During the last 12 months oil prices have risen by 15 percent, much less than either wheat or maize. At the London market they vacillate presently close to € 100 per barrel, about two thirds of the peak price registered in June 2008. There is a priori no reason for concern, the more so as… » read more
On 24th June 2010, the Slovak National Technology Platform ‘geoEnergia’ was established as a coordinating group composed of stakeholders coming from various areas, relevant to geothermal energy. And Geothermania was there. Since last Thursday the research and development in Slovakia has been boosted by new platform called geoEnergia. It has become the first one in… » read more
At the first European Regions Energy Day in Brussels, Blogactiv spoke to Anne Bliek, Deputy Queen’s Commissioner for the Province of Flevoland in the Netherlands. She explained some of the issues surrounding government policy when it relates to clean energy subsidies.
We were pleased to be able to interview Gerhard Van Harten at the 2009 European Business Summit in Brussels. Mr Van Harten is Chairman of Dow Benelux. He spoke about policies relating to sustainability and the stance of Dow on these issues. If you would like to tell us your opinion, please leave a comment… » read more
On Friday 27th March, Bart Diels – Investment Director at GIMV – spoke at EBS 2009 about Clean Technology investment and how the Venture Capital process is not suited to an area that needs to be developed quite so quickly.