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Apr
2017
ENGIE to join Global EVRT as sponsor of ESCP Europe Electric Vehicle Road Trip 2017

ENGIE to join Global EVRT as sponsor of ESCP Europe Electric Vehicle Road Trip 2017

After the recent ENGIE acquisition of EV-Box1, both organisations will join forces on the Europe Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT). The aim of this event is to accelerate electric vehicle (EV) adoption and the transition to a sustainable, low-carbon future. A challenge that is not new for ENGIE. In February, the Group sponsored the Emirates EVRT and installed all EV charging stations along the route of the four day zero-emission race.

19
Apr
2017
The PSA Group has chosen the Blu.e by ENGIE digital

The PSA Group has chosen the Blu.e by ENGIE digital

The PSA Group has chosen the Blu.e by ENGIE digital platform to manage its overall energy and environmental policy. In 2017, the Blu.e solution will be applied on a pilot basis at the Group’s Poissy manufacturing plant, in the Paris region.

07
Apr
2017
ZOEnergy: a sustainable city in the heart of Amsterdam

ZOEnergy: a sustainable city in the heart of Amsterdam

On February 8, 2017, the ZOEnergy sustainable city project was officially launched in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. The project consists of creating a consortium of private- and public-sector players who will work together to enable the city to develop its renewable energy resources in an integrated way.

29
Mar
2017
Kitesurfing: launch of the ENGIE Kite Tour 2017

Kitesurfing: launch of the ENGIE Kite Tour 2017

ENGIE and FFVL (French Federation of Free Flight) are announcing the renewal for the tenth year in succession of the ENGIE Kite Tour, the FFVL French Kitesurfing Speed Crossing Cup. The 2017 edition will offer high-quality competition spread over four French beaches from June to October. The Group is also extending its support for Alex Caizergues, a member of Team ENGIE since 2009 and the current kite speed world record holder (56.62 knots, or 104.8 km/h), set on November 11, 2013.

28
Mar
2017
ENGIE at the Property Exhibition Salon in Cannes

ENGIE at the Property Exhibition Salon in Cannes

ENGIE took part in the 28th MIMA, the largest international exhibition for property industry players held at the Palais des Festivals, in Cannes from 14 to 17 March 2017. Review of this event with photos.

24
Mar
2017
ENGIE: The world's most valuable utilities brand according to Brand Finance

ENGIE: The world's most valuable utilities brand according to Brand Finance

In its Utilities 50 2017 report, Brand Finance ranks ENGIE as the most valuable utilities brand in the world, ahead of EDF and Enel. It therefore confirms other rankings awarded to the Group since 2009. The ENGIE brand is also ranked the sixth most valuable of all French brands.

16
Mar
2017
Are blockchains a better way of managing electricity?

Are blockchains a better way of managing electricity?

Cryptocurrencies, inspired by Bitcoin and based on the blockchain principle, have been very much in the media spotlight. They have a variety of potential uses: several trials have shown that they could be used to optimize the distribution of decentralized electrical energy and facilitating the sale and purchase of energy generated by consumers.

08
Mar
2017
Wind power generating capacities take off in Europe

Wind power generating capacities take off in Europe

As Europe takes action to combat climate change, the contribution made by coal to European power generation continues to fall. A recent survey published by the WindEurope non-profit industry association confirms this trend, and indicates that wind power capacity has now overtaken the installed capacity of coal-fired plants in Europe.

07
Mar
2017
The Internet of Things: two new ENGIE networks in Europe and Asia

The Internet of Things: two new ENGIE networks in Europe and Asia

ENGIE is supporting the energy and technology revolution in companies and regions. The Group has just introduced two enormous networks for the Internet of Things (IoT) in Belgium and Singapore. Their purpose is simple: to let smart objects communicate reliably, at low cost and without excessive energy usage. It's yet another illustration of how the digital transformation is now underway throughout ENGIE core businesses.

23
Feb
2017
The UAE Plans to Invest 153 Billion Euros for Energy Diversification

The UAE Plans to Invest 153 Billion Euros for Energy Diversification

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently announced its plans to invest 153 billion euros into a new energy diversification program. The nation hopes, through this investment, to generate more than half its energy from renewable sources by 2050. Discover how ENGIE is active in the region.