Monthly Archives: September 2008

Launching the green baby

This time everything was different. With the coach of the year 2008 nomination and record sales in Germany behind us and the hybrid launch in front of us, the Volvo team arrived full of confidence. Last IAA, a lot of … Continue reading

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International visit

Last Friday we were visited by a group of international delegates from all over the world. The visit was arranged by the Swedish metrological institute and was a part of a training programme for planning of future society and transports. … Continue reading

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New way-s-election!

Last week Gothenburg promote sustainable mobility. It goes under the name “Nya Vägval”, wich in Swedish has a double meaning similar to the title above. The objective is to get car users trying new transport alternatives; going with a colleague, … Continue reading

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Me as a gift to the former Prime Minister

I never pictured myself as a gift. Even if my contribution certainly was not the centre of the show, still I became a part of the celebration of former Prime Minister of Sweden, Göran Persson, given by the Social democratic … Continue reading

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Excellent hybrid buses in Montreal

I went directly from Ireland to visit our Nova bus colleagues in Montreal or, to be accurate, in St. Eustache. The morning jogging went up the Mont Royal, named by Jacques Cartier the 2nd of October 1535 as he was … Continue reading

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Belfast, Controlling Emissions

The 5th International Conference on Environmental Catalysis (5th ICEC) is being held in Belfast, Ireland. I got the honour to give a plenary lecture to give an introduction of the automotive section. In the research community a great deal of … Continue reading

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