New and noteworthy

Strengthening UK manufacturing supply chains

On the 26th February 2015 the Department of Business Innovation & Skills published this report which is described as: - "An action plan for government and industry" Here is an...

Throwaway Society

This episode of the BBC World Sevice Radio programme Discovery looks at how to address the waste associated with the practise of discarding equipment that may be repairable. Here is the...

We're gearing up for RESOURCE 2015

Visit the Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK at RESOURCE 2015 . To date Innovate UK competitions ‘New Designs for a Circular Economy’, ‘Design Challenges for a Circular...

New document by the KTN: Whole-Life Performance: what does it mean in the building sector?

Whole-life performance is increasingly talked about within the building sector. But what is it and why is it important?   A new document titled  “Building Whole-Life...

Mining Companies Can Help Turn On the Lights across Sub-Saharan Africa, Says World Bank

An article on the World Bank website comments on a recent study: - "Mining companies can play a key role in harnessing Africa’s abundant clean sources of energy to overcome the lack of...

Creating smart products from smart materials

   The Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting Innovate UK’s smart materials competition by running a series of consortia building events on and around the time that the call...

Featured events

Wed 04 Mar 2015

Building Whole-Life Performance Competition Briefing event at Resource 2015

10:30 until 12:00

Visit the Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK at RESOURCE 2015. Resource is a free to attend three day congress which combines an expo, workshops and conference programme on the circular...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 09 Mar 2015

World Water-Tech Investment Summit 2015 - 20% discount for KTN members

All Day

Join global water businesses, VC investors and technology innovators to accelerate the adoption of resource-efficient water technologies through knowledge-sharing, networking and new partnerships. ...

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Mon 09 Mar 2015

Circular Economy: Business Models Webinar

All Day

Innovate UK is to invest up to £800k in feasibility studies into the business case for retaining value in durable goods through reuse, remanufacture or leasing/maintenance. We are seeking projects...

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Mon 09 Mar 2015

Creating smart products from smart materials - Rotherham

All Day

The Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting Innovate UK’s smart materials competition by running a series of consortia building events on and around the time that the call opens. The events will...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Wed 18 Mar 2015

Creating smart products from smart materials - Glasgow

All Day

The Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting Innovate UK’s smart materials competition by running a series of consortia building events on and around the time that the call opens. The events will...

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Mon 23 Mar 2015

Creating smart products from smart materials - Belfast

All Day

The Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting Innovate UK’s smart materials competition by running a series of consortia building events on and around the time that the call opens. The events will...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Fri 27 Mar 2015

Creating smart products from smart materials - Cardiff

All Day

The Knowledge Transfer Network is supporting Innovate UK’s smart materials competition by running a series of consortia building events on and around the time that the call opens. The events will...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 14 Apr 2015

ADBA R&D Forum

All Day

This event is organised by ADBA R&D Forum in partnership with the BBSRC Anaerobic Digestion Network and the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN). Bridging the gap between industry and academia, this...

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Tue 19 May 2015

The World Waste to Energy City Summit - 20% discount for KTN members

All Day

The 2015 World Waste to Energy City Summit, supported by KTN, brings together its best ever faculty of international waste management CEOs, developers, bankers, private equity financiers,...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

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An item on the Nautilus Minerals website reports that: - ".....the commissioning and...

Finland ranks first in global mining survey

An article, on the Invest Finland website , reports on the results of the Fraser Institute's...

Strengthening UK manufacturing supply chains

On the 26th February 2015 the Department of Business Innovation & Skills published this...

Silver Infographic

The website of the Infographic experts - Visual Capitalist - has just published the s econd of...

Upcoming events

Wed 04 Mar 2015

Catchment Management in Action

All Day

Catchment Management in Action: Integrating land and water management in the Eden exploring...

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Wed 04 Mar 2015

Emerging contaminants in waters and soils

All Day

Emerging contaminants in waters and soils, practical considerations: -Sampling, analysis and...

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Wed 04 Mar 2015

Building Whole-Life Performance Competition Briefing event at Resource 2015

10:30 until 12:00

Visit the Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK at RESOURCE 2015. Resource is a free to...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 09 Mar 2015

World Water-Tech Investment Summit 2015 - 20% discount for KTN members

All Day

Join global water businesses, VC investors and technology innovators to accelerate the adoption...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency