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Facade greening - "Good for the environment and the feel-good factor".

Interview with Gregor Grassl, Associate Partner at Stuttgart-based planning and consulting firm Drees & Sommer SE. Urban buildings and flourishing nature do not have to be a contradiction in terms. On the contrary, Gregor Grassl, Associate Partner at Stuttgart-based planning and consulting firm Drees & Sommer SE, explains why green facades make sense, especially in cities. MR. GRASSL, THE…

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International recognized sustainable Energy Management System (EnMS): ISO 50001
Energy Management

International recognized sustainable Energy Management System (EnMS): ISO 50001

Improving energy performance, reducing consumption of electricity, improving overall energy efficiency and advancing its knowledge on energy uses is a major concern of enterprises in the world. In the…

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EU Fit for 55 package: a good fit for companies performing energy management systems and energy audits?
Energy Management

EU Fit for 55 package: a good fit for companies performing energy management systems and energy audits?

On 14 July 2021, the European Commission circulated a new set of proposals called ‘Fit for 55 package’ delivering the 2030 climate change targets and coping with the highly popular EU Green Deal. The…

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On the road to making ceramic production greener
Research & Innovation

On the road to making ceramic production greener

Up until now, ceramic production has had a pretty bad reputation when it comes to environmental issues. But that’s starting to change. Gabriele Frignani is responsible for applied research at SACMI…

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Climate protection in the company secures the future
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Climate protection in the company secures the future

In companies today, it is important to take their own measures for climate protection. After all, they are not only under pressure to achieve the political goals they have set. Climate change…

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Energy Efficiency Award - deadline 25 June
Energy Efficiency Services

Energy Efficiency Award - deadline 25 June

The Energy Efficiency Award: an international competition Visionary entrepreneurs and pragmatic technicians are the focus of the Energy Efficiency Award. Since 2007, the German Energy Agency (dena)…

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How reusing waste heat can take aluminium one step closer to becoming a greener industry
Research & Innovation Energy Management

How reusing waste heat can take aluminium one step closer to becoming a greener industry

Aluminium is one of the most recycled commodities in the world, but the processes involved in the production of this metal still leave a high environmental impact on the planet. New waste heat…

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A catalogue of energy efficiency measures for supermarkets
Energy Management

A catalogue of energy efficiency measures for supermarkets

The SUPER-HEERO project, co-funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 Programme, aims at providing a replicable financial scheme for energy efficiency investment in small and medium…

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Four young scientists talk about the future of waste heat recovery
Research & Innovation

Four young scientists talk about the future of waste heat recovery

On the crossroads to sustainability, energy intensive industries face huge challenges – waste heat recovery is one of the most promising options to save energy, feed a circular economy and go green.…

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Green Revolution - Medium-sized companies show the way. Lessons from two spanish companies in the chemical industry
Energy Management

Green Revolution - Medium-sized companies show the way. Lessons from two spanish companies in the chemical industry

The path towards a more sustainable and ecological industry is not easy and sometimes SMEs (Small and Medium sized Enterprises) struggle to understand why and how conversion towards a more…

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