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MAHLE: High performance filter elements for fluid filtration

2014-04

Compared to conventional filter elements, this innovative filter concept for hydraulic filter elements provides up to 30% more dirt holding capacity.

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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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Grid Expansion Area Ordinance – NAGV
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19.12.2016

Grid Expansion Area Ordinance – NAGV

Like the operator representatives in the German Association of Energy and Water Industries (BDEW), VDMA Power Systems as a representative of manufacturers of wind power systems and similar technologies welcomes the attempt to synchronize grid expansion with the expansion of generation systems.

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18. Jahreskonferenz des Rates für Nachhaltige Entwicklung

04.06.2018, Tempodrom Berlin
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12 Guidelines for sustainable action

These guidelines describes the requirements for sustainability in mechanical and plant engineering using a clear formula.

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Participating in Blue Competence

Your company is particularly sustainable? Blue Competence is the platform of the European Mechanical Engineering Industry for forerunners in sustainability.

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VDMA-Leitfaden zur Nachhaltigkeitskommunikation

 

Der Leitfaden bietet praktische Orientierungshilfe bei der Umsetzung der nichtfinanziellen Berichterstattung (2014/95/EU)

VDMA-Mitglieder können den Leitfaden hier downloaden