Etiqueta: efficiency

electricity

Egypt will be able to export electricity by 2020

The arab country is working in the efficiency of the national grid in order to be prepared to export electricity for the next decade With more than 90 million population and a economy that will experiment an important growth, Egypt is preparing itself for the future of the national grid, specially to the possibility of becoming, in the next decade, a electricity exporter. This path is presently being addressed by the Government, that has done an important effort to repair the grid problems. As Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy of Egypt, argued, the country has "capabilities that could cover our electricity needs, and this year´s summer season is going to be excellent and without any power blackaouts". This statment opens a new path for the energy sector of Egypt that, until now has been focused on ensuring the national demand of electricity....

Gdynia, smart city

The first Smart City of Eastern Europe is in Poland

Gdynia´s city hall, in northern Poland, has announced that the city has become the first smart city in Eastern Europe At last, Eastern Europe has its first smart city. The Polish city of Gdynia, located in the Pomeranian Voivodeship of Poland, has become the first city of Poland, and of all Eastern Europe in fact, in being proclaimed as a smart city.Gdynia Mayor, Wojciech Szczurek, said to the press that the city had “global aspirations" to reach this goal, something why the “the certificate confirms the fact that the quality of life of residents is managed in the city and intelligent technologies support this process".The certificate, that was celebrated by the local Government as a "tool which allows data to be collected and compared with cities such as London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Los Angeles and Dubai", was given by the World Council on City...

The 9th International Concrete Conference 2016

Environment, Efficiency and Economic Challenges for Concrete will be the main topics of a conference that wants to put in prospective the concrete marketFrom 4 to 6 of July, the concrete will be the main protagonist in the scotish city of Dundee. The 9th International Concrete Conference "will adress the many diverse aspects...