Mahle Develops Magnet-Free Motor For Electric Vehicles

Tier One automotive supplier Mahle has developed an electric motor for EVs that uses no permanent magnets. It is not the first to do so, but it is the first to create a motor that is scalable to fit the needs of many sizes of vehicles, from subcompact cars to …

Transforming Existing Hotels to Net Zero

To achieve carbon neutrality in the hotel sector, it is important to adapt and upgrade existing buildings towards zero greenhouse gas emissions, particularly as expectations of hotel investors, owners, staff and guests shift towards greener, more sustainable models of investment, business operation and living. That’s why Schneider Electric is organizing a panel …

Net Zero by 2050: A Roadmap for the Global Energy System

  The number of countries announcing pledges to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions over the coming decades continues to grow. At the same time, questions are being asked about whether net-zero emissions can be achieved globally by 2050 with a view to limiting global warming to 1.5 °C, and in …

Western Balkans: From Coal to Clean?

The Energy Talks are held as live webinars allowing to connect with hundreds of professionals all over the world in a 2-hour timespan. The well-chosen topics attract decision makers representing Government authorities, energy utilities, IFIs/DFIs, private developers, consultants, and technology suppliers. Fostering the transition towards cleaner and renewable energy sources …

Europe Needs Over 30 Battery Gigafactories By 2025

For ease of thinking, I use 1 BGF (battery gigafactory) as unit of production capacity. This refers to the original planned size of the first Tesla battery gigafactory in Nevada. Plans change and factory sizes change and our realization of what is needed changes. But that first shockingly gigantic factory that could …

Pakistan Restores Mangroves for Economy and Ecosystem Benefits

Tahir Qureshi had many nicknames. Father of the Mangroves. Mangrove Man. The mangrove hero of Pakistan. All reflect a life dedicated to the conservation and restoration of Pakistan’s mangroves. As Pakistan prepares to host World Environment Day on June 5, ecosystem restoration, which includes critical ecosystems like mangrove forests, will …