Government Policy Archive
The energy bill for street lighting in Europe amounts to more than 10 billion euro. The resulting 40 million CO2 emissions per year can be largely avoided by intelligently dimming the street lights when no one is around. Dutch startup Tvilight has developed a solution that can be plugged into the existing street light infrastructure
Next to the A4 highway connecting Amsterdam to The Hague, Solar Green Point plans to build the largest solar park in the Netherlands. The funding will be realised through the crowdfunding platform Oneplanetcrowd, one of the six green crowdfunding platforms described earlier on GreenEntrepreneurship.com. The solar park will consist of 8000 solar panels, and will
The first Dutch supercharging highway station for electric cars has been opened on October 10th. The Electrical Vehicles (EV) charging station is located along the A2 highway that connects Utrecht with Amsterdam. The station, commissioned by Mister Green Electrical Lease, is connected to the Dutch power grid of network provider Stedin. The company Travelcard exploits
Everyone has some paint leftovers stored away in the attic or basement. You never know, you might need them some day. However, a couple of years later, you decide to move to another place and you throw away the paint. This scenario results in millions of unused paint ending up in the incinerator each year.