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Successful fish traps international win

Successful fish traps international win

Press releases   •   Sep 12, 2019 08:31 UTC

“7,7 million SEK from the European Union Fisheries Fund will help develop new fish traps which are better for the fishers, the fish and the environment,” says Lars Hillström, biologist and research manager at the University of Gävle. “There used to be as many coastal fishing villages in the Gävleborg region as there are fishers today. We would like to change this negative trend,”

Megacities destroy rainforests

Megacities destroy rainforests

Press releases   •   Sep 05, 2019 09:00 UTC

“Global urbanization is tied to the destruction of rainforest in Brazil,” says Stephan Barthel, environmental researcher at the University of Gävle. Moreover, very powerful states, like China and India, are buying land in Africa, Eastern Europe and South America which speeds up this process.”

University of Gävle best in Sweden in collaborating with enterprises

University of Gävle best in Sweden in collaborating with enterprises

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2019 13:21 UTC

​The Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth together with the Swedish Energy Agency have nominated the collaboration between University of Gävle and Dalarna University in supporting small and medium-sized enterprises to improve energy efficiency as Sweden’s candidate to the EU European Enterprise Promotion Awards.

Unique test rig for quality steel opens at the University of Gävle

Unique test rig for quality steel opens at the University of Gävle

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2019 07:00 UTC

“This test rig is completely unique and, for the industry, long-awaited,” says Bahram Moshfegh, professor in energy systems and project manager at the University of Gävle. “These two rigs will cover a large range of steel industry products. In addition, our doctoral students will continue their research and also publish common knowledge which is important for the field.”

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