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Spray Lining system to renovate Madrid water pipes

SUEZ Advanced Solutions implements Spray Lining is particularly appropriate for the repair of water supply lines in areas of heavy vehicle and pedestrian traffic, or in any circumstances where the digging of trenches would...

New €3.8 million SuperBIO project to support industrial innovation within the EU bioeconomy

The EU bioeconomy in general comprises those parts of the economy that use renewable biological resources from land and sea – such as crops, forests, fish, animals and micro-organisms – to produce food, materials,...

FCC’s electric refuse collection vehicle ready for service

FCC Medio Ambiente has successfully completed the official trials and testing of its new municipal solid waste (MSW) collection truck. This engineering project, which implements electric and hybrid technology was carried out with the...

Sadako Technologies MSW robot separator wins award at Global Robot Expo

Barcelona-based company Sadako Technologies, creator of the Wall-B robot for the separation of municipal waste, won the award for start-ups at the Global Robot Expo, a trade fair devoted to robotics and related technologies....

EC adopts ambitious package of new circular economy measures backed by €6,150 M

EC adopts ambitious package of new circular economy measures backed by €6,150 M to boost competitiveness, create jobs and generate sustainable growth Today the European Commission adopted an ambitious new Circular Economy Package to help...

Emasagra’s fleet now features electric vehicles powered by energy generated at one of its...

The Empresa Municipal de Aguas (Emasagra) has added three electric vehicles to its fleet. These vehicles are powered by electricity generated at the Southern Wastewater Treatment Plant (EDAR Sur) in Camino de Purchil, which,...

A new tool will allow city councils to choose sustainable urban furniture

The European project FUTURE, which is coordinated by AIMPLAS and counts on the collaboration of UJI, AIJU, the Valencia City Council throughout its Foundation InnDEA, and the European partners ACR+ and Koprivnika City Council,...

EMT buses to monitor air quality and pollen levels in Madrid

Buses belonging to the fleet of the EMT, Madrid’s municipal transport company, will soon have the capacity to monitor air quality, pollen levels and different meteorological parameters, thanks to the installation of micro-sensors. The...

Suez Water Spain supports the launch of Ôasys

The Ôasys device, an innovative domestic water control tool developed by the start-up of the same name promoted by Suez Water Spain, was launched on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform. The aim is to raise...