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Manyfolds packaging protects items saves space in shipping Gutman Thomsen clim@

September 1, 2020

Innovative Manyfolds’ technology reduces packaging environmental footprint

One of the finalists at this year’s clim@ competition offers an insight into its packaging design and production business. Manyfolds has an automatic system making boxes for chosen goods, with…

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Portugal record-low solar power prices auction

August 26, 2020

Portugal reaches world’s record low solar power prices in auction

Portugal’s government accepted an unidentified project developer’s offer of EUR 11.4 per MWh for solar power over 15 years, beating the latest all-time low achieved in an auction in Abu…

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Saipem offshore wind farm Adriatic Sea

August 26, 2020

450 MW offshore wind park to be built in Adriatic Sea

Italy-based energy services company Saipem has announced plans to build one of the first wind farms in the Adriatic Sea in cooperation with two other domestic firms. The offshore wind…

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Five cities South East Europe carbon-neutral 2030

August 24, 2020

Five cities in South East Europe aim to become carbon-neutral by 2030

Five cities in five different South East European countries are part of a project that aims to make them carbon-neutral as early as 2030, with a funding model for such…

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European Green Capital Awards cities Ljubljana

August 21, 2020

Cities invited to apply for European Green Capital Award 2023

The European Commission is receiving applications for the European Green Capital Award 2023, an annual competition which recognizes cities for their commitment to economic, environmental and social sustainability. Cities are…

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urban mobility Europe spotlight

August 19, 2020

Urban mobility will be in the spotlight in Europe this fall

Urban Mobility Days 2020, the European Commission’s first large-scale urban mobility conference, will take place from September 29 to October 2, kicking off a week after the end of European…

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids to operate in six Balkan countries

August 11, 2020

Hitachi ABB Power Grids to operate in seven Balkan countries

The newly-formed joint venture Hitachi ABB Power Grids has said it will operate in the region under the Balkan Cluster that covers seven countries – Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia,…

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EU mulls higher 2030 targets

August 11, 2020

EU mulls higher 2030 targets to ensure achieving climate neutrality by 2050

The European Commission has launched a process to assess setting more ambitious 2030 targets on renewable energy and stepping up energy efficiency action, with the aim of ensuring the EU…

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Experts_RES-challenges-integration-in-Western-Balkans-REPCONS

August 8, 2020

Strong political will and access to European electricity market – key enablers of RES integration challenges in Western Balkans

Authors: REPCONS project team of key experts Experts from the Western Balkans see energy transition as a development opportunity for countries in the region that allows building modern, environmentally and…

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Clim@ finalist Whole Surplus doesn't let food go to waste

August 7, 2020

Clim@ finalist Whole Surplus doesn’t let food go to waste

While hundreds of millions of people in the world face hunger, an incredible amount of food perishes or is landfilled. Whole Surplus is developing artificial intelligence for an ambitious aim:…

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EU-to-introduce-plastics-waste-tax

August 7, 2020

EU to introduce plastic waste tax

The European Union is introducing a tax on non-recycled plastic packaging from 1 January 2021. The tax will be paid by member states into the EU’s general budget. The levy…

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GIZ ORF-EE associations municipalities sustainable urban mobility

August 7, 2020

GIZ ORF-EE working together with associations of municipalities towards sustainable urban mobility

Through cooperation with associations of municipalities and cities, numerous local authorities from the Western Balkans laid out their sustainable urban mobility strategy and made first steps toward a people-centered urban…

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