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Dutch business community goes electric in Shanghai

Today, Dutch Transport Minister Eurlings and Peter Bakker, CEO of TNT, revealed the first fully electrically powered car for the ...

News item | 07-09-2010 | 09:08

Apache first heli in the world to fly on biofuel

For the very first time in history, a helicopter has flown on biofuel. On 17 June at Gilze Rijen Air Base, an Apache AH-64D ...

News item | 23-06-2010 | 16:41

Eurlings launches the use of LHVs by Coca-Cola

Today, Camiel Eurlings, Minister of Transport, Public Works and Water Management, officially launched the use of the first ...

News item | 24-05-2010 | 09:26

International conference on agriculture, food security and climate

At the beginning of November the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation will host a conference on agriculture, ...

News item | 17-05-2010 | 15:19

5 million euros for ‘Driving on hydrogen’

The Minister of Transport, Public Works and Water Management, Camiel Eurlings, is making five million euros available for ...

News item | 13-01-2010 | 09:58

Verhagen to accompany Queen on State visit to Mexico

Foreign minister Maxime Verhagen will accompany HM Queen Beatrix and HRH Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Máxima on their ...

News item | 02-11-2009 | 09:00

25 million euros for unique research into photosynthetic energy from plants and algae

On Friday 10 July the research programme 'Towards Biosolar Cells' was granted a budget of 25 million euros by the Dutch ...

News item | 17-07-2009 | 10:36

Timmermans on working visit to Sweden

On 26 November, Minister for European Affairs Frans Timmermans will be in Sweden on a working visit. The trip forms part of the ...

News item | 24-11-2008 | 12:35

Europeans back EU climate policy

A recent opinion poll by the European Commission has revealed that a large majority of European citizens support EU objectives in ...

News item | 15-09-2008 | 13:25

The Netherlands to invest 500 million euros in renewable energy in developing countries

On behalf of environment minister Jacqueline Cramer, development minister Bert Koenders has presented the House of ...

News item | 10-09-2008 | 14:02