Software for fleet managers

Operating truck fleets with lowest possible emissions

Jan 20, 2022 | The navigation software group HERE is taking over a software tool developed by Migros and Empa and making it available worldwide. The tool can be used to calculate the CO2 emissions of trucks with different powertrain systems for any route. It can sh...
Energy-saving construction and refurbishment

Aerogel Architecture Award 2022

Jan 19, 2022 | The competition starts on 19 January 2022 and includes construction projects with Aerogel all over the world.
Using quantum physics to generate electricity

Mini electricity generator from quantum dots

Jan 18, 2022 | Mickael L. Perrin wants to build tiny power plants from graphene nanoribbons that generate electricity from heat. His ambitious project won him one of the prestigious ERC Starting Grants from the EU and one of the 32 Eccellenza Professorial Fellowshi...


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