Join the circular economy debate

(EUROPE) The circular economy will be debated in the European Parliament tomorrow. Nespresso and EU40, a network of MEPs under 40, will lead the discussions around the theme: ‘Closing the Loop: Innovation...

Tune in to EU Startup convention

(BRUSSELS) Today's inaugural EU Top 50 (EU50) Startup event taking place in the European Parliament is being live streamed. The EU50 platform is part of this year's European Innovation Summit (#9EIS). And...

Are you a millennial disruptor?

(BRUSSELS) A new European startup competition wants to hear from millennials pioneering "solutions that meet Europe’s most pressing challenges." Launched this year by Knowledge4Innovation — in cooperation...

Europe committed to circular future

(EUROPE) The European Union continues to power ahead with its plans to develop a compressive circular economy model for the continent. In March Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) backed plans for h...

EU calls for products that last longer

(EUROPE) Politicians in the European Parliament have passed a resolution calling for goods and products to be more easily repairable for reuse. This more circular approach is in line with a 2014 Eurobarom...

‘Clean energy for all’ on the agenda

European leaders are meeting today to discuss the 'Clean Energy for All Europeans' initiative - launched last year by the European Commission. The European Energy Council meeting will see energy ministers fo...