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Ten Years of Innovation

An ice cream party marks the 10th birthday of a building that has been home to a pioneering business development programme. The £8.6m Gordon Manley building, named after the famous climatologist who was the first head of Lancaster University’s Environmental Studies Department, was opened in May 2007 by the then President of the Royal Society,…
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Supporting eco-innovation in Africa

19th May 2017 Commonwealth fellows study Lancaster University’s successful model of university-business partnerships to help find solutions to Africa’s environmental challenges. Four African academics are spending two months at Lancaster University learning from some of the University’s pioneering initiatives to bring businesses, academics and policy makers together to find solutions to environmental problems. The four,…
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£7.1 million R&D boost for North West businesses

Lancaster University is launching a £7.1 million low-carbon research and development programme to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Liverpool. The award-winning Centre for Global Eco-Innovation, at Lancaster University, returns with more than 50 long-term projects involving three-year PhD, or one-year Master degree, high-calibre graduate researchers working full-time on…
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Award Winning Centre for Global Eco-Innovation Seeks New Staff

Established in 2012 as a multi-partner Centre led by Lancaster University, the Centre for Global Eco-Innovation delivers high quality, business-led research to create eco-innovative technologies, products and services. The Centre for Global Eco-Innovation is seeking new staff to help run projects in Lancashire, Cheshire, Cumbria and Merseyside, working with the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology…
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