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European Climate-KIC model successfully adapted for the launch of Climate-KIC Australia

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Climate-KIC welcomes the launch of Climate-KIC Australia, a self-financed, independent and separate legal entity from Climate-KIC, based on the successful European Knowledge and Innovation Community (‘KIC’) model for catalysing climate innovation from the European Institute of Innovation and Technology.

Climate-KIC Australia is a national response to the climate change challenge, and the global-scale opportunities that this represents. It will focus on three areas: reducing carbon emissions from energy production, the sustainable growth of urban environments and enabling regional transition away from carbon intensive industries to a more sustainable economy. Quote from Martin Kern, Director, European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT): “We are pleased to welcome Climate-KIC (...)

 

 

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