November, 2013

 

TOP-CLASS COST-EFFECTIVE BIOFUEL FROM THE DEPTHS OF RUSSIAN FORESTS

Published in Russian Business Outlook (Nov 2013) Rapidly growing lumber production in Russia brings wood waste management challenges. The already existing wood waste in Russia and its potential growth provides the best and most comfortable conditions for the production of biofuel, particularly wood pellets. In August 2013 the European Union published its annual report on biofuel, in which the European Commission remains convinced that solid biomass will play an important role in meeting renewable energy targets. According to the report, by 2020, the consumption of wood pellets in the EURead More


UNDIGITIZED RUSSIA: TABULA RASA FOR WIRELESS DOCTORS

Published in Russian Business Outlook (Nov 2013) For the first time ever, the society is able to digitize human beings. Individualized care sets up the most exciting shake-up in the history of medicine and takes a whole different form. The digital revolution brings radical changes to the health care system, but only when developed properly. IT-technologies used in medical world create miracles with new apps. You can press a button on your phone and get your blood pressure, digitized and archived in your phone and even shared with your doctor.Read More


TRANS-SIBERIAN HIGHWAY: THE GREAT CARAVANNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR EUROPEAN ENTREPRENEURS

Published in Russian Business Outlook (2013)   In 1992, a French-Swiss film director Jean-Luc Godard invested into the renovation of the Moscow Cinema City, describing his initiative as a way of paying his respect to Chekhov, Dostoyevsky, Tchaikovsky, Nuriyev, Solzhenitsyn. He has visited Russia many times, but his were not physical voyages. He visited the country in books and music. Nowadays, a new opportunity to travel across undiscovered Russia attracts both travel industry innovators from around the world and Russian tourists. Travelers today want more than an organised tour orRead More