Press Releases

Toshiba to Supply 10,000 Energy Storage Systems for Eneres, Japan’s Energy Services and Equipment Provider --Toshiba’s SCiB™-based system balances energy supply and demand

Oct 23, 2014 05:30 GMT Toshiba Corporation Toshiba has been selected by Eneres Co., Ltd., a pioneer in providing business solutions to independent power producers and suppliers (PPS), to supply 10,000 energy storage systems. The storage systems, which will have a maximum output of 10kW and a capacity 9.9kWh, will be installed at end-user sites by Eneres, where they will support a best balance between energy supply and demand.

Francfranc Becomes Exclusive Retail Partner for  Elephant Parade

Oct 22, 2014 10:48 GMT Elephant Parade Elephant Parade International announces an exclusive partnership with Francfranc stores in Hong Kong. Starting from 24th October 2014, the stylish home furnishing brand will become the sole retailer of the Parades’ world famous hand-decorated replica elephants, to be sold at their stores at iSQUARE, Festival Walk, City Plaza and Fashion Walk.

Aritco's lifts certified at SundaHus

Oct 20, 2014 08:00 GMT Aritco Lift AB Aritco’s lifts are now environmentally certified at SundaHus to classification B. This means that our lifts are recommended for installation in buildings where demands exist for environmentally friendly construction products. SundaHus Miljödata is the largest assessor of health and environmental products for the building and real-estate sector, in construction, renovation and operation.

Oct 16, 2014 11:29 GMT Kista Science City I veckan besökte en delegation från amerikanska Brookings-institutet och Heinz stiftelsen Kista Science City. Syftet är att på plats studera den nordiska framgångsmodellen för innovationsdriven tillväxt och hållbar utveckling.

Stockholm Economy: 26 percent more job openings in Stockholm

Oct 14, 2014 07:23 GMT Stockholm Business Region Stockholm’s economy continues its positive trend and wages show increased growth in both Stockholm county and the city of Stockholm. The labor market is growing and the number of job openings is increasing markedly while unemployment continues to drop, according to Stockholm Economy's second report for 2014.

Swedfund increases commitment to fighting climate change

Oct 14, 2014 07:02 GMT Swedfund On October 12, Swedfund increased its financial commitment to the Interact Climate Change Facility (ICCF) by providing an additional MEUR 5 for climate change projects in emerging markets.

Oct 13, 2014 12:16 GMT Stockholm Business Region Over the last year, Stockholm-Uppsala Life Science companies have received several big investments. Cancer diagnostics, protein production and stem cell matrices are some examples of what attracts big international investments. The one common denominator for these investments is that all of the companies are on the Life Science Hotlist, a list of the hottest life science companies in the region.

Oct 08, 2014 11:59 GMT Stockholm Business Region The investment potential for the Stockholm region has increased by 15 billion Euro in the year that has passed and now amounts to more than100 billion Euro until 2021. It is mainly smaller projects that have contributed to the increase. Stockholm municipality's aim for 140,000 new housing units and extension of the subway are included in the calculation.

New ceiling diffuser and plenum box from Swegon

Oct 08, 2014 06:30 GMT Swegon Swegon is now introducing VIREO air diffuser and ALT plenum box. The diffuser works for variable airflow systems and is therefore suitable for many different applications. ALT plenum box is rotatable 360° to avoid unnecessary bends/pressure drops. Dust protection covers minimize the need to clean out the system before commissioning, making it easier to fulfil the VDI 6022 regulations.

New Hotlist will attract Cleantech investments to Stockholm

Oct 07, 2014 08:24 GMT Stockholm Business Region Stockholm is a world leader in environmental technology, and now it will be easier for foreign investors to find partners in Stockholm. The Stockholm Cleantech Hotlist is a list that presents the region’s hottest investment opportunities to investors. As of its launch date, there are 25 companies on the list.