Giving plastic waste a new life – EIT and Climate KIC

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Giving plastic waste a new life People all over the world are throwing out large quantities of plastic each year, representing a huge sustainability issue. Over the past year, the Swedish green tech company has been working closely with EIT Climate-KIC and the City of Copenhagen to carry out...
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Skräp blir bränsle på sex minuter – Swedish Press

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Skräp blir bränsle på sex minuter – vill bygga storskaligt Enligt svenska Swestep kan deras process omvandla all typ av organiskt avfall och plast till förnybara oljor, bränslen och gröna kemiska råvaror. Nu vill de bygga storskaliga anläggningar. Svenska Swestep säger sig erbjuda produktionsanläggningar för storskalig produktion av grön...
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Nyheter fra Europabanken Norway – Fra søppel til verdi

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Fra søppel til verdi Det svenske cleantech-selskapet SWESTEP tar sikte på å løse plastutfordringene ved å konvertere plastavfall om til bærekraftig olje og nye plastvarer. SWESTEP har de siste årene samarbeidet tett med København kommune og Climate-KIC for å gjennomføre en mulighetsstudie om konverteringen av plastavfall til bærekraftig olje....
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Pollution kills at least 9 million people every year

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Wasted Health: Pollution is Killing Millions Two years after ISWA’s Report “Wasted Health: The tragic case of dumpsites” that described the linkages between the world’s dumpsites and human health, a new landmark report that was published recently by the Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health reveals that pollution kills...
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Europe spend billions a year on fossil fuel subsidies

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European countries spend billions a year on fossil fuel subsidies, survey shows Governments of 11 European nations are providing subsidies totalling more than £80bn a year to fossil fuel industries, green campaigners have claimed. Transport fuels account for the lion’s share of the support to fossil fuels. Many of the...
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Coal subsides undermine the green energy transition

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€6.3 billion in coal subsides undermine innovation needed for energy transition Ten countries, responsible for 84 per cent of EU energy emissions hand over at least €6.3 billion in subsidies to coal every year, despite repeated promises to phase-out the fuel and transition to clean energy, finds UK thinktank Overseas...
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