Environment

Experts interviews

Political guidelines essential for eco-innovation development
18/07/2008
Politicians must establish clear operating rules and ensure economic technology transfer for the benefits of eco-innovation to be shared worldwide according to Jean-Claude Steffens of SUEZ. Jean-Claude Steffens is Senior Vice-President for Environment & Innovation at SUEZ,a global energy...
28/07/2008
Following her participation in the second Eco-Innovation forum on “Markets for Sustainable Construction”, Mrs. Livia Tirone speaks to us about sustainable construction, eco-design and relevant legislation. Mrs. Tirone, you participated in the...
01/08/2008
Jukka Noponen is the Executive Director of the Environmental programme for Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund. He explains what makes Finland's financing scheme so successful. Could you summarize the objectives Sitra innovation fund and...
01/08/2008
Kirsi Sormunen, Vice President & Head of Environmental activities, describes Nokia's sustainable development objectives and achievements. In June 2007, Nokia regained the top ranking in the Greenpeace Electronics Guide. This ranking takes into account both the chemical content of products and...
01/08/2008
From an idea to a trade product ready for marketing - plant dyes for the textile industry. A project supported by the Austrian "Factory of Tomorrow" programme. Christian Pladerer, project leader of TRADEMARK Color&Cloth, explains the principle of the project: to create all the prerequisites...
01/08/2008
Karen Thake, Marketing Manager of London Recycling Ltd, describes the motivation behind a successful and innovative waste management company. London Recycling Ltd: a cutting edge waste management company Can you please describe your company...
01/08/2008
Michel Leuthy, Executive Director of Novamex, tells us about the key to success of this company of eco-labelled products. Novamex: an eco-labelled success Can you please describe your company in a few words? Novamex is a French company that...
01/08/2008
Mr Klaas Jetze Hoekstra, CEO and managing director of a small fast growing Dutch company, explains how solar energy can be competitive and contribute to more sustainable initiatives, such as a water purification unit for southern countries. A different approach to solar energy and business Tell...
01/08/2008
Kirsi Sormunen, Vice President & Head of Environmental activities, describes Nokia's sustainable development objectives and achievements. In June 2007, Nokia regained the top ranking in the Greenpeace Electronics Guide. This ranking takes into account both the chemical content of products and...
01/08/2008
International Policy Advisor at VESTAS Wind System, gives his views on Wind Power business and on the trends and key drivers in eco-innovation. Tell us about Vestas, in a few words and key figures? Vestas is a global company and market...

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