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This week's innovations could help reduce food waste, make farming more efficient and store power generated using renewable arrays

Sugarcane shoes and silicon energy storage: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could help decarbonise fuel, make fashion more sustainable and boost home insulation rates

Carbon-negative fuel and coconut-based clothing: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could help create energy from waste, decarbonise aviation and reduce takeaway cup use

Potato-based 'wood' and contactless coffee cups: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could help to decarbonise shipping, house those living in slums and feed our livestock more sustainably

CO2-eating bacteria and dead-fish fuel: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could help to electrify rural homes, clean waterways and make agriculture more climate resilient

Solar-powered TVs and plastic-busting boats: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could spur sustainable change within the transport, packaging and sanitation sectors

Waterless toilets and hydrogen-powered HGVs: The best green innovations of the week

Each week, a number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change emerge. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's innovations could help to mitigate flood risks, reduce single-use plastic use and electrify transport

Potato-based plastic and easyJet's electric plane: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up five of the best.

The innovations included in this round-up could drive significant change across the construction, automotive and energy sectors

Ultra-light EVs and emission-tracking satellites: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the food, shipping and automotive sectors

BMW's closed-loop batteries and AI-powered beehives: The best innovations for Green GB Week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the fashion, aviation and agricultural sectors

Carbon-negative batteries and food waste plastics: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the packaging, waste management and fashion industries

Plastic-fighting bubbles and AI-powered bins: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Innovations in the built environment are key to making net zero the new normal

Solar window cells and 100-year heat pumps: the best innovations for World Green Building Week

To mark World Green Building Week, edie has re-focused its usual green innovations of the week series to deliver six of the best solutions to help decarbonise the built environment.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the transport, packaging and renewables sectors

Volvo's electric truck and reusable food wraps: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the transport, renewable power and recycling sectors

Golden solar 'sandwiches' and flying electric taxis: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations aimed at tackling waste challenges have emerged recently

Seaweed-based bottles and food-saving filters: The best green innovations for Zero Waste Week

To mark Zero Waste Week (3-7 September), edie has rounded up some of the ground-breaking innovations being explored by companies across the globe as the focus on waste among consumers, politicians and the business community reaches a fever pitch.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the areas of agriculture, food waste and plastics

Vertical farms and 24-hour composting: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Machine makers are leading the way to low-carbon

With regulators and markets increasingly demanding the decarbonisation of high-emitting sectors, we are on the verge of a low-carbon industrial revolution. However, to get over the line the products and services supplied to these sectors need to transform.

This week's best innovations could drive significant change across the areas of plastics, e-waste and EV charging

Biodegradeable bottles and self-healing smartphones: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Edible straws and ultra-fast EV chargers: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Biodegradable batteries and ocean-plastic shoes: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy green package

Blockchain boat fuel and compostable cups: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Solutions to urbanisation, climate change and plastics pollution all feature in this week's round up

Recycled corals reefs and flying Rolls Royce vehicles: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Bio-based cars and smart agriculture also feature in this week's round up

Low-carbon rockets and seed-shooting drones: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up five of the best.

Kinetic treadmills and fibre-based food packaging feature in this week's roundup

Kinetic power treadmills and demand response apps: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Ammonia storage plants and vertical farms: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

'Promiscuous' enzymes and fjord-cooled data centres: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations aimed at tackling dirty air have emerged

CityTrees and electric bin lorries: the best green innovations for Clean Air Day

To mark Clean Air Day (21 June), edie has rounded up some of the ground-breaking innovations being explored by companies across the globe as we look to tackle the dangers of air pollution.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Ocean plastic credit cards and solar-powered robots: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

This week’s round-up covers a variety of ideas, concepts, products and systems that could help nations and businesses accelerate sustainability commitments

Sunken data centres and 'sexy' plants: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie rounds up six of the best innovations for this week

Hydrogen dustcarts and light-up trees: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Waste-milk yarn and solar panels for televisions are just some of this week's innovations

Recycled plastic roads and clothes made from milk: The best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Juice made from 'wonky veg' and sugarcane bags make up some of this week's innovations

Closed-loop nappies and bio-microbeads: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Low-carbon cement and water-saving towels both feature on this week's roundup

Collapsible straws and air-absorbing t-shirts: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

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Plastic-eating enzymes and poo power: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Featured innovations include reusable pizza boxes and underground, automated bin systems

Intelligent highways and underground bins: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

Featured innovations include reusable glue, bio-based plastics and reef-protecting screens

Reef umbrellas and 'unforgettable' bags: the best green innovations of the week

A number of eye-catching and potentially transformational innovations have emerged that could help businesses and nations deliver on resource efficiency, low-carbon transitions and combat climate change. Here, edie rounds-up six of the best.

edie rounds up six of the best innovations for this week

Elephant dung paper and 'Farming Trees': the best green innovations of the week

From smart bins that handle recycling to sturdy paper made from elephant faeces, this week's innovation round-up covers six unique products or systems that can help deliver a low-carbon, resource-efficient world.

For this round-up edie takes a closer look at the three Shell Springboard finalists, and three innovative solutions from the Fashion for Good accelerator.

Apple-based leather and seawater greenhouses: the best green innovations of the week

This week's green innovations round-up focuses on select winners and finalists from innovation fund competitions hosted by the likes of Shell, Adidas and Kering.

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Egg white hydrogen and chewing gum coffee cups: the best green innovations of the week

From reducing chewing gum waste to increasing the performance of solar panels, the past week has showcased how innovation can impact across all areas of sustainability. edie brings them all together under one innovation round-up.

The biggest players in the automotive space jostled for the spotlight this week

Air-cleaning moss tyres to blockchain: best green innovations of the car industry

Car manufacturers continue to look to the horizon to deliver solutions that can integrate into future cities and energy systems. With a focus on the Geneva Motor Show, edie rounds-up the latest announcements making waves through the transport and energy sectors.

edie brings brand new updates on various solutions to the plastic problem, whether they be material-based, educational or awareness schemes

Plastic-free aisles and seaweed sachets: Six brand new business plans to tackle plastic waste

The war on plastic waste rages on, but this week was a bit different, with numerous companies stepping into to the spotlight to shed light on a range of solutions. edie brings them all together under one innovation round-up.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Hybrid boats and paper batteries: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that mapped the future of renewables, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Mine shaft energy storage and post-consumer packaging: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of business breakthroughs for sustainability, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Coffee cups from coffee beans and reusable rockets: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of big corporate pledges, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Mustard jet fuel and edible beer packaging: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of welcome business advances for the green economy, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Transparent solar cells and hydrogen bikes: the best green innovations of the week

In a week where the circular economy was front and centre of global discussions, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie brings you a special, CES edition of the green innovations of the week

Brain-to-vehicle technology and solar Wi-Fi: the best green innovations at CES 2018

Around 185,000 people descended into Las Vegas last week to check out the latest gadgets and tech innovations on show at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). edie has selected some of the best displays that could have the biggest sustainability impacts.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Food waste Tinder and 3D plastic décor: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that set out the next 25 years of the UK's environmental legislation, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

While keeping one eye on the present, edie has scanned the horizons to identify six broad innovation areas that could be set to ignite in 2018

Horizon scanning: Six innovations set to shake-up sustainability in 2018

Following a year of steady progress for the green economy, edie scans the horizons to highlight six key areas where innovation could make big strides in 2018.

Which of these innovations would you be most excited to see scaled up? Select your favourite by clicking the 'Vote' button in the list below

The best green innovations of 2017: VOTE for your favourite

From flying taxis and autonomous trains to origami clothing and insect burgers, edie rounds up 10 of the best green innovations of 2017 - but which is your favourite?

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Whiskey fuel and desert crops: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of monumental announcements at the One Planet summit in Paris, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

The onus is now on businesses to continue to innovate and to work collaboratively to solve the plastics problem

Edible packaging and ocean-plastic shoes: Six of the best innovations to solve the plastics problem

Following this week's inspiring webinar on how businesses are helping to solve the plastics problem, edie has rounded up some of the ground-breaking innovations being explored by companies across the globe as we look to tackle the perils of plastic pollution, once and for all.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Biological houses and closed-loop plastic cups: the best green innovations of the week

In a week dominated by the UK Autumn Budget, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could help lower the costs of the green economy transition.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Electric Lamborghinis and carbon-neutral eggs: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of eye-opening reports for the green economy, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Uber's flying taxis and offshore robot repairs: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of climate negotiations at Bonn, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Climate visas and smart trains: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of COP23 preparations and global reports, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Frugal Cartons and wooden wind turbines: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of warnings for the UK green economy, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Litter-picking crows and solar farms in a box: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of innovative announcements for the UK green economy, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape the future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Crab-shell 'plastics' and Seabins: the best green innovations of the week

In a week where the UK set out its policies to meet future carbon budgets, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could emerge to help the ambition.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Off-grid recycling plants and energy from tears: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of bold business pledges, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could shape corporate sustainability in the future.

edie has once again put the innovations into this neat and tidy little green package

Smart bins and grow-your-own lamps: the best green innovations for Recycle Week

To mark Recycling week, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous and zero-waste future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Terracotta air conditioning and farming in Antarctica: the best green innovations of the week

As Climate Week draws to a close, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Bloodstream energy and building 'Fitbits': the best green innovations of the week

In a week of sustainability hits and misses for the private sector, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Origami apparel and insect-inspired solar: the best green innovations of the week

In a breakthrough week for the manufacturing sectors, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

DIY Powerwalls and power plant houses: the best green innovations of the week

As a flood of warnings arrive during World Water Week, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Insect burgers and energy storage trains: the best green innovations of the week

In an electrifying week for the transport sector, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Electric highways and tiny Tesla houses: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of warnings for the UK's green economy, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Saliva batteries and biodegradable cars: the best green innovations of the week

Capping off a week of firsts for the global climate agenda, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could help to accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Carbon protein powder and toilet roll bike lanes: the best green innovations of the week

In a week where humanity used up its entire annual budget of planetary resources, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could accelerate the global shift towards a prosperous low-carbon future.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Climate-proof wine and energy-harvesting bracelets: the best green innovations of the week

In a huge week for the UK Government's industrial legacy, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could shift the globe towards a prosperous low-carbon transition.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Geothermal England and solar trains: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that highlighted alarming environmental trends, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could shift the globe towards a prosperous low-carbon transition.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Robotic housebuilders and eco-underwear: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that highlighted the leaders and laggards of the low-carbon transition, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could enable businesses to move up the scale on corporate ambition.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Panda solar farms and self-charging cars: the best green innovations of the week

In a week of reflection on numerous corporate sustainability reports, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could enable businesses to hit ambitious new corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Electric lakes and solar paint: The best green innovations of the week

In a week that saw numerous companies update sustainability agendas, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon technologies and innovations that could enable businesses to hit ambitious new corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals.

edie has pulled the best air quality innovations into this neat and tidy little green package

Vertical forests and air-filtering scarfs: Six of the best air quality innovations

To mark the first ever UK National Clean Air Day (15 June), edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could alleviate rising air pollution levels and improve public health as part of a special edition of the green innovations of the week.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Bug-wing turbines and solar city trees: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that will define the next five years of green policy in the UK, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could emerge in that timeframe.

edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Algae footwear and glacier irrigation: The best green innovations of the week

In a week where political hesitation outshone business ambitions, edie rounds up the low-carbon and resource-efficient innovations that could help push corporate ambitions further.

This week's innovations provide potential breakthroughs in the war on waste, and ways to decarbonise the energy systems

Plastic-eating worms and printed solar: The best green innovations of the week

In a week where the UK's major political parties outlined their visions for future Britain, edie rounds up the low-carbon innovations that could play a prominent role to assist the decarbonisation transition globally.

edie has pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Agrihoods and camouflage solar: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that highlighted the divide between political and private sector sustainability commitments, edie rounds up the low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could drive business agendas in the future.

edie has pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Professor Trash Wheel & wet steam energy: The best green innovations of the week

In a week that saw the private sector strengthen its resource and ethics commitments, edie rounds up the low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could drive business agendas in the future.

Megatrends: The game-changers that are shaping the future of sustainable business

What will the world look like in five, 10, 50, or 500 years' time? It's a question that ultimately underpins the raison d'etre of corporate sustainability. But a definitive answer can be incredibly difficult, and in some instances impossible, to be sure of.

edie has once again pulled together the best innovations that could drive the global low-carbon transition into this neat and tidy little green package

Urine batteries and impossible food: the best green innovations of the week

In a week where businesses ramped-up resource efficiency methods, edie rounds up some of the latest and greatest green innovations that could strengthen and already solid business case for low-carbon technology.

edie has pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Diamond batteries and bendy solar windows: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that the US political landscape looks set to shift dramatically, edie rounds up the low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could offer hope in this critical year for sustainability development.

Britain alone disposes of around 350,000 tonnes of medium-density fibreboard every year

Could this MDF recycling innovation solve a circular economy conundrum for retailers?

A breakthrough technology that recycles medium-density fibreboard (MDF) can deliver a commercially-viable process to recover wood fibre from the material, according to the solution's creator.

Fuel-cell vehicles can run up to five times longer than the all-EV counterparts, but the technlogy has struggled to leave an impression among consumers due to cost factors

Fuel for thought: Will 2017 be the year of the zero-emission fuel-cell vehicle?

Low-carbon energy and sustainable transport are becoming evermore intertwined as new green technologies emerge and become more affordable to the masses. But as the sectors move ahead with innovative battery and electrification plans, they could be missing out on a growing fuel cell market, writes Matt Mace.

edie has pulled the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Solar implants and seed-planting bullets: the best green innovations of the week

With the early months of 2017 set to act as a period of uncertainty on a global political scale, edie rounds up the low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could offer hope in a critical year for sustainability development.

Upside Energy’s ground-breaking virtual energy store was crowned the winner of edie's Innovation Zone Competition at the 2016 edie Live exhibition in Birmingham

Artificial Intelligence to drive new UK demand response initiative

Innovative energy start-up Upside Energy has joined forces with a leading specialist university in a demand response project that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to reduce the UK's reliance on reserve capacity provided by traditional power stations.

CES highlighted innovative concepts that can combat rising air pollution, increased levels of food waste and spiralling emissions

Air filtering scarfs and AI cars: The best green innovations of CES 2017

As the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas closes its doors for the year, edie rounds-up the green innovations that could thrive in a low-carbon economy.

With 2016 winding down to a close, edie has pulled-out some of the standout innovations that we have featured in the past

Car-eating buses and volcanic carbon capture: the best green innovations of 2016

As the sun sets on a tumultuous 2016, edie looks back through the archives to pick out some of the low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could deliver substantial climate action in 2017.

Are car sharing clubs the future of low-carbon transport in the UK? And which green innovations will take off in 2017?

The Sustainable Business Covered podcast: Episode 16 - Sharing cars and driving green innovation

The countdown to Christmas has begun, and this week edie brings you a cracker of a podcast episode, featuring exclusive interviews with car sharing service Zipcar, advisory firm the Carbon Trust and green innovation group Climate-KIC.

edie has once again pulled together the best innovations that could drive the global low-carbon, resource efficient transition into this neat and tidy little green package

Morphing plane wings and glowing tadpoles: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that saw the US vote for a climate denier as its president-elect, edie rounds up some of the latest and greatest green innovations that could help drive climate action during Trump's reign.

edie has once again pulled together the best innovations that could drive the global low-carbon, resource efficient transition into this neat and tidy little green package

Energy from the dead and chameleon solar panels: The best green innovations of the week

With the United Nations (UN) claiming that the Paris Agreement is unlikely to mitigate serious climate change, edie rounds up some of the latest and greatest green innovations that could help drive climate action.

edie has once again pulled together the best innovations that could drive the global low-carbon, resource efficient transition into this neat and tidy little green package

Spinning solar panels and water-harvesting sails: The best green innovations of the week

In a week where climate mitigation subsided in favour of economic growth, edie rounds up some of the latest and greatest green innovations that could strengthen and already solid business case for low-carbon technology.

Prototyping expert Tom Chi was among the mentors of the inaugural UK Unreasonable Impact programme, which provided eco-entrepreneurs with resources and mentorship to scale-up. Photo: @UnreasonImpact/Twitter

Barclays supports 'disruptors of tomorrow' with green innovation scale-up scheme

Hydrogen vehicle pioneer Riversimple, London's first subterranean farming concept Growing Underground and tree-planting drone developer BioCarbon Engineering are among 10 British green business start-ups that look set to undergo a period of intensive scale-up after taking part in a new accelerator scheme launched by Barclays Bank.

edie pulls together the best innovation stories of the week into this neat and tidy little green package

Livestock simulators and typhoon turbines: the best green innovations of the week

In a week where the Paris Agreement became official, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could thrive in a post-Paris world.

edie has rounded-up some exemplary examples of companies embracing the green building concept, and placing it at the heart of headquarters and facilities alike

Leading by design: 7 of the world's most eye-catching green building innovations

Ahead of edie's special 'green buildings month' of editorial content, we round up the latest green innovations and low-carbon technologies being deployed on buildings by companies across the world in an effort to drive energy efficiency and engage with employees on sustainability.

With major strides in place to ratify and reach historic targets, edie has pulled the best innovation stories of the week

Waste-eating sharks and body heat harvesters: the best green innovations of the week

As Climate Week 2016 in New York City draws to a close, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could thrive in a Post-Paris Agreement world.

The 55,000 tonne ship will have 10 retractable solar panelled sails and retractable wind generators to produce renewable energy, which is used to power a hybrid propulsion engine

Is this the most sustainable ship in the world?

As the International Maritime Organisation struggles to stay afloat amidst a barrage of calls to establish a global shipping initiative, a new 10-mast cruise liner that harnesses solar and wind power may just have set the benchmark for the sector.

As politicians attempt to align national ambitions with the increasing green business willingness of the private sector, edie has rounded up the best low-carbon innovation stories of the week

Solar trains to Mars and oyster-breeding toilets: the best green innovations of the week

In a historic week that has seen the world's two largest emitters officially ratify the Paris Agreement, edie rounds up the latest low-carbon, resource efficient technologies and innovations that could drive the word to a 2C pathway.

With future green policies and innovation funding opportunities now secured, edie has once again pulled the best innovation stories into this little green package

Dissolvable batteries and the world's smallest hydro station: the best green innovations of the week

In a week that saw two landmark sustainability initiatives secured in the UK and the US, edie rounds up some of the latest and greatest green innovations that could also benefit from support by Government-backed funding schemes.


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