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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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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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Has European innovation dried up? Back in 2010, the EU set itself a target for 3% of GDP to be invested in R&D by 2020. According to the latest update, the European economy has some way to go: investment hovers at around the 2% mark. Could the circular economy offer

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One of Europe’s largest international e-commerce retailers, German-based OTTO Group, unveiled a new aspect of its business over the Christmas period, now providing an option where customers can rent a range of products online. Introduced on an experimental basis initially, the rental model has started with a select, but broad

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enault has partnered with OSVehicle to create POM, a new electric vehicle (EV), open source and available for customisation by start-ups, independent labs, private customers and researchers.

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There is more than $7000 worth of unused stuff sitting in your house, according to Stuffstr and its founder John Atcheson, a sum that likely increased for many people during the holiday period. It’s a statistic that really strikes home on the scale of the opportunity (and the challenge) facing

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The British Standards Institute has released the draft of a guide for businesses on implementing the circular economy – the first of its type in the world.

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The search giant predicts it will achieve 100% renewables in 2017, and has shared the story in a new white paper.

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The European Environmental Bureau (EEB) has commissioned Eunomia to explore the potential of integrating circular economy principles into Europe’s furniture sector.

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The banking group’s London Hub hosted startups pitching on everything from open source vehicle platforms to edible packaging and blockchain-powered supply chains as investors and business leaders convened for the first circular economy startup event.

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