Raw materials for all segments

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At the UTECH Europe 2015 in April, BASF has shown a broad range of new polyurethane systems.

Historic round-the-world flight

Historic round-the-world flight

First round-the-world flight in a plane powered only by energy from the sun.

Nissan glows in the dark

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Car manufacturer Nissan partners with inventor Hamish Scott to create paint that uses UV energy absorbed during daylight to glow at night.

World-record electric motor for aircraft

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Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kg, delivers a continuous output of about 260 kW.

Resurrected batteries to stabilize power grid

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A project involving three partners is connecting old batteries in Hamburg to form a large-scale storage system to keep the power grid stable.

Environmentally friendly flame protection

Environmentally friendly flame protection

Empa has developed an environmentally friendly, quickly applied coating for aircraft furniture.

Linde launches retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S.

Linde launches retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S.

The North American subsidiary of the Linde Group, Linde LLC, has put its first retail hydrogen fueling station in the U.S. into operation.

Electric car with aluminum-air battery can go the distance

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Alcoa and Phinergy build a demo car powered by a aluminum-air battery that can greatly extend travel range.

“Horizontal Strip Casting of Steel” joint project wins German President’s Award

(f.l.t.r.) Prof. Karl-Heinz Spitzer, Ulrich Grethe,  Burkhard Dahmen

Project partners Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, SMS Siemag AG, and the Technical University of Clausthal presented with award in Berlin.

Compact nuclear fusion reactor

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US engineering company Lockheed Martin has reported that it has developed a new design for a fusion reactor that could be in use in a decade.