Jun 12, 2018 |
Tailor Konfektion is a clothing company that makes use of recycled plastics. The polyester, retrieved from PET bottles, saves 60 percent of the energy and 30 percent of the emissions compared to virgin material - with 6 percent of the water use.Read More
May 15, 2018 |
How much value is preserved in the economy when materials have been used for one cycle? In Sweden today, far less than could be the case, according to a new study; the potential value of circular material flows is enormous.Read More
Dec 19, 2017 |
When plastics are recycled chemically instead of mechanically, the material becomes truly circular. A unique concept for a plastics recycling refinery has been developed in Stenungsund. With the proper investments, it might be a new Swedish export solution in the making.Read More
Nov 28, 2017 |
Energy Opticon's new software tool helps energy producers optimize the temperature and operation of district heating networks. The result is economical savings, reduced wear and environmental advantage.Read More
Oct 10, 2017 |
TRINE wants to end energy poverty. The company's digital platform funnels micro investments to local energy entrepreneurs, funding economically viable off-grid solar energy projects in rural regions of developing countries.Read More
Sep 19, 2017 |
Plastic waste is one of the great environmental concerns in a global perspective. In Sweden, plastic carrier bags are thin and strong, and often find reuse before being recycled. More and more products are made from recycled material and bioplastics.Read More
Sep 12, 2017 |
The forest industry is efficient at transforming forest biomass to paper - but the manufacturing consumes a lot of electricity. A joint research project between business and academy aims to optimize processes and cut energy consumtion in half.Read More
The Swedish project Advantage Environment provides information about existing and future products designed to reduce environmental impacts.
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offers risk capital, expertise and establishment support for investment in new growth markets in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe (non-EU).
is a website based on cooperation between government and industry and stakeholder associations, as well as regional environmental technology actors.
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Export of sustainable urban development, energy and environmental technology