Recalling the Tremor Festival

Luís Banrezes, António Pedro, Ben Derico, João Vasconcelos and Diogo Sousa met up online, a year later, to discuss the impact of the 6th edition of the Tremor Festival and the award-winning documentary on the behind the scenes of the event.

20 years of racing

What began as “having a little fun” has turned out to be a major success story. The Portuguese racing driver Armindo Araújo is celebrating the 20th year of his career and intends to take on the next National Rally Championship with a personal sporting project

“We're running out of time”

The challenge of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050 is just one part of a series of battles we must not stop fighting. Richard Lagrand, head of innovation at UP – Upcoming Energies, believes we have no time to lose and that the key to meeting these goals lies in innovation.

An innovation factory overlooking the Tagus

Headquartered at LACS, in Lisbon, UP - Upcoming Energies is dedicated to finding solutions to accelerate energy transition, mobility, digital transformation and the circular economy

The Truck of Hope returns to the Algarve

In the wake of the first expedition, the Truck of Hope is back with a reinforced team on a new mission to screen and raise awareness on the new coronavirus totally dedicated to the Algarve region. Get to know the key players in the first phase of the project in the summary video

“Being able to count on the help of companies has been great”

João Gouveia, the coordinator of the National Response of Intensive Care Medicine to Covid-19, acknowledges that the corporate support provided to the health sector in Portugal has been essential in enabling the institutions dealing with the pandemic on a daily basis to perform smoothly

Sailing in solar mode

A number of companies in our country are already running trips on boats powered by solar energy. An innovative initiative that, due to its eco-friendly features, is attracting more and more customers

Make way for the Truck of Hope

The Truck of Hope, a joint initiative created by Galp, TVI and Rádio Comercial geared to conducting Covid-19 tests in some of the areas with the greatest mobility-related difficulties in the country, is on the road, thereby helping those most in need

Five films for us to rethink our role on the planet

Now the world has been brought to a standstill due to social isolation, this is a good time to reflect on what we can and can't do for the planet. Five films to watch at home and react to, chosen by film critic Rui Pedro Tendinha

“We shall reach a safe harbour together”

Rute Gonçalves sends Galp employees a motivational video message from Colombia during a break in her trip around the world

Smart mobility: the future begins now

The 4th edition of the Smart Mobility Forum, promoted by Nissan and held in Lisbon, brought together Portuguese and international experts from the fields of mobility and sustainability

Flow opens new offices with an eye on the global market

Flow has opened their new offices at the Galp refinery in Leça da Palmeira. The mobility of the future has a new home at which to prepare for the market on a global scale

“Change can't be stopped”

The world of energy is changing and will continue to do so at an increasingly rapid rate. Energy transition and decarbonisation are present-day realities geared to ensuring energy needs are met in a sustainable manner in the future

Energy Bootcamp award making dreams come true

The ATEC Training Academy has opened the Galp Foundation Laboratory. This was the culmination of a process that started eight months ago, at Energy Bootcamp 2019, and which has enabled the implementation of the award-winning energy efficiency project

Electric vehicles under analysis

Energiser accompanied the team from the magazine Exame Informática on a test conducted on an electric car to find out exactly what parameters are analysed, the main doubts in the mind of drivers and what to expect from these cars in the future

Innovation platform supports energy transition

Galp has opened its doors to the ecosystem with a view to seeking out opportunities for the co-creation of value in a collaborative manner and then to share them with its partners. UP - Upcoming Energies will be a 'factory' of innovation

The great crossing

The first report on the life of the 5 to Port on the yacht Domum comes from Cape Verde, in preparation for the next leg of the long round-the-world trip: crossing the Atlantic to the Caribbean

Land of Hope: two years of planting trees for a greener Portugal

The Land of Hope movement marked the passing of its second anniversary by planting around 12,000 trees in the Mata Nacional do Urso Nature Park in Leiria

Energiser in magazine format

Energiser is now being published in a premium, 92-page printed version. In the first edition, Carlos Gomes da Silva and Joana Carneiro talk about leadership in a magazine inspired by change

Award-winning Tremor Festival documentary

The inspiring story behind the opening spectacle of the Tremor Festival has won the M&P Communication Award in the Integrated Communication/Video category

Decarbonising mobility and the environment

WYZE Mobility is the latest shared mobility player in Lisbon. A Portuguese company geared to facilitating travel in the city by contributing to the decarbonisation of mobility and the environment

SingularityU: how to maximise human potential with technology

Could something be placed in our brain to make us smarter? Vivienne Ming, the guest on the final episode of the documentary series “Inspiring the Future – SingularityU Portugal”, believes that technology can turn us into better people

SingularityU: innovation in energy

The scientist Ramez Naam is an expert in energy and the guest on the 12th episode of “Inspiring the Future”, the documentary series produced by SingularityU Portugal and which addresses the future, technology and thinking

SingularityU: have we ever managed to block a technology?

It´s important to talk about technologies and their consequences for humanity. Manuel Tânger gives us his views on both this issue and entrepreneurism in Portugal in the 11th episode of “Inspiring the Future”.

SingularityU: How can improvisation change the world in which we live?

The answer to this question is provided by Robert Poynton, a master of improvisation and the guest on the 10th episode of the documentary programme “Inspiring the Future – SingularityU Portugal”

SingularityU: Exponential technologies and the future

Nathaniel Calhoun is the guest on the 9th episode of the documentary programme “Inspiring the Future – SingularityU Portugal”

SingularityU: can we be ruled by data?

Michell Zappa is the interviewee on the eighth programme of Inspiring the Future - SingularityU Portugal, a journey through the changes we´ll be seeing in the near future

SingularityU: technology and the soul

Divya Chander, a doctor and neuroscientist, is the guest on the seventh documentary programme Inspiring the Future - SingularityU Portugal

SingularityU: life on Earth

The Portuguese astrobiologist Zita Martins has been conducting research into the origin of life on our planet by searching for organic compounds in meteorite samples

SingularityU: 2045, odyssey on earth

David Roberts, a specialist in Artificial Intelligence, was this week’s guest of program Inspirando o Futuro - SingularityU Portugal

SingularityU: inspiring the future with a blue circular economy

A member of Singularity University and a partner of SingularityU Portugal, Robin Teigland explains how technology and innovation can contribute to a better, more Earth and people-friendly future

SingularityU: technology and human rights

Living in freedom may depend on what we are capable of inventing. Alex Gladstein, in charge of strategy at the Human Rights Foundation, was invited to participate in the third episode of the series Inspirando o Futuro – SingularityU Portugal

SingularityU: who are the students of the 21st century?

Esther Wojcicki, a teacher and journalist, was the central figure of the second episode of the documentary series Inspirando o Futuro – SingularityU Portugal

Men in space: from fiction to reality

Fifty years ago, the world surrendered to a man who made history by stepping on the moon for the first time. The Energiser remembers and honours the date, the conversation with another astronaut who marked the history of NASA, Jim Wetherbee

SingularityU: technology, future, disruption and our lives

The documentary series Inspirando o Futuro – SingularityU Portugal, broadcast on channel RTP2, is an awesome trip into our near future

Today is a good day to go around the world

With the support of her friends and a lot of emotion to the mix, Rute Gonçalves, her husband and three children set out from Cascais to fulfil a dream: a challenging circumnavigation trip that is a family adventure

New perspective

Galp's 6th Open Days GPE brought to Portugal specialists from different areas who presented their vision and knowledge about everything that involves the energy sector, showing trends and pointing out ways and solutions for a future that needs to be more sustainable