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Case Study: How the Nosedo WWTP increased hydraulic capacity thanks to digital intelligence

This was added to in 2019 by another equally great or even greater milestone. Since last year, the plant has implemented digital intelligence to optimise its operation. Public services company Metropolitana Milanese SpA decided...

Technology against climate change. ACCIONA’s solutions for more efficient management of water resources

To deal with them, the solutions offered by ACCIONA in the field of water management play a crucial role. Desalination, potabilization, treatment and end-to-end management of services with an added value component: technology. “Digital” desalination:...

European Commission adopts a new Circular Economy Action Plan – one of the main...

With measures along the entire life cycle of products, the new Action Plan aims to make our economy fit for a green future, strengthen our competitiveness while protecting the environment and give new rights...

Canal de Isabel II and Madrid Smart Region: Innovating for citizens

By the end of 2020, Canal de Isabel II will have implemented remote reading for 175,000 water meters and the company’s mass deployment plan envisages extending this to a million and a half meters...

Summit for Global Sport Leaders to Build Ambition Ahead of COP26

  The Sport Positive Summit 17-18 March at Wembley Stadium in London is taking place in the run up to the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), in collaboration with UN Climate Change (UNFCCC)...

#EUGreenDeal: Billion-euro plan for European ecological transition

While all Member States, regions and sectors will need to contribute to the transition, the scale of the challenge is not the same. Some regions will be particularly affected and will undergo a profound...

European Commission presents EU Green Deal, a roadmap to make the continent climate-neutral by...

The European Commission yesterday presented the European Green Deal, a set of initiatives that will be launched progressively by the Commission in the coming years with a view to making Europe the first continent to achieve...

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR RECYCLING

Sadako uses state of the art Deep Learning and Computer Vision technology to detect objects in very complex waste streams, in real time, today being the eyes and brain of urban waste robotic sorter...

FCC Environment winner of the World Smart City Awards in the Innovative Idea category

This 100% electric platform chassis has been developed by a consortium led by FCC Environment and Irizar group, and funded by European Funds in the framework of the programme CIEN by CDTI (Centre for...

New Allison Transmission-equipped Mercedes-Benz Actros NGT with CNG engine launched at Municipalia

  At the Municipalia International Exhibition of Municipal Equipment and Services, it was once again demonstrated that Allison’s fully automatic transmissions form an excellent combination with CNG engines. At the event, held on October 22,...