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CEMEX Ventures invests in Energy Vault

CEMEX Ventures invests in Energy Vault

CEMEX Ventures announced its investment in Energy Vault, an Idealab company that has developed a transformative technology to store energy. The new investment is further reinforced by plans to support rapid market adoption and deployment…
Volvo Construction Equipment: Five roads of the future

Volvo Construction Equipment: Five roads of the future

In the past 50 years there have been huge advancements in the automobile industry but the roads we drive on remain nearly unchanged. As cars get smarter so too should the infrastructure that supports them. Our planet is covered in roads. And…
Minesto generates electricity for the first time with commercial-scale unit

Minesto generates electricity for the first time with commercial-scale unit

Marine energy developer Minesto has achieved initial electricity generation with its first commercial-scale marine energy kite during the commissioning program of the company’s ground-breaking low-flow tidal energy project in Wales. “We…
Minesto takes steps towards world’s first ocean current electricity generation

Minesto takes steps towards world’s first ocean current electricity generation

Minesto intensifies activities in Taiwan to establish the company's unique Deep Green technology in the Asian market. Local staff have been recruited to a newly established subsidiary to run the development of a tidal stream site in Keelung…
Fronius Ohmpilot receives award for innovation

Fronius Ohmpilot receives award for innovation

Fronius has developed the Fronius Ohmpilot, a solution that allows water to be heated from excess electricity. With this technology, owners of photovoltaic systems will be able to significantly improve their rate of self-consumption while also…
Russia: ETW grants feasibility of energy demanding food industry

Russia: ETW grants feasibility of energy demanding food industry

The APK group (AgroPromKomplektatsiya) is one of the leading agricultural enterprises in the swine, beef and milk market. The commissioning of its newest meat processing plant called KMPZ (English: Kursk meat-processing plant) in spring 2016…
Intimate amphitheatre comes alive to the sound of music

Intimate amphitheatre comes alive to the sound of music

THE brief from the matriarch of a cosmetics fortune was to create a world-class yet intimate auditorium for the playing of chamber music in a natural setting. The result is a critically-acclaimed music venue that has featured on the big screen…