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Showcase your low carbon solutions

Posted on Thursday 1st October, 2020

Aston’s Green team is looking for the best sustainable solutions for the campus

Aston University’s Sustainability team, who are responsible for the carbon footprint of our campus are inviting suppliers of innovative, low carbon products and services to get in touch. Read More >>

Value from Waste Master Class

Posted on Monday 10th February, 2020

New dates to be announced. This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled. In the meantime if you would like to pre-register for our next event, please email bioenergy@aston.ac.uk Read More >>

United Nations award goes to start-up company born out of EBRI Energy Harvest project

Posted on Wednesday 15th January, 2020

An energy start-up in India, formed out of an Aston University scheme, has won a prestigious United Nations’ award for its work A2P Energy, which harnesses technology and expertise developed through EBRI’s Energy Harvest initiative, converts rice straw waste into energy products including pellets, oil, gas and biochar By establishing a market for rice straw waste, A2P helps to improve air quality by eliminating open field burning

An energy start-up in India, born out of an Aston University scheme aiming to tackle the international challenge of dealing with agricultural waste, has won a prestigious prize. Read More >>

Biochar Workshop: 11 March 2020

Posted on Tuesday 14th January, 2020

The rising demand for this sustainable material could open up exciting opportunities for your business

Discover more about biochar, its wide variety of benefits and uses including carbon capture, water treatment, fuel source, odour control, soil improvement and industrial applications. Read More >>

New 2020 dates announced – EBRI Value from Waste Master Class

Posted on Tuesday 10th December, 2019

Redundant material such as food waste, cardboard boxes, plastic waste, sawdust, waste oils, manure, hay straw, sugar beet residue, spent grain waste from breweries are only a few examples of waste that could potentially open up fresh possibilities for your business. Read More >>