UK based IT and technology specialist, NVT Group, partnered with green technology innovator Own Energy Solutions. The strategic partnership will create 25 new jobs in the next twelve months, rising to around 300 within three years. Own Energy has developed a

Braskem, the Americas' largest petrochemical producer, agreed with Odebrecht Utilities to acquire a controlling interest in Cetrel, the company responsible for treating and disposing of industrial wastewater and solid waste, environmental monitoring and water supply for industrial use to the

There is a new merger in the biopharmaceutical field. Johnson & Johnson and Actelion Ltd. have entered into a definitive transaction agreement under which the U.S. multinational giant will launch an all-cash tender offer in Switzerland to acquire all of

Dutch biochemical company Avantium acquired last week the assets of Liquid Light Inc., a renowned developer of electrochemical processes headquartered in New Jersey (USA). Liquid Light, which was spun out from Princeton University in 2008, develops and licenses process technology

GB Railfreight (GBRf), one of the largest rail freight operators in the UK, signed a rail haulage contract with Lynemouth Power Limited, following a successful tender submission. The new service is expected to commence in the second half of 2017. GBRf

Dutch biotech giant DSM signed a contract with the Chinese National Center of Supervision and Inspection on Solar Photovoltaic Products Quality (CPVT) to jointly promote the in-depth implementation of the Bright Minds Challenge and encourage enterprises, institutions of higher education,

U.S. sustainable chemicals company BioAmber and South Korean-based CJ CheilJedang Corporation plan to establish a joint venture in China to produce up to 36,000 metric tons of bio-succinic acid annually and commercialize the output in Asia. Their goal is to

“In 2017 Google will reach 100% renewable energy for its global operations, including both data centers and offices”. In a post on its website, the Mountain View company stated that it has already purchased 2.6 gigawatts of renewable energy till