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Innovation Focus – Nuclear sector and the impact of innovation

 

  According to IAEA, nuclear power makes a significant contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions worldwide while simultaneously fulfilling the increasing energy demands of a growing world population and ...

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LGI to host Car Sharing Campout

 

With car sharing becoming an ever-important aspect of city sustainability plans, LGI is hosting an innovation camp geared towards policymakers, entrepreneurs and organisations with an interest in new forms of mobility. Car ...

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The dirty truth about recycling plastics

 

12 minutes… The length of one quarter of a basketball game… the amount of time that Alexei Leonov spent on the first human spacewalk… the average time that a plastic bag gets used before being tossed. Let me repeat ...

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LGI at World Efficiency Solutions Summit: towards a low-carbon and resource-efficient economy

 

The World Efficiency Solutions creates a reliable avenue where both public and private stakeholders committed to developing a low-carbon and resource-efficient economy can link up with numerous solutions providers. It offers ...

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LGI delivers Policy Toolkit for Effective Energy Transition

 

Ever feel overwhelmed by all the changes our society needs to make in order to achieve a smooth energy transition? Want to make individual changes yourself, but just can’t seem break certain habits? You’re not alone. Nor ...

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FOR DOWNLOAD: LGI releases report on Water Reuse and Tourism

 

Water supply will be an important issue for decades to come. Increasing water consumption due to global trends such as urbanisation, demographic growth and ageing populations will lead, if not regulated, controlled or reused, ...

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LGI designs innovative business models for smart cities and communities

 

As part of the European READY project, LGI ran a co-creation workshop from 22-24 August to design new and innovative business models to make cities more sustainable. READY aims to develop and implement innovative alternatives ...

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LGI joins AGRION network

 

Last month LGI became a member of AGRION, a global business network for energy, cleantech and corporate sustainability. As such, our  Innovation Strategy Manager Eva Boo moderated a roundtable session in February on ...

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UMBRELLA online survey

 

The European Umbrella project (Business Model Innovation for High Performance Buildings Supported by Whole Life Optimisation) will develop an innovative, web-based decision-support application that will support and connect ...

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LGI at CONCERTO Conference – Energy solutions for Smart Cities and Communities

 

70% of the EU’s energy consumption takes place in cities, and 40% in building-related services The CONCERTO Initiative within the European Research Framework Programme (FP6 & FP7) aims at demonstrating energy solutions ...

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