Automatic news liftup example

Here is an example of an automatic news liftup. This component lifts up all public news with a primary tag "sustainability".

192 results for News, Sustainability

Professor Peter D. Lund awarded high Chinese Honour

Renewable energy expert granted Jiangsu Award and Medal of Friendship
Honoured
Published:
Peter Lund. Photo: Anni Hanén.

Feeding the world without wrecking the planet is possible

Almost half of current food production is harmful to our planet – causing biodiversity loss, ecosystem degradation and water stress. But as world population continues to grow, can that last?
Press releases, Research & Art
Published:
maankäyttö

Julia Lohmann: ‘We know too much and do too little’

Lohmann’s magnificent seaweed pavilion encourages leaders to make difficult decisions and establish a ‘do-tank’ way of collaborating at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos.
Research & Art
Published:
Julia Lohmann's Department of Seaweed at WEF. Photo: Mikko Raskinen

Water management professor Marko Keskinen studies the interaction of water and society

Water management is not only about environmental sustainability, but also about equity and equality.
Appointments
Published:
Professori Marko Keskinen

Growing demand for climate-friendly construction: could wood architecture become one of Finland’s exports?

The Wood Wonders exhibition to be opened at Helsinki Airport on the 5th of February will show passengers the innovations related to wood construction and display the sector’s latest developments.
Cooperation, Research & Art
Published:
Luukku House was designed to have a low carbon footprint. Photo by Anne Kinnunen

Ecological fertilizer from wastewater nutrients

By using the innovative NPHarvest-process wastewater treatment plants can get an efficient pretreatment while producing ecological fertilizer simultaneously.
Research & Art
Published:
 NPHarvest -laitteisto toiminnassa Gasumin biokaasulaitoksella Riihimäellä

EIT Climate-KIC supported Ioncell directly offers an innovation that regenerates fibres, while enabling them to be recyclable and biodegradable

Ioncell, conceptualised out of Aalto University, provides a closed-loop technology to regenerate cellulosic fibres without using harmful chemicals.
Research & Art
Published:
Ioncell bowtie Photo: Eeva Suorlahti

Designs for a Cooler Planet returns in September 2020 — This is a university-wide open call

We are looking for research and solutions which address the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.
Campus, Research & Art
Published:
Helsinki Design Week 2020 Designs for a Cooler Planet

Albedo matters for the climate and forestry can have an impact on it

A research project conducted by Aalto University found that favoring broadleaved species in boreal forestry is a climate-friendly option when considering the forest albedo. Therefore, forest management actions can directly affect forest albedo, and hence the climate, without decreasing forest productivity.
Research & Art
Published:
Sekametsä

The Dean’s Circle event discussed opportunities to create a more sustainable society through business

Influential actors in society and business gathered at the Aalto University School of Business Dean’s Circle event on November 12th to discuss the theme “Sustainable Business – Sustainable Society”.
Cooperation
Published:
Picture from the Dean's Circle event, host Ingmar Björkman, and panelists Idar Kreutzer, Minna Halme, Katariina Helaniemi and Mikko Kosonen in the picture. Photographer Lasse Lecklin.

‘The ethical issues in Artificial Intelligence are a hot topic all around at the moment’

Master’s student Nagadivya Balasubramaniam, originally from India, enjoys the fact that at Aalto students get enough time to learn things profoundly. For her thesis, Balasubramaniam studied ethics of AI – and soon she will continue her Aalto career by starting her doctoral studies.
Studies
Published:
Nagadivya Balasubramaniam sitting on a red armchair

Contemporary design enables critical reflection

Design is the method with which we shape our world. The new MA Contemporary Design combines material-led design with critical and conceptual thinking practices.
Research & Art, Studies
Published:
What is contemporary design?

How ecological is AI? How can you compose with a neural network? Come to AI exhibition to find out!

A new exhibition by Aalto Digi Platform and FCAI combines science and arts and sheds light on the history, state of art, and future of AI.
Research & Art
Published:
Connecting Dots näyttely

Finland’s best responsibility reports point strongly towards a low-carbon economy

Stora Enso wins overall competition, Tokmanni awarded as the year’s strongest climber.
Honoured
Published:
Stora Enson Lotta Forssell, Hanne Karrinaho ja Eeva Taimisto vastaanottivat palkinnon.

The sustainable use of metals is at the core of fighting climate change – It’s no use to substitute walking with electric scooters

Electric cars and electric scooters are not environmentally friendly options if they are used as an alternative to walking or cycling, for example. Different metals are constantly needed in increasing amounts for batteries, for example. The challenge is both ecological and social.
Research & Art
Published:
akkumetalli kierrätys batchircle

Creative Sustainability included in Financial Times’ list of best practices for sustainability in business schools

School of Business was included among the best practices for sustainability in teaching and student projects.
Honoured
Published:
Creative sustainability students brainstorming

Call for Projects 2021 - Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
Research & Art
Published:
Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for EIT RawMaterials Projects 2021 is open!

Developing raw materials into a major strength for Europe
Research & Art
Published:
Aalto EIT Services Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Education (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
Research & Art
Published:
Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Lighthouses (EIT RawMaterials)

Lighthouses (hereafter ‘LH’) are large-scale and long-term coordinated innovation initiatives that address critical and specific raw materials challenges for Europe.
Research & Art
Published:
Aalto EIT Services - Javor