How Bayer wants to become carbon neutral in 2030How Bayer wants to become carbon neutral in 2030

The German agrochemical giant: Bayer set itself until 2030 to become carbon neutral. To achieve this objective, Bayer undertakes to switch to 100% renewable electricity and to offset its emissions by capturing carbon. Achieving carbon neutrality by 2030 is the goal set by the German pharmaceutical and chemical group Bayer. In a statement following statements by Werner Baumann, chairman […]


Anglo American to Acquire Sirius Minerals and Potash Mine in the UKAnglo American to Acquire Sirius Minerals and Potash Mine in the UK

Anglo American has made an offer to acquire the British company Sirius Minerals, which has started construction of a potash mine in the United Kingdom on the largest estimated polyhalite deposit in the world. The British mining giant Anglo American made a takeover offer on Wednesday, January 8, on the shares of its compatriot Sirius […]


Soufflet’s move upmarket is paying offSoufflet’s move upmarket is paying off

Soufflet, Europe’s leading cereal collector, posted a turnover of 4.866 billion euros for 2018 / 2019. Sales driven by both the high cereal prices over the period and by the strategy of upgrading of the Nogent sur Seine group. The gamble to move upmarket seems to pay off for Soufflet. With a turnover of 4.866 billion euros for […]


In the Meuse, massive dairy investmentsIn the Meuse, massive dairy investments

The 200 million euros injected over the past five years by dairy processing manufacturers are boosting the sector in the Meuse. The black of the brand new industrial platform inaugurated more than a year ago in Cousances-lès-Triconville (Meuse), near the old cheese dairy, stands out against the green landscape of the South Meuse countryside. The 10 […]


Sausage car looking for driver to cross the United StatesSausage car looking for driver to cross the United States

This may be the unsuspected dream of many of us: driving a hot dog car. The American company Oscar Mayer is looking for jovial drivers for its advertising vehicle. What student hasn’t dreamed of? A road trip in the United States, cross “small-town America” and cut the fat with the locals… It is more or less the […]


The one who will dethrone Monsanto from its number one position in agrochemicals is…The one who will dethrone Monsanto from its number one position in agrochemicals is…

According to our colleagues at Info Chimie, Syngenta could become the world’s leading agro-chemist thanks to the contribution of assets from the Chinese groups ChemChina and Sinocheml. The Swiss giant would overthrow Monsanto. After a year 2019 marked by the multiplication of trials and the fall in the share price , the year 2020 does not start under better auspices […]


Navtis group invests 2 million euros in Saint-NazaireNavtis group invests 2 million euros in Saint-Nazaire

The Navtis group, which specializes in shipbuilding and repair, but also industry, is investing in a new 2,500 m² factory in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique). Its work will be completed in June 2020. The Navtis group, whose head office is located in Brest (Finistère), has started construction work on a factory in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique).


China to open oil exploration to foreign companies for the first timeChina to open oil exploration to foreign companies for the first time

Foreign companies will be able to explore and exploit oil and gas resources in China. It is the first time that the country has opened up this industry to the international market. The China will allow foreign companies to explore and exploit oil and gas resources on its territory, are we learned Thursday, January 9. It is the first […]


Off Suriname, Total and Apache have made a major discovery on a deposit they are exploringOff Suriname, Total and Apache have made a major discovery on a deposit they are exploring

Total and Apache have made a major discovery in terms of the deposit they are exploring off Suriname. It would be a geological model of 73 meters of oil reserves and 50 meters of light oil and gas condensate. Apache and Total announced Tuesday, January 7, a major discovery off Suriname where their joint venture is […]


Elisabeth Borne expects more from EDF’s nuclear rescue plan ExcelElisabeth Borne expects more from EDF’s nuclear rescue plan Excel

Heard on January 8 by the Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development Commissions of the National Assembly, the Minister of Ecological Transition Elisabeth Borne did nothing but confirm that it is not this government that would decide on the new nuclear power. It also pointed out shortcomings in certain EDF projects. It is not this government that […]


Clap end for the coal plant in Le Havre on April 1, 2021Clap end for the coal plant in Le Havre on April 1, 2021

The government plans to close the Le Havre coal-fired power plant for April 1, 2021. On Monday January 13, 2020, Secretary of State Emmanuelle Wargon will go on site to sign a territorial pact for ecological transition in view of this closure. Employees should be supported in their retraining. The EDF coal plant in Le Havre […]