Latest News for: Amsterdam waste


Serious Bathroom Malfunction Forces Overseas Flight to Turn Around

The Capital Journal 14 Feb 2024
Passengers on a KLM flight from Amsterdam to Los Angeles on Feb ... So after more than three hours of flying, the plane did a U-turn back to Amsterdam, wasting nearly seven hours total in the air.�. Related ... You never know what could happen.� ... ....

Princess Sumaya patronizes first national conference on circular economy

Petra 01 Feb 2024
Princess Sumaya highlighted the need to move beyond the linear (take-make-waste) model and to innovate intelligent design processes that eliminate the concept of waste and relieve the burden of waste management.

County-wide shared services projects could offer tax savings

Cleburne Times-Review 09 Jan 2024
Tammie Harris, director of the Otsego County Planning and Solid Waste departments, presented the results of the 2023 planning process to the county Board of Representatives Wednesday, Jan.

Amsterdam 'fashion library' takes aim at clothes waste

The Manila Times 06 Jan 2024
Amsterdam's 'LENA, the fashion library' strives to minimize clothing waste and pollution in the fashion industry. It operates as a unique physical center for renting both used and new clothing, promoting a shared wardrobe concept. Video by AFP ....

Building an important bridge

China Daily 21 Dec 2023
The EU supported low-carbon urban development in China in 2018, with European cities such as Amsterdam and Bologna providing technical advice to Chinese cities such as Zhuhai and Guilin on solid waste ...

Sustainable development

Manila Bulletin 15 Nov 2023
Stockholm, Sweden generates bio-fuel which powers vehicles, this energy being derived from sewage waste ... Zurich, Switzerland produces 80 percent of its electricity with renewable energy resources and 40 percent of its waste gets recycled.

Are forest-based carbon offsets worth saving?

Offshore Technology 03 Nov 2023
West, an environmental scientist at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and a fellow at the University of Cambridge. “Rather than wasting money on potentially junk offsets, it is better to invest in avoiding, ...

Aker to Explore Feasibility of Large Carbon Capture Plant in Germany -- OPIS

Market Watch 30 Oct 2023
Aker Carbon Capture will conduct a feasibility study of a carbon-capture plant with a 400,000-metric-ton annual capacity at a waste-to-energy facility in Germany, the Norwegian company said Monday.

Grow Amsterdam to host free paint collection on Saturday

The Daily Gazette 13 Oct 2023
“We want to create a more sustainable, zero waste environment and getting used paint out of people’s houses where it is no longer needed and recycled properly instead of disposing of it in a landfill ...

Beyond the Horizon: European Cities That Redefine Digital Urbanization

Citizenside 10 Oct 2023
Amsterdam ... The urban landscape of Amsterdam serves as a living testament to the transformative power of data analytics, artificial intelligence, and smart grids ... minimize waste, and curtail emissions.

Food waste: AI supporting Accor hotels

TravelDailyNews 02 Oct 2023
This has been used at Sofitel The Palm in Dubai, which has reduced its food waste by 13% in five months, corresponding to an 3 tons annually, and Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, which has cut its ...

Feyenoord add to Ajax woe by completing victory in suspended match

Reuters 27 Sep 2023
AMSTERDAM, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Dutch champions Feyenoord wasted no time in adding to the troubles of Ajax Amsterdam and ended up beating their hosts 4-0 when the two clubs on Wednesday completed their Dutch league game that was halted at the weekend.

Lineage Celebrates Successful Hackathon Against Food Waste and Announces Winning Team Fungi For Future

The Eagle-Tribune 22 Sep 2023
... said Harld Peters, President, Lineage Europe, on behalf of the expert jury panel representing Foodvalley NL, Van Geloven (part of McCain), Taste Before You Waste, VU Amsterdam, and Lineage.