Category: News

Continental has launched its own innovative power generation system at the automotive location in Timișoara
08/19/202008/19/2020
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Continental has launched its own innovative power generation system at the automotive location in Timișoara

The new technology operates exclusively on gas and provides a constant supply of electricity to the equipment used in production lines and air conditioning systems. The system also provides hot water at 90ºC for direct use for the building’s heating system in winter and also for cooling it through absorption coolers. Before this, cold water...

Projects for tomorrow ahead of … Cities of Tomorrow
07/28/202007/28/2020
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Projects for tomorrow ahead of … Cities of Tomorrow

“Romania’s Real Estate Yearbook 2020” has published “The New Normal – Market Pulse Report, Romania” an exclusive property market tour in Romania, at end of the lockdown, a digital magazine with comprehensive, authentic and shareable content. The report presents in 80 pages projects status & updated opportunities, plans for S2 and 2021 from developers and...

The role of energy storage in the security of the electricity supply in Europe
05/19/202006/09/2020
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The role of energy storage in the security of the electricity supply in Europe

Innovative energy storage solutions will play an important role in ensuring the integration of renewable energy sources into the grid in the EU at the lowest cost, according to the study “Contribution to the security of the electricity supply in Europe” recently released by the European Commission. A few take-aways from this paper: -The main...

Romanian E-mobility Index: Accelerated growth of the electric vehicles market
05/19/202006/08/2020
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Romanian E-mobility Index: Accelerated growth of the electric vehicles market

Roland Berger released the second edition of the Romanian E-mobility Index (REI), a bi-annual report, aiming to offer a data-driven perspective, centered around the major developments of the local market as well as related technologies. The study indicates a strong acceleration of the Romanian EV/ PHEV market, with one in every 50 new cars sold...

PPAs finally allowed for new investments in power generation
05/19/202006/09/2020
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PPAs finally allowed for new investments in power generation

The Romanian Government has adopted an Emergency Ordinance to amend the Electricity and Natural Gas Law no. 123/2012 so as to allow producers to conclude “bilateral contracts outside the centralized market, at negotiated prices”, for electricity from new energy production capacities, put into operation after 1 June 2020. Investors in energy projects, particularly those in...

Green Deal on Ice: an interesting discussion with AHK members
04/21/202006/09/2020
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Green Deal on Ice: an interesting discussion with AHK members

On the 15th of April, AHK Romania through its green tech platform econet romania organized the first online meet-up for its members in the field of energy and environment. The “Grean Deal on Ice” event was dedicated to company representatives interested in sharing experiences and perspectives in the context of the covid-19 crisis and discuss...

Survey on the need for technology in the field of waste management in Romania
03/31/202006/11/2020
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Survey on the need for technology in the field of waste management in Romania

Waste collection and management in Romania are hot topics intensely debated by political decision makers and companies in the context of the current ambitious recycling targets and of the sanctions applied in case of failure to achieve them. As an EU member state, Romania must adhere to the common environmental targets and policies and the...

New date for IT-TRANS fair and conference: 1-3 December 2020
03/19/202006/09/2020
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New date for IT-TRANS fair and conference: 1-3 December 2020

New date for IT-TRANS fair and conference: 1-3 December 2020 In the actual context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the IT-TRANS fair and conference in Karlsruhe, Germany, will be postponed to the 1-3 December 2020. Taking place at the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre, the event is dedicated to digitalization in public transport and addresses public authorities,...

Several fairs postponed in Germany because of the COVID-19 pandemic
03/19/202006/09/2020
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Several fairs postponed in Germany because of the COVID-19 pandemic

Due to the current situation of the coronavirus pandemic, several important fairs taking place in Germany in the first half of 2020 have been postponed. We present you here below a selection of them with their new dates: Hannover Messe, Hannover– One of the most important industrial trade fairs in the world- Postponed from 20.-24.04.2020 to 12.-16.04.2021...

Call for Projects – Cities of Tomorrow #8
01/28/202006/08/2020
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Call for Projects – Cities of Tomorrow #8

Do you have projects for your city of region, which contribute to: Sustainable urban development Implementation of smart city solutions Enhancement of life quality Investment location development or city / region marketing? If so, we are happy to invite you to register for the PROJECT COMPETITION of Cities of Tomorrow #8 – New waves of...