Talking about Venezuela is tantamount of talking about oil. This country, almost twice the size of Spain, has the largest amount of (heavy) crude oil reserves in the world, which grew strongly since 2011. It may be unfair and/or paradoxical that all this underground wealth is present at the worst time for the country, which is [...]
Since the beginning of the industrial era, the consumption of energy derived from fossil fuels (coal, oil and natural gas) has been constantly increasing. Society as we know it until now, is based on these sources of energy, and we have founded our economy on them, but the burning of these fossil fuels is responsible for [...]
In this infographic we analyze the electricity price for Spain, in the week of June the 26th, along with many other factors and agents that drive the price. The infographic is for now only available in Spanish.
We all remember the media hype of COP21, the agreement on climate change that took place in Paris in 2015, had. My question is who knows about the "Winter Package" approved on November 30 by the European commission? A package containing eight legislative proposals under the heading "Clean Energy Packaging" (known as C.E.P.), with the intention [...]
This event will take place on May the 16th at the Fairmont Hotel in Barcelona (20:00 in the evening). In it, Ms. Fuencisla Clemares (General Director at Google Spain and Portugal) will talk about the effects of technological changes on Business Environment. Other topics will be addressed in detail, such as: On-Demand Economy, Connectivity and The [...]
Magnus speech (By Felipe Gracia (CEO) and Alejandro de Roca (Operations Director) at the conference of the Colombian National Association of Businessmen , in February 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7qBAerG2no
Magnus Commodities participated in this contest with a project named "CONTINUOUS UNIVERSAL ENERGY DATABASE" that applies Blockchain Technology to the Energy world. This April, we were communicated by Endesa that our project had been selected as a Finalist in the Block "Chain Lab" and that in the upcoming weeks they will advance in the selection process. [...]
Since early s.XIX humanity has faced continuous paradigm changes through the so-called "industrial" revolutions. Changes that are less time-spaced and less durable. A reality that threatens the traditional businesses by the continuous technological advances. At the end of the s.XVIII the first industrial revolution mechanized the manufacture. The second industrial revolution, also known as technological revolution, [...]
Magnus Commodities was present during the exclusive lunch with François Nuyts (in the center of the picture), President & Managing Director at Amazon in Spain and Italy. In the event, François Nuyts reviewed Amazon's current situation, not only European-wise but globally as well, with the application of new technologies such as Drones or the implementation of [...]
Clean Energy for all Europeans: Will 2017 be the year of delivery for the EU’s Energy Union Project?
On November 30th 2016 the European Commission presented its plan for the next steps in the Energy Union, to speed up the clean energy transition and boost growth and job creation in the EU. The plan embraces the European energy strategy for the 2021-2030 horizon and it was named “Clean Energy for all Europeans”. The proposal [...]