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It is Friday again! As you are hopefully planning pleasant weekends, we bring you the latest edition of Circulate on Fridays, highlighting seven great circular economy related reads. Join us this weekend for pieces on the pros and cons of Universal Basic Income, portable solar panels, an open source self-driving

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Transitioning from petrol-fuelled cars to electric vehicles is widely predicted to happen over the course of the next 10 to 20 years. However, a new German startup called Sono Motors is already exploring technology that could take that transition one step further – the potential for a solar-powered electric vehicle

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For a significant period of time, Germany has been viewed as the world leader in terms of renewable energy, in particular with regards to solar power. However, there are signs that rapid expansion in China could see one of the world’s fastest growing economies overtake Germany in terms of energy usage.

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Last week, Hewlett Packard (HP), a US-based multinational IT company, pledged to power 100% of its stores solely using renewable energy by 2020. They join a growing list of corporations that have made reaching the goal of 100% renewables within the next decade, including many of the world’s largest business

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