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Flower power and diplomacy: Versailles perfume gardens transport public back in time

The Los Angeles Times 02 Jun 2023
The Versailles flower gardens were once a symbol of the French king’s expeditionary might and helped water-deprived courtiers perfume their skin ... The king had a practical reason for his obsessions ... The king’s flower collection served as a means of projecting strength as France became the world’s greatest power in that century ... Flower meant power ... .

Windvision Group Becomes Renner Energies

The Joplin Globe 01 Jun 2023
Windvision a prominent European renewable energy companies with operations in Belgium, France and Spain, has changed its name to Renner Energies ...For all our projects, whether in Belgium, France or Spain, we continue to work closely with local citizens, municipalities and associations, as we have done for over 20 years.

Hamburg to deploy large-scale heat pumps in wastewater heat project

PV Magazine 01 Jun 2023
The new system will be equipped in the city's central wastewater treatment plant as part of a wastewater heat project. Johnson Controls, Hamburg Water, and Hamburg Energie are developing a wastewater heat project in the northern German city of Hamburg ... The heat pumps will be supplied from Johnson Controls' manufacturing facility in Nantes, France.

4 bidders for ropeway project: MMRDA

Indian Express 01 Jun 2023
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has said that four companies LEA Associates South Asia, Salzmann Ingenierue ZT GmbH, Ardanuy Ingenier\u00eda SA and MDP Consulting France have evinced interest to carry out a detailed project report of a ropeway project.

Germany, Denmark sign offshore wind power cooperation deal

Reuters 01 Jun 2023
Last month, leaders from seven European Union countries, including France, Germany and the Netherlands, alongside non-EU countries Norway and Britain, pledged to speed up their expansion of wind farms, develop "energy islands" - or connected renewable generation sites ...

Biden at risk of breaking climate promise with $500 million of public finance for U.S. ...

Common Dreams 01 Jun 2023
Export-Import Bank approved almost USD 100 million for the controversial Balikpapan oil refinery in Indonesia, the first known violation of Biden’s promise to end public finance for international fossil fuel projects by the end of 2022 ... LNG industry from its pending project list, ...

Soviet Icarus: The Supersonic Airliner Crash That Shook The World

Beijing News 01 Jun 2023
Britain and France jointly began development of the technology in the 1960s, followed by the United States, which feared its dominance in jet airliner manufacturing could be lost if SST was adopted widely adopted ... The supersonic jet's final mission was a joint Russian-American research project on supersonic travel that lasted until 1999.

Ireland to consider joining mission to protect undersea cable

RTE 01 Jun 2023
On 23 May, the EU approved a PESCO project aimed at increasing the EU's operational efficiency in managing critical seabed infrastructure protection (CSIP). The project will be led by Italy, with Germany, Spain, France, Portugal and Sweden participating.

Industrial groups push for support in France's National Hydrogen strategy

Reuters 31 May 2023
Electricite de France SAFollow ... Both the signatory regions have hydrogen projects, as Nouvelle Aquitaine is set to host a gigafactory and Occitane is developing renewable hydrogen production. Both regions are looking for support from public authorities to continue developing and deploying medium-sized projects, a France Hydrogen spokesperson said.

Carbios Will Receive Grants Totaling €54 Million From French State via France 2030 and Grand-Est ...

Maryville Daily Forum 31 May 2023
ALCRB), a pioneer in the development and industrialization of biological technologies for reinventing the life cycle of plastics and textiles, announces that its project has been selected by the French State for funding of €30 million from the French State as part of the investment plan France 2030, and €12.5 million from the Grand-Est Region.

Taqa, Engie and Ewec close on $620m funding for Abu Dhabi desalination plant

The National 31 May 2023
A Dh2.3 billion ($620 million) desalination plant jointly owned by Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, better known as Taqa, and France’s Engie has reached financial closing ... The Mirfa 2 Reverse Osmosis project is primarily funded through debt financing from local and international banks, the companies said in a statement on Wednesday.

SCOPS project to develop European space chips

The Engineer 31 May 2023
Thales Alenia Space to lead space-to-Earth quantum comms technologies project How a UK space startup plans to use satellites to measure energy wastage Thales Alenia Space leading feasibility study for data centres in space ... Thales Alenia Space’s team in Spain is leading the project and is responsible for its general coordination.

Vulcan and Stellantis in Joint Project to Develop Geothermal Renewable Energy to Supply ...

Eagle-Tribune 31 May 2023
and Vulcan Energy Resources Limited have signed a binding term sheet for the first phase of a multiphase project to develop new geothermal projects aimed at decarbonizing the energy mix of Stellantis’ Mulhouse industrial site in France, which is home to the DS 7, Peugeot 308 and e-308, 508, and the new 408.

EDF eyes further market expansion

China Daily 31 May 2023
Electricite de France will further invest in China to strengthen its presence in the country as the Chinese government has been making greater efforts to attract foreign capital and widen market access, said a top company executive ... It is the largest cooperation project to have been signed between China and France in the energy sector.

EDF Renewables and Simply Blue in offshore wind deal

RTE 31 May 2023
"These projects further strengthen EDF Renewables' position as a leading global player in the emerging floating wind industry, joining a portfolio that includes our Gwynt Glas project in the Celtic Sea and Provence Grand Large off the south coast of France," he said.

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