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Constructing buildings with re-useable components

30-10-2017

The Institute for Civil Engineering and Environment (INCEEN) at the University of Luxembourg has signed a "memorandum of understanding" with the Suisse Federal Laboratories of Materials Science and Technology (Empa) of the domain of ETH Zürich to collaborate on research on energy efficiency in the construction sector.
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Launch of the Forestry and Climate Change Fund

26-10-2017

On 20 October 2017, the Luxembourg Ministries of Finance and Sustainable Development and Infrastructure, together with the BCEE, BIL and Foyer have launched the Forestry and Climate Change Fund (FCCF).
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APATEQ wins Green Technology Award for multi-purpose water treatment system “WaterPaq”

23-10-2017

Clean-tech innovator APATEQ has been awarded with the Green Technology Award at the Luxembourg Green Innovation Summit 2017.
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Happen Magazine

16-10-2017

Watch out for Luxinnovation’s new magazine – Happen – promoting Luxembourg as a prime business destination for foreign investors and entrepreneurs. The annual magazine will highlight the technological...
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Bertrand Piccard: "Clean growth is always better than the polluted status quo"

13-10-2017

Energy transition and sustainable growth were at the heart of the speech given by Swiss entrepreneur Bertrand Piccard, one of the key speakers of the recent international “Life Cycle Management&...
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Luxembourg and Sweden to Work Closer on Environmental Policies

11-09-2017

Between 5 and 7 September 2017, Luxembourg’s Minister for the Environment, Carole Dieschbourg, paid a working visit to Sweden; while there, along with Ambassador Janine Finck and a delegation of...
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Third Industrial Revolution: Opening of applications for "PEOPLE'S VOTE PROJECTS"

28-08-2017

On 21 November 2017, the next edition of the Luxembourg Sustainability Forum will dedicate a substantial portion of its programme to the Third Industrial Revolution by highlighting inspiring practices that have been put into place by companies in Luxembourg.
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Young Luxembourg Scientist Wins Third Place in International Competition in China

24-08-2017

A young Luxembourgish scientist has won third prize at the international competition CASTIC (China Adolescents' Science and Technology Innovation Contest).
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2030 Agenda for sustainable development

14-08-2017

In July, Luxembourg presented the contents of its 2030 Agenda in New York, at the United Nations conference on the 17 sustainable development goals.
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Pilot project: Innovation hub Dudelange

27-07-2017

The municipality in Dudelange plans to reanimate the old ARBED industrial site in Dudelange. Until the beginning of 2018 the building should be redecoreted to become the "Innovation Hub Dudelange" hosting 12 to 14 small offices for start-ups.
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Committee Meeting Reviews Rifkin Strategy

14-07-2017

The second meeting of the Rifkin Strategic Review Committee was held yesterday, on 12 July 2017, during which the Strategic Monitoring Committee reviewed the Rifkin strategy.
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William McDonough, keynote speaker - "A circular economy that does not just circulate bads over and over again"

07-07-2017

Not afraid to speak his mind or the hard truths, this celebrated architect and world renowned leader in sustainable development said that Luxembourg is capable of helping the progress of circular thin...
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Luxembourg Launches Climate Initiative

27-06-2017

Luxembourg has signed the launching of a new initiative to strengthen the country’s action in the framework of the Sustainable Development Objectives and the Paris Climate Agreement.
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Scandlines applies APATEQ’s innovative scrub water treatment system in Gedser, Denmark

12-06-2017

Scandlines uses a brand new scrub water treatment system, produced by the Luxembourgish clean-tech company APATEQ. The treatment system MarinePaq cleans scrub water from the ferry’s closed-loop exhaus...
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Congratulations vyzVoice and APATEQ – both winners of StartUp Europe Awards 2016

09-06-2017

The StartUp Europe Awards (the so-called "Eurovision for start-ups"), recognised for the first time the best start-ups in Europe in 10 categories, in in the presence of Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament.
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Etienne Schneider signs agreement with Kronospan for investment programme of €330 million

24-05-2017

Established in Luxembourg since 1994, family business Kronospan, specialised in the production of agglomerated or pressed wood panels, will invest a total of €330 million in its production site in Sanem over the next five years.
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Workshop at CleanTech Forum Europe 2017 in Helsinki

22-05-2017

Luxinnovation hosted the workshop: “Grow your CleanTech business from Luxembourg – the perfect central hub” to promote the Luxembourg cleantech ecosystem at the CleanTech Forum Europe in Helsinki, Finland last Wednesday.
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Wood: the oldest construction material of the future

19-05-2017

In forestry, the concept of sustainability has been an accepted principle since the 18th century. Professor Jean-Luc Sandoz of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausannes spoke about the sustainable wood industry as an exemplary economic model at his recent visit to Luxembourg.
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Luxembourg open for business

19-05-2017

Luxembourg unveiled a new strategy in 2017 to promote economic growth in a sustainable manner, focused both on attracting foreign direct investment in a targeted and service-oriented manner and supporting Luxembourg-based companies moving into foreign markets.
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Luxembourg 3rd most attractive city to move to for work

17-05-2017

Using data from its in-house survey team, which continually researches the financial and lifestyle conditions of more than 400 cities around the world, AIRINC, a global research company which currentl...
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#Luxembourg 2nd in the new FM GLOBAL RESILIENCE INDEX 2017

16-05-2017

The new FM Global Resilience Index 2017 analysing the resilience of 130 counties and territories ranks #Luxembourg 2nd – having gradually risen from it’s 8th ranking in 2013.
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The Collaboration Factory

16-05-2017

After 10 years and €1 billion in investment, the Belval innovation campus has become one of Europe’s foremost centers for technology and biomedical collaborations.    
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Luxembourg workshop at CleanTech Forum Europe in Helsinki

11-05-2017

Luxinnovation will host the workshop “How to grow your cleantech business from Luxembourg – the perfect central hub.” at the CleanTech Forum Europe 2017 to be held in Helsinki from 16 to 18 May. APATE...
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Luxembourg as a knowledge capital and testing ground for the circular economy

04-05-2017

Discover the study "Luxembourg as a knowledge capital and testing ground for the circular economy".
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Launch of the 2017 edition of FEDIL’s Environment Awards

03-05-2017

For 30 years, FEDIL’s Environment Awards has been aimed at rewarding companies whose technical and financial efforts are aimed at reconciling productivity and the preservation of natural resources.
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APATEQ awarded Water Management Company of the Year by Texas Oil & Gas Awards

16-03-2017

Oil & Gas Awards announced its winners of the 2016 Texas Oil & Gas Awards with APATEQ being awarded Water Management Company of the Year. Companies were selected for their commitment to the ke...
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Presentation of strategic study on the "Third Industrial Revolution"

16-03-2017

Initiated by the Ministry of the Economy in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce and IMS (Inspiring More Sustainability) Luxembourg, the strategic study on the “Third Industrial Revolution...
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