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EPIA: A strong industrial policy is crucial for Europe’s PV industry future

ott 15th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  To maintain and develop a strong PV-industry base in the long run, Europe needs a strong industrial policy that stimulates research & development (R&D) and eases access to financing.

France unveils €3.5 billion plan for Third Industrial Revolution

ott 12th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  French President François Hollande hopes to create 470,000 jobs by injecting €3.5 billion in 34 key industrial sectors, but he will need Europe’s help.

China and the Third Industrial Revolution – Bloomberg interview with Jeremy Rifkin

ott 12th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  Jeremy Rifkin, president of the FOET and best-selling author of the book The Third Industrial Revolution, just finished a two-week-long first visit to China (beginning of September to September 23rd), where he met with local and national officials, laying out his vision of a post-petroleum, Internet-connected world.

Daniele Marescotti on a mission for CETRI-TIRES: from South Italy to Sweden to find a solution for the health of Taranto

ott 7th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  On October 5th the mission of Daniele Marescotti in Stockholm has begun. The aim is to have a closer look at the neighborhood of Hammarby Sjöstad, which has been transformed in the past years from the most polluted area of the Swedish capital to the most ecologic neighborhood of the world.

Meet MS Tûranor PlanetSolar, the world’s largest solar-powered boat

set 27th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

"At 10 o’clock this morning (Sept. 25th), the TPS moored in front of the Cité de la Voile Eric Tabarly in Lorient, thereby completing an over 13,000-mile journey that began in La Ciotat on April 8."

A new approach to Eco Civilization – Closed Cycle Green Environment – by Alberto Cordioli

ago 30th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  Closed Cycle Green Environment means a new model of development for our Civilization within the System Nature

The cloud of Rifkin – by Marco Sambati

ago 29th, 2013 | By | Category: centrale_EN

  The behavior of man along the course of its existence on planet Earth can be metaphorically compared to those of two opposite natural elements: on the one side, it can be compared to a cloud, on the other side, to a mountain.

Peru to power 2 Million of its poorest citizens with photovoltaic

lug 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: centrale_EN

  The country of Peru is looking to provide free electricity to over 2 million of its poorest citizens by harvesting energy from the sun. Energy and Mining Minister Jorge Merino said that the National Photovoltaic Household Electrification Program will allow 95% of Peru to have access to electricity by the end of 2016.

Why Toyota and GM Are Pushing Fuel-Cell Cars to Market

lug 15th, 2013 | By | Category: sinistra_EN

  Hydrogen-powered vehicles have been out of the spotlight for years, but they’re about to make a surprising comeback.

Cost-Effective UK Fuel Cell Tests As Durable As Diesel Engine

lug 5th, 2013 | By | Category: centrale_EN

  On June 27th ACAL Energy Ltd. said its cost-cutting hydrogen fuel cell design has achieved a new benchmark for durability equaling that of the best light-weight diesel engines.   The British chemical engineering company says its FlowCath technology allowed its PEM hydrogen fuel cell to run for 10,000 hours.