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The climate is changing - will education at Aalto change as well?

A discussion session was organised At Aalto to reflect on how university education could better respond to the challenges of climate change.
Studies, University
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Kuva: Scratching the surface, literally (Kätlin K / Creative Sustainability / Flickr)

Greenhouse utilising pulp mill residual streams wins Finnish Forest Industries Federation’s Innovation Contest for Students

This innovation developed by Aalto University students may revolutionise Finnish food production by means of the circular economy.
Honoured
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Milla-Mari Vastavuo ja Mikko Niemeläinen / Kuva: Mirkku Merimaa

Jenni Haukio to wear gown made of sustainable Ioncell material at December’s Independence Day reception

Ioncell is a new technology that creates high-quality textile fibres from wood or recycled materials.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Aikaisempi Ioncell-lankoja

Metals needed for climate solutions – will what we have be enough?

Metal recovery and production processes using secondary raw materials must be developed and awareness of the need for recycling increased.
Research & Art
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Liikenne / kuva: Adolfo Vera

Wastewater nutrients converted into clean fertiliser

A promising water technology invention combats climate change and helps waterway conservation.
Aalto Magazine, Research & Art
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A promising water technology invention combats climate change and helps waterway conservation.

Nature provides the means for the sustainable management of floods

World Water Day is held on 22 March. This year's theme is "Nature for water", which highlights how natural methods can be used in curbing flooding, droughts and water pollution.
Press releases, Research & Art
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water flume

Aalto University becomes a member of Climate Leadership Coalition

The organisation aims at affecting the ability of companies and society to respond to climate change.
Cooperation
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Spectral library reveals how boreal trees reflect solar radiation

An internationally significant spectral library helps in the interpretation of satellite images and in the assessment of the effects of forests on climate.
Research & Art, Press releases
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International students coming to Otaniemi to tackle climate change challenges

Aalto University is hosting an international Journey Summer School focusing on climate change innovations.
Studies
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Energy sector executive Mika Anttonen named School of Engineering Alumnus of the Year

Anttonen is known for his open-minded work in the energy sector for mitigating climate change.
Honoured
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Mika Anttonen is the first Alumnus of the Year 2016 of the Aalto University School of Engineering.

Constructing refugee camps might cause massive carbon dioxide emissions

Architect Matti Kuittinen developed a model for low-carbon rebuilding, which will facilitate constructing in accordance with sustainable development.
Press releases
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