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New year, new Executive Director for ECCI

ECCI has kicked off the new year with the appointment of a new Executive Director, Prof Dave Reay.

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ECCI entrepreneur awarded prestigious Fellowship

Waterwhelm founder Ali Abbassi Monjezi has been recognised by the Royal Academy of Engineering, which awards fellowships to the UK's most talented and successful engineers.

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We celebrate the people building a thriving zero carbon future in 2019

We salute staff, residents, partners, students and start-ups and take a look back at some of the highlights of the last year here at ECCI.

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Big #EDGE15 wins for ECCI start-ups

Former and current ECCI-supported start-ups have bagged a whopping £85k in the finals of Scottish EDGE.

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University of Edinburgh @ COP25

ECCI Director Ed Craig joined 30 University of Edinburgh staff, students and alumni attending and hosting events at the global climate talks in Madrid.

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COMRIE CROFT SHARES INSIGHTS FROM ECCI'S CAREER ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME

Joint delivered by ECCI, NERC and SAGES, the ECCI Innovation Consultancy Programme is a pioneering career enhancement opportunity for NERC and SAGES postgraduate students.

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ECCI-backed start-up secures a place on CivTech Accelerator

Recent ClimateLaunchpad finalist Reshape Technology is one of ten new projects joining the Scottish Government programme.

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Solariskit selected for ‘clean + cool’ international trade mission

ECCI Climate-KIC Accelerator start-up SolarisKit will travel to San Francisco in 2020 to pitch to potential investors and partners.

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Edinburgh Climate Commission takes shape

With ECCI input, the Edinburgh Climate Commission will spearhead the city's medium and longer term response to the climate crisis.

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Former ECCI resident launches world's first hemp sunglasses

The team at Hemp Eyewear has developed an innovative, sustainable technology that processes plant fibre into solid material.

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