Tag Archive for 'France'

Winflo floating wind turbine project expects to begin production in 2013

April 13th, 2013 by DCNS

Partners DCNS and Nass&Wind presented their floating wind turbine development programme and shared ambitions for second-generation offshore wind farms at the Thetis Marine Renewable Energy show in Brest, Brittany, France from 10 to 11 April 2013. 2012 was a big year for the DCNS/Nass&Wind floating wind turbine development programme as it saw the completion of […]

Autolib’ electric car sharing service launches in Paris, France

December 5th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Vincent Bolloré, Chairman of Bolloré Group, said “we have better things to do than worry about the future. We have to invent it, create it, and prepare it for future generations.” This is why the Bolloré Group inaugurated the Autlolib’ electric car sharing service in Paris, France on 5 December 2011. “We all want a […]

A Modern, Sustainable Treatment of Solid Waste in Brittany, France

January 24th, 2009 by Professor Nicholas Day

Decision time is approaching for the treatment of Guernsey’s waste. A range of approaches can be expected in response to the call for tenders. At one extreme is likely to be the solution adopted by Jersey, for a large mass burn incinerator to handle, at great expense, the great bulk of the waste stream.  More closely attuned to […]