Environment

Fifth Iberdrola Plant Commissioned in Hungary

Spanish wind energy giant Iberdrola Renovables has commissioned its second wind farm in North Western Hungary, bringing the company’s total wind energy capacity operated in the country to 88 megawatts.


Sanyo Moves Equipment into HUF 4.5 billion Plant in Hungary

Japanese electronics giant Sanyo has started moving equipment into a HUF 4.5 billion solar cell plant being built at its base in the Hungarian city of Dorog.


The Esztergom Plant Will Begin Manufacturing of Sixth-Generation Suzuki Swift

Magyar Suzuki, the Hungarian unit of Japan's Suzuki Motor Corporation, will begin manufacturing sixth-generation Suzuki Swifts at the company's plant in Esztergom following the annual summer production shutdown.


Government Approves Further 39 Priority Projects

Transport, tourism, environment development, healthcare and urban rehabilitation investments have all been included in the development package worth a total of HUF 51.3 billion.


GE to Transfer Water Ultrafiltration Membrane Production to Hungary

US concern General Electric will move production of ZeeWeed membranes from its Canadian unit Zenon, which it acquired in 2006, to the Hungarian city of Oroszlány.


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Flood Protection Developments along River Dráva from EU Funding

The assistance contract of the project bearing the title "Drávaszabolcs-Kémes Flood Area" was signed on 22 March.


Green Revolution in the Construction-Industry

Masterplast, one of the biggest construction material industrial producer and distributor announced its five-year strategic plan, whereby it increases frontage thermo-insulation from its current 40 pct to 48 pct within its full product range.


TiSUN Installs 1,500 Sqm of Solar Panels on Hungary's Biggest Housing Estate

Austria's TiSUN said it had completed the installation of 1,500 square meters of solar panels in a refurbishment of Hungary's biggest housing block.


Greenergy Inaugurates HUF 375 Million Biomass-Fuelled Co-Generation Power Plant in Baja

The Greenergy group inaugurated a HUF 375 million biomass-fuelled co-generation power plant in Baja (S Hungary) on December 9.


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