Serbia to sell petrochemicals producer Petrohemija to NIS
The strategic partner intends to inject EUR 150 million (USD 177 million) in the capital of HIP-Petrohemija, acquiring a stake of up to 90% in the company`s capital. ... more
First unit of Akkuyu NPP to be complete by May 2023
Earlier this year, Turkish president Erdogan said that the Akkuyu NPP, which is being built by a unit of Russian state-owned nuclear energy corporation Rosatom, is expected to produce an estimated 35 billion kWh of electricity per year, meeting around 10% of Turkey`s electricity needs ... more
Serbia plans development of 3 industrial zones along Morava Corridor
The motorway should contribute considerably to the development of local municipalities and the environment through which it passes, and represents a great opportunity for the domestic economy and industry ... more
Swiss Landis+Gyr to acquire Turkish smart meter manufacturer Luna
The acquisition will allow Landis+Gyr to gain a meaningful share of the Turkish market, where the transition to advanced metering infrastructure has yet to commence, and utilise Luna`s vertically integrated manufacturing to drive sales in adjacent markets ... more
Construction of waste-to-energy plant in Belgrade to finish in late 2022
The capacity of the energy-from-waste plant wil be up to 30 MW of electricity, plus 56 MW of heat purchased by the municipal company Beogradske Elektrane, reducing the natural gas consumption of its Konjarnik plant by 80% in the cold season ... more
Bulgaria`s Alcomet commissions new aluminium profile processing facility
The new facility, which spans across 4100 m2 and currently employs 30 people, will enable Alcomet to produce aluminium electric vehicle components ... more
Bulgarian EV manufacturer Sin Cars to start mass production of light e-trucks
The innovative L CITY model features built-in photovoltaic panels, which recover up to 20% of the battery capacity on a sunny day, so that the electric truck can run 250 – 300 km ... more
Albania announces invitation to tender for the design of cargo port in Durres
All commercial activities of the port of Durres are to be relocated to the new port, leaving only the passenger terminal in operation, the port authority said in a tender notice published by Albania`s procurement agency ... more
Swiss company plans construction of transformer plant in Serbia
In April, Serbia`s government signed a EUR 62,2 million agreement with Stadler for the delivery of three high-speed trains, to be used on the Belgrade-Novi Sad railway line, which is being built by Russian and Chinese contractors ... more
RiTE Ugljevik and China`s BNBM reached final agreement on plasterboard factory
According to the plan, the factory will be built on an area of 12,5 hectares at an area adjacent to the company`s coal mine and power plant in Ugljevik and will employ about 100 people ... more
HSE to commence construction of largest solar plant in Slovenia
Nenad Trkulja, the head of the project, added that the HSE would revive electricity production in the area, but in a environmentally-friendly way, without greenhouse gas emissions ... more
Huawei considers new regional logistics hub in Slovenia
Huawei already transports about 185 000 cubic metres of cargo from China to Hungary and to other European markets through Luka Koper ... more
TUSIAD recommends Turkey focuses on green, digital transformation
Kaslowski said companies should include more sustainable and climate-friendly production patterns in their processes to maximize resource and energy efficiency potential ... more
Romanian robot kills coronavirus with UV light
Thanks to an advisory project backed by the EBRD and the European Union, robot assembly now takes Modulab, the innovative manufacturer, only one day compared to almost 14 days initially. It has been experimenting with advanced technology for over 15 years, and more than 60 unique prototypes have come to life in the company’s laboratory ... more
Greek government gives green light to 407,4 MW wind power project
The project has a planned investment budget of EUR 489 million and the approval covers the design, development and installation of a wind complex consisting of eight wind parks – four in north-central Evia and four in the south parts of the island ... more

LATEST issue 4/2022

issue 4-2022



The E-IOT Mesh with the new cityBox device as a gateway

The E-IOT Mesh with the new cityBox device as a gateway

cityBox is a sensor station, a small green power plant serving itself, a communication gateway for connecting himself to the Internet, and also a gateway to the optional wireless MESH ... more
Comet Electronics – Contract Manufacturing Services

Comet Electronics – Contract Manufacturing Services

Comet Electronics offers development service from the idea to the complete product, according to customer’s needs. The company’s design department works in close cooperation with its manufacturing units and the ... more
e-IoT success strories in 2022

e-IoT success strories in 2022

The 2020 debut of the E-IoT concept at the EmbeddedWord 2020 exhibition in Nuremberg has already predicted that the engineering community in the field of IoT will welcome the introduction of a complete test infrastructure to support their ... more