Netherlands

Article: Alternative Raw Materials for Paper Production

Because of the expected strong growth of the biobased economy it is expected that the demand for wood-based raw materials will grow to such an extent that the security of supply for the paper industry will be affected. In this Green Deal ...

Article: City heating 2.0

In this Green Deal  (B-120) an existing communal heating system is upgraded with a bioheat unit in which (sustainable) biomass (from local sources) is used. Furthermore   technical and non-technical measures are researched to...

Also labeled: Electricity and Gas

Article: Development of an integrated system for product recycling of guard rail instead of material recycling.

In this Green Deal  (B-87) a system is set up to reuse waste guardrail. At present the iron is recycled as material, the remaining zinc solution is exported (and then recycled). In this project a system for collection, testing, removal of zinc...

Article: Herculight pallet

The Herculight pallet was jointly developed by Driessen-Zodiac Aerospace and Air France-KLM Cargo. Searching for a way to reduce emissions, thereby also saving costs the aviation indusrty is permanently looking for ways to reduce weight. By...

Also labeled: Transporting and storage

Article: Kyoto Cooling

With the recent surge for demand of electronic storage in 'the cloud', data centers are expanding their capacity very fast. Data storage is an energy intensive process, as intensive cooling is required for optimal performance. In order to reduce...

Article: Liquisort

Liquisort BV has introduced the new Magnetic Density Seperation technique, a new method to efficiently separate different types of scrap metals or plastics in a new innovative way. By combining a magnetic liquid combined with a special magnetic...

Also labeled: Water supply

Article: Snappcar

Snappcar is a new mobility concept that wants to leverage access to new ways of mobility by introducing a rent and hire platform for private cars. Many car owners do not use their car extensively, resulting in a large pool of currently untapped...

Also labeled: Transporting and storage

Article: Biomass Fermenter

The Netherlands has a significant sugar production, of which Suiker Unie is one of the largest industrial players. Suiker Unie is a part of Cosun, which is a cooperative of around 10,000 beet growers. In 2011 Suiker Unie installed two large biomass...

Article: Solar Panel Roof Leasing

Although photovoltaic power is becoming more efficient every year, market prices in the Netherlands are still too high for end-users. To stimulate the development of PV in the Netherlands, the government introduced the SDE measure in 2008,...

Also labeled: Electricity and Gas

Article: Energy Producing Glasshouses

In the Netherlands many products are grown in glasshouses (or greenhouses) so that products can be produced...

Article: Top Institute Water: New approach to collaboration in the Dutch water technology sector.

Dutch water companies started cooperating by setting up a...

Article: Chain approach in the textile industry

Over the past few years, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment has initiated a new way to apply waste policy in...

Article: Green Banking - The Triodos Bank

A green (ethical) bank is a bank concerned with the (social and) environmental impacts of its investments and loans....

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Energy Producing Glas…

Energy Producing Glasshouses

In the Netherlands many products are grown in glasshouses (or greenhouses) so that products can be produced year round with high yields at low prices.... Read more

29 Jun 2011 Hits:6982 Netherlands

Top Institute Water: …

Top Institute Water: New approach to collaboration in the Dutch water technology sector.

Dutch water companies started cooperating by setting up a national knowledge centre on water technology (Top Institute Water, coordinated by the dedicated research institute Wetsus... Read more

29 Jun 2011 Hits:4932 Netherlands

Chain approach in the…

Chain approach in the textile industry

Over the past few years, the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment has initiated a new way to apply waste policy in the Netherlands: the... Read more

29 Jun 2011 Hits:4322 Netherlands

Green Banking - The T…

Green Banking - The Triodos Bank

A green (ethical) bank is a bank concerned with the (social and) environmental impacts of its investments and loans. Ethical banks are regulated by the... Read more

29 Jun 2011 Hits:7809 Netherlands

Solar Panel Roof Leas…

Although photovoltaic power is becoming more efficient every year, market prices in the Netherlands are still too high for end-users. To stimulate the development of... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:3716 Netherlands

Biomass Fermenter

The Netherlands has a significant sugar production, of which Suiker Unie is one of the largest industrial players. Suiker Unie is a part of Cosun,... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:4144 Netherlands

Snappcar

Snappcar is a new mobility concept that wants to leverage access to new ways of mobility by introducing a rent and hire platform for private... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:5374 Netherlands

Liquisort

Liquisort BV has introduced the new Magnetic Density Seperation technique, a new method to efficiently separate different types of scrap metals or plastics in a... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:4258 Netherlands

Kyoto Cooling

With the recent surge for demand of electronic storage in 'the cloud', data centers are expanding their capacity very fast. Data storage is an energy... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:4677 Netherlands

Herculight pallet

The Herculight pallet was jointly developed by Driessen-Zodiac Aerospace and Air France-KLM Cargo. Searching for a way to reduce emissions, thereby also saving costs the... Read more

23 Mar 2012 Hits:4918 Netherlands

Development of an int…

In this Green Deal  (B-87) a system is set up to reuse waste guardrail. At present the iron is recycled as material, the remaining zinc... Read more

05 Dec 2012 Hits:2903 Netherlands

City heating 2.0

In this Green Deal  (B-120) an existing communal heating system is upgraded with a bioheat unit in which (sustainable) biomass (from local sources) is used.... Read more

05 Dec 2012 Hits:2676 Netherlands