More efforts needed to reduce the environmental impact of the medical device industry

More efforts needed to reduce the environmental impact of the medical device industry The healthcare sector is a large contributor of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, both directly and indirectly through purchased goods and services.…


the global goals

Sustainability targets: How the biotechnology industry is going forward

Sustainability targets: How the biotechnology industry is going forward The biotechnology industry is particularly focused on improving the quality of life and creating value for society. The industry’s breakthrough innovations are the…


Sustainable power supply – Airborne wind energy

Sustainable power supply – Airborne wind energy SkySailsPower Offshore 2 - Sourtesy of the SkySails Group, https://skysails-power.com/Airborne wind energy systems can generate more electricity than conventional wind power plants…


Our creative minds in the field of sustainability

Our creative minds in the field of sustainability Sustainability has emerged as important theme in our recent projects. We at SVP believe that for future, businesses need to formulate their strategies based on sustainability commitments of the…


Does chemistry have to reinvent itself in the energy crisis?

Does chemistry have to reinvent itself in the energy crisis? The German chemical industry faced a number of challenges in the first half of 2022: High freight costs, long delivery times and bottlenecks in raw materials affected the business…


Energy supply and price development – influences and effects

Energy supply and price development – influences and effects The „German Angst“ is sweeping Germany and Europe. German consumers in particular are rushing into electricity-based heating devices such as infrared heaters, radiators…


Automobile manufacturers vs. suppliers - passing on the price increase causes conflicts

Automobile manufacturers vs. suppliers

Automobile manufacturers vs. suppliers – passing on the price increase causes conflicts The general conditions for the automotive industry have deteriorated further since the beginning of the year. The industry continues to be affected by…


Significant inflation surge in metal and mining industry

Inflation surged, reaching multi-decade highs in mining and metal industry Why do increasing energy prices affect these industries? Supply chains are under extreme pressure due to the Russia-Ukraine conflict, booming post-pandemic demand, boosted…


Renewable energies for heating and cooling

Renewable energies for heating and cooling The gas supply situation is becoming increasingly serious: Russia is reducing or cutting off gas supplies, a fire at the Texas LNG plant in Freeport has caused a week-long outage and Pakistan’s…


The key threats for global pharma industry

The key threats to the global pharma industry (Inflation, energy shortages, geopolitical crises and supply chain dependency, especially on Asian API’s) In the Conference Board C-Suite Outlook 2022, more than half of CEOs worldwide (55…