DHL Freight and Volvo Trucks team up to electrify trucks for longer distances

They will conduct pilot tests of an all-electric Volvo FH truck with gross combination weights of up to 60 tons, operating between two DHL Freight logistics terminals in Sweden, a distance of around 150km, from March

Statkraft buys majority stake in Swedish EV charging company

Bee Charging Solutions currently has more than 2,000 public charging points in Sweden, with an estimated market share of 15% – 20%

Vattenfall issues €500m green bond

It will support investments in renewable energy and related infrastructure, energy efficiency, electrification of transport and heat and industrial projects

Volvo Cars teams up with Sweden’s Gothenburg to create climate-neutral city

The manufacturer will work with the local authority to test sustainable technologies, including autonomous robotaxis

Vattenfall and Kaunis Iron team up for electrified fossil-free mining operations

They have signed a letter of intent for the collaboration, which will see the companies find business solutions to reduce the need for fossil fuels in the mining operations

Vattenfall to supply Microsoft with renewable energy 24/7 for Swedish data centres

It follows a pilot of the 24/7 solution last year, which will be used in three new Microsoft data centres to measure renewable energy consumption per hour

Second-hand IKEA store to open in Sweden

Customers will be able to buy renovated furniture from community recycling schemes

Swedish mechanical components firm SKF joins RE100 initiative

The announcement supports the company’s previous commitment to achieve carbon-neutrality across its global manufacturing operations by 2030

Vattenfall to trial wooden towers to cut emissions from wind turbine construction

The venture with the Swedish Modvion is forecast to shrink the carbon footprint of wind turbine manufacturing by at least 25%

Amazon switches on its first operational wind farm in Europe

The 91MW project in Western Sweden will support Amazon Web Services data centres in the country