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Rapprochements économiques entre la Tunisie et le Luxembourg

16-11-2017

La délégation luxembourgeoise était notamment composée de 13 entreprises, actives dans les secteurs d’activité cibles de cette mission : les TIC, la logistique et les Cleantech. 120 rendez-vou...
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Digitalise your future; Luxinnovation talks to the next generation at Foire de l’étudiant

10-11-2017

Having exceeded 9000 visitors in 2016 and exhibitors from 15 different countries, the Student Fair in Luxembourg is the major event of the Greater Region in terms of information on higher education an...
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Renewable energies: historic European agreement for Luxembourg

09-11-2017

Luxembourg has just signed an historic agreement, with Lithuania: for the first time ever, EU Member States have initialled a bilateral agreement on statistical transfers of energy produced from renew...
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Luxembourg signs renewable energy agreement with Lithuania

31-10-2017

Luxembourg signed a statistical transfer agreement with Lithuania on the 26th of October that will help the Grand-Duchy achieve its national renewable energy objectives for 2020.
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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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Luxinnovation at Manufuture Conference

25-10-2017

The international conference “Manufuture 2017 – Moving up the Value Chain” is taking place on 24-25 October in Tallinn, Estonia. After a successful edition in Luxembourg 2 years ago, it is now the 9th time since 2001 that the conference is organised. 
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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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Third Industrial Revolution: monitoring committee meeting

23-10-2017

The third meeting of the monitoring committee "Third Industrial Revolution" took place on 19 October at the Ministry of the Economy. 
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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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Innovation as key driver of growth for businesses

13-10-2017

The paths which lead to a company’s growth are multiple, and include technological innovation, diversification, mergers and acquisitions, forecasting, with each one needing special attention. Th...
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BIM technology to enhance energy efficiency of buildings

22-09-2017

The Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology is coordinating BIMEET, a new European project bringing together 9 partners around BIM technology as a key digital support for the energy efficiency of the built environment.
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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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Presentation of the national strategy for energy renovation of buildings

13-07-2017

The infrastructure consists of almost 208,000 buildings, out of which 60% are from before 1990. These buildings represent the main target of the renovation 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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Project call - Circular Economy

07-07-2017

After the YES WE CARE 2017 event in March 2017 a call for circular economy projects was launched by ’Œuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte (Œuvre) and the Conseil Supérieur pour un...
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Review of Circular Economy Hotspot conference

03-07-2017

The Netherlands passed the baton to Luxembourg that became the 2017 hotspot for the circular economy.
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SIGRE inaugurates extension of leachate treatment plant

29-06-2017

Luxembourg waste management regional authority SIGRE inaugurates its extended and modernized system for leachate treatment at a festive event, taking place on 30 June 2017 starting with 3 pm at the pr...
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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 exha...
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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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