and Sandouville is the production centre for the Renault Trafic van. By the end of the strategic plan, Alliance 2022, the Alliance aims to double annual synergies […]

Poland-based Toyota plant begins production of hybrid electric transaxles

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP) in Wałbrzych has launched an assembly line for fourth-generation hybrid drive transaxles. The transaxles will be installed in the Corolla Hybrid and Toyota C-HR Hybrid models in Europe. The announcement marks the first stage of Toyota’s introduction of its advanced hybrid technology and Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) into Polish […]

Renault and ADA launch the ‘Moov’in.Paris by Renault’ application

Groupe Renault and ADA, a subsidiary of the Rousselet Group, have launched the Moov’In.Paris application, which provides access to their free-floating car-sharing service for electric vehicles. The Moov’in.Paris application is now available for download from the Apple Store and Google Play. The new user can create their account very simply and associate the requested documents […]

Unisun Energy expands business into the Netherlands

Unisun Energy Group has announced that its subsidiary in the Netherlands has secured a loan from local Dutch financial institution, Rabobank, for its 11.8 MW-ground PV project in Rilland, a village south of Rotterdam. After construction and grid-connection, the project is expected to generate nearly 10 million kWh of electricity on an annual basis, reducing […]

NKT has delivered the high-voltage cable system wind farm in Belgium

NKT has successfully commissioned the turnkey order for the 220 kV AC high-voltage cable system connecting the 309 MW Rentel wind farm to the Belgian shore. The high-voltage cable system from NKT is now ready to transmit renewable energy from the Rentel offshore wind farm to the Belgian power grid. When in operation, the offshore […]

Schneider Electric announces Go Green in the City 2018 finalists

Schneider Electric, leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, recently announced the list of 10 teams to compete in the final round of the eighth edition of Go Green in the City, its international student case study competition focusing on innovative energy solutions for Smart Cities. Germany and Spain are two of the […]

Swansea receives UK govt. funding for its energy tech breakthrough

More than £36 million of UK government funding will be provided to Swansea to support cutting-edge building materials which generate electricity, the Chancellor has announced during a visit to Wales. The green technology uses light and heat to make energy and has the potential to power homes, workplaces, schools and hospitals. These materials could replace […]

Cleaner future brings major economic opportunities to automotive industry

The UK recently held the world’s first Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Summit, bringing together representatives from across the globe to support and collaborate on a zero-emission future for transport around the world. Ministers, officials and business leaders from over 40 countries descended on Birmingham and Bedford for the two-day event, which sought to accelerate investment […]