September 28, 2022

Vattenfall offshore wind farm

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Vattenfall offshore wind farm will use recyclable wind turbine blades The Hollandse Kust Zuid offshore wind farm in the Netherlands will use a new type of wind turbine blades that can be recycled. The blades are made with a new type of resin which makes it easier to reclaim the different blade components. Last year, […]

Vattenfall enables fossil−free parcel delivery for Instabox

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Vattenfall and the delivery company Instabox have started an international collaboration to provide charging infrastructure for Instabox’s electric vehiclefleet. By the end of 2022, Vattenfall will operate approximately 400 charge points on Instabox’s terminals in Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands. Instabox is an international last-mile delivery company that delivers packages for a large number of […]

Vattenfall opens Energypark Haringvliet – a combination of wind, solar and batteries

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Energypark Haringvliet in Netherlands is inaugurated today. It is Vattenfall’s first power plant that combines wind, solar and batteries. By combining these technologies, it will be able to produce energy at a lower cost, make a more efficient use of available grid capacity, with less impact on the environment. Therefore, Haringvliet will serve as a […]

Kia partners with The Ocean Cleanup in journey to become a ‘Sustainable Mobility Solutions Provider’

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Kia signs seven-year Global Partnership with The Ocean Cleanup, a non-profit organization that develops and scales technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic Kia will be providing funds and in-kind contributions for ocean operations and for construction of ‘Interceptor Original’ river cleaning devices  Through this partnership, Kia intends to integrate recycled ocean plastic harvested […]

Vattenfall’s new heat pump provides homeowners an alternative to gas

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Vattenfall has launched a high-temperature heat pump system that can replace the central heating boiler in one go. The heat pump system is designed to become a simple and affordable alternative to the gas-fired central heating boiler. The roll-out will first take place in the Netherlands, followed by other countries for which this solution is […]

Volta Trucks introduces the full−electric Volta Zero to the Netherlands as Business Development Managers appointed to major EU markets

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Volta Zero to be displayed at Zero Emission: EcoMobiel event on 12-14 October in Brabanthallen, Netherlands, to coincide with the launch of the company’s Dutch language website. Volta Trucks’ European market expansion continues with dedicated in-market Business Development teams now operating in France, Spain, Italy, Germany, and the UK, with recruitment ongoing in the Netherlands. […]

Best camping places in Netherlands

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By Mark Bennett Camping has to be the favorite past time of the Dutch, given the number of campsites in the Netherlands. Both in the woods, and along the coasts, Netherlands boasts of great selection of campsites.  In this article, let us take a look at some of the best camping places in Netherlands.  Trekkershut, […]

25 years of cooperation in counterdrugs operations between Dutch and USA

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From The Daily Herald St. Maarten PHILIPSBURG–Stopping the flow of illicit drugs in the Caribbean is a team effort. Twenty-five years ago, the Royal Netherlands Navy joined Joint Interagency Task Force South (JIATF-S) in Key West, Florida.   The Commander of the Dutch forces in the Caribbean took up the role of Task Group 4.4 CTG4.4 […]

Can Sir Philip Green save his retail empire?

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By Jamie Robertson from BBC High Street retail chain Arcadia claims to be in serious trouble, facing what it calls “significant liquidity issues”. The answer, it believes, is a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA), a series of proposals to its creditors. But critics say it raises as many questions as it answers and fails to address […]

Eurovision 2019: Netherlands wins song contest

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From BBC The Netherlands’ Duncan Laurence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest with his song Arcade. He had been the bookmakers’ favourite to win, and came through to the top of the leaderboard with 492 points after the public vote. The UK’s Michael Rice came bottom, after getting just three points from the public […]