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MAHLE: Sustainable separation in perfection

2014-04

Efficient finest droplet separation is requested in power plants, in the marine industry, in the metal working industry or in the chemical- and oil industry.

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Manufacturers of large engines call for energy transformation in the maritime sector
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04.04.2017

Manufacturers of large engines call for energy transformation in the maritime sector

Manufacturers of large engines in the VDMA have acknowledged the resolutions of the world climate summit in Paris. They intend to play an active role in replacing fossil fuels with more environmentally-friendly forms of energy in the shipping industry.

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IEA Policies and Measures Database (PAMS)
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10.02.2017

IEA Policies and Measures Database (PAMS)

How do governments most effectively implement their energy transition? The International Energy Agency (IEA) provides valuable information in its freely accessible databases on political strategies and measures of international energy policy.

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European Commission plans new rules on the recycling of products
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27.01.2017

European Commission plans new rules on the recycling of products

VDMA welcomes the proposal on ensuring that functional equipment is not turned into electronic waste prematurely.

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Expansion offshore forges steadily ahead – federal government inhibiting further momentum
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19.01.2017

Expansion offshore forges steadily ahead – federal government inhibiting further momentum

Offshore wind power: New offshore wind turbines with a total capacity of 818 megawatts went online in 2016. The industry views this expansion as positive and expects that, combined with optimised turbine technology and operating concepts, this will also lead to cost reduction in the forthcoming tendering processes in Germany. This momentum will however be upset by the reduced expansion targets after 2020 that are part of the 2017 Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG). These reduced expansion targets will also lead to a number of missed opportunities for the industry.

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18. Jahreskonferenz des Rates für Nachhaltige Entwicklung

04.06.2018, Tempodrom Berlin
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