Dragons’ Den of Transition

A new and exciting part of the European Industry & Energy Summit is the Dragons’ Den of Transition. The energy transition needs innovation to keep sustainable energy and feedstock reliable and affordable. Some ground breaking innovations just need a little push to flourish. The closing of the Summit will therefore provide a stage to dragons […]

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Greening chemical industry a step closer by extending ARC CBBC

Sustainable energy and materials, such as coatings and catalysts, come a step closer. Now that the collaborating parties in the Advanced Research Center Chemical Building Blocks Consortium (ARC CBBC) will continue their cooperation on making the chemical industry more sustainable over the next five years. AkzoNobel, BASF and Shell, together with the universities of Eindhoven, […]

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Sustainable innovation is profitable

Jacob Ruiter of EIT InnoEnergy has plenty of evidence that sustainable innovation is profitable. Ruiter is CEO of the Benelux part of the European public-private partnership that does much more than invest money. For a start-up, support in underpinning and developing the business case and a strong network are perhaps even more important than money,’ […]

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