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Seb Egerton-Read

Seb writes daily content for Circulate across the full spectrum of the website's topics. Previously he has spent five years as a freelance writer for a number of websites and blogs. You can e-mail Seb at seb[at]circulatenews.org

BusinessNews

The world needs to re-think how it stays cool and Singapore-based company Kaer Water may have the answers as it aims to revolutionise air conditioning building management by combining a breakthrough technology with a new business model that has already been trialled successfully in other sectors, including lighting.

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Energy and Material FlowsNews

Mini wind turbines have been designed, which could be fitted to millions of UK lampposts and connected directly into the National Grid as a significant source of renewable energy.

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Energy and Material FlowsFoodNews

Get all your circular economy relevant reading and viewing in one place every weekend with Circulate on Fridays.

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Energy and Material FlowsNews

Delhi has made the headlines by placing a blanket ban on all disposable plastics. Far from being altruistic, the city’s decision has been made out of practical necessity.

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Energy and Material FlowsNews

A cellulose fibre called Refibra, created using cotton scraps and wood, has been launched by Lenzing at the Première Vision textile fair in Paris. It’s one of the first fibres of its kind produced at commercial scale using a high-volume of recycled material.

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CitiesNews

It has been predicted that new digital technologies and the “algorithm age” will usher in a new paradigm for city transport. Rather than millions of individual residents owning vehicles, on-demand, electric, versatile – possibly autonomous – mobility services will facilitate the full spectrum of travel needs, all while being cheaper,

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BusinessEnergy and Material FlowsNews

Our first Circulate on Fridays for February highlights a new film via The Economist, a completely new way of thinking about home improvement stores originating in Texas and so much more.

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Energy and Material FlowsNews

While there are various education and business structures that aim to foster effective innovation and new technologies, there are fewer and less well-understood mechanisms for system-level change.

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CitiesNews

The new Solaire development constructed in Lower Manhatten is trying a novel new method, offering a fleet of BMWs, including four of the manufacturer’s latest electric vehicle – the i3 – as part of the deal.

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Energy and Material FlowsNews

Bioplastics production is expected to grow by over 50% within five years. This is despite the current low oil prices, according to a market data update report published at the end of last year at the 11th European Bioplastics Conference in Berlin. Continued growth in the bioplastics sector represents another

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