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Trunkrs: faster, greener, friendlier

“The thing about ecommerce is that, even if you live in a small village, the internet offers everything at your fingertips. It’s awesome,” says Jan Wijn, CEO of Trunkrs, a logistics company based in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands, that is out to improve the delivery...

General Fusion establishes U.S. headquarters in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

General Fusion creating up to 50 U.S. jobs to quicken its pace of fusion commercialization  VANCOUVER, Canada (10 November 2021): Today, General Fusion announced its new United States base of operations in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, as the company advances plans for a...

Optiswiss and Luxexcel announce cooperation for 3D printed smart eyewear

Basel, Switzerland and Eindhoven, The Netherlands – September 8th, 2021 – Optiswiss, the leading Swiss lens manufacturer with distribution throughout Europe, has partnered with Luxexcel to bring commercial 3D printed lenses to market for use in regular eyewear and...

Hardware Is Not Enough to Enable the Energy System Transition

Observations from a VC investor focused on the European energy sector By Julia Padberg, Principal, SET Ventures "The biggest challenge of the energy system transition lies in the orchestration, integration, and management of enormous volumes of decentralized and...

DKV acquires SET Ventures portfolio company GreenFlux

European mobility service provider DKV acquires GreenFlux, the leading European software platform provider for electric vehicle (EV) charging. This represents a further step in DKV’s efforts to support fleet drivers and their organisations as they switch to lower-carbon transport and provides strong synergies with DKV’s existing mobility support applications. This acquisition marks DKV’s further expansion into the fast-growing e-mobility charging market and will provide critical competencies, helping DKV to further scale their overall EV charging offer across Europe.

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