ECCI at Edinburgh International Science Festival

03 March 2017

Join ECCI for a third ‘festival within a festival’ as we present three low carbon innovation focused events as part of Edinburgh International Science Festival this April - the largest and longest running celebration of science in Europe.

Expect guilt free bike powered cinema, carbon innovation inspired art, a 'Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas’ and try out the latest electric bikes (and take a look under the bonnet of the latest vehicles) in our future vehicle showcase. More details below. In partnership with the University of Edinburgh and Take One Action film festival.


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Bike powered cinema:


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Future Vehicle Showcase:


Science Fest:
Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas:

ECCI Residents SCCS (Scottish Carbon Capture & Storage) are also taking part in the Science Festival…

Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts Outdoor Walk
Saturday 08 April, 10:00

Rock Doctors to the Rescue: Meet the Experts 7+
Let us take you on a 145-million-year geological journey deep beneath the North Sea to discover the rocks that can help Britain’s top GeoScientists (Rock Doctors) meet the urgent global climate challenge. Experts from UKCCSRC, SCCS and The Global CCS Institute will be on hand with fun, family-friendly activities and genuine rock and fossil samples throughout the day at Dynamic Earth, and you can also take part in a 2.5km outdoor walk exploring the geology that makes Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) possible.

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