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Friday, 18 August 2017

Reducing harmful emissions from diesel locomotives

Picture of diesel locomotive on the moveThe EU-funded ENSPIRIT project is developing an innovative emission abatement system capable of reducing nitrogen oxide (NOx) and sulphur dioxide (SO2) pollution levels and meeting stringent new regulations on particle matter. Read more

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

The future of aviation is electric with possibilities

Picture of hand with a paper planePromising all-electric systems being developed for next-generation aircraft look set to transform the skies over Europe, reducing fuel use and greenhouse gas emissions and increasing competitiveness, according to EU-funded researchers. Read more

3D In The Air

Photo of the drone in actionEuropean research project scientists are exploring how to capture, process and display accurate 3D reproductions of cultural sites located in challenging environments. Read more

Monday, 14 August 2017

How EU engineers are creating stability in the renewable energy market

Picture of solar palenls and windmillA group of EU-funded engineers from across the continent has created a system to help stabilise electricity grids across Europe and ensure a steady energy supply for decades to come. Read more

Friday, 11 August 2017

Trash To Treasure: How Can We Extract Valuable Resources From Production Waste?

Photo from the quarryGreek scientists have developed a technology that allows them to obtain rare earth elements (REEs) from waste ore in an economical and environmentally friendly way. Read more

Tuesday, 08 August 2017

Embracing the children born of war

Silhouette refugee mother with a babyThe war ends, the foreign soldiers depart, and some may well be leaving babies behind... Whether the father was friend or foe, the local women to whom these children are born often raise them in difficult circumstances. An EU-funded research project is shedding new light on an age-old phenomenon, with the aim of providing information that could feed into policies to help them. Read more

Friday, 04 August 2017

Forecasting the impact of extreme weather on food security

Picture of golden wheat field with sun at the evening after stormFarming can be hit hard by extreme weather events such as drought, heatwaves and severe frosts. An EU-funded project has developed new modelling tools to better forecast the impact of extreme weather on agricultural production in Europe and beyond - important for protecting the global food supply. Read more

Wednesday, 02 August 2017

The Geological Clock Of Volcanoes

Photo of the fish farmThe volcano is one of the most powerful representations of nature, it can change territories and subsequently the history of human kind. Knowing its behaviour during an eruption is essential in order to understand its evolution. Read more

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