NEWS

Companies make circular economy happen

05.12.2017

 
Investments in businesses in circular economy solutions is  the most important factor in the realization of circular economy in Finland – consumers are expected to contribute also

Converting waste heat to electricity with better and cheaper thermoelectric materials

14.09.2017

 
With the advancements in technology and increase in population, the consumption of energy will inevitably go up.

Towards More Efficient Hydrometallurgical Processing of Battery Waste

05.09.2017

 
Battery recycling processes are commonly a combination of three different fields of expertise: mechanical, pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical unit processes.

Finnish companies make a shift to the circular economy with innovative business models

29.08.2017

 
The basic idea of sustainable circular economy business models is to produce not only economic value, but also environmental and social value.

Discovering the unused potential of secondary materials

18.08.2017

 
From the viewpoint of circular economy, a large share of products would still need improvements.

Finnish Russian partnership in energy materials research

26.07.2017

 
Major transition is going on in power production.

CloseLoop events in autumn

26.06.2017

 
CloseLoop is planning a CE scenario workshop for October 2, 2017.

LIBs waste can be a source of raw materials

07.06.2017

 
As part of the CloseLoop project, we recently published a Master’s thesis (authored by Johanna Valio) offering a critical review of current and emerging technologies for the recycling of LIBs.

Are there enough raw materials for the battery industry?

23.05.2017

 
Tesla is building a Gigafactory, traditional car manufacturers are responding to the Tesla challenge by developing their own EV models.

Stakeholders Meeting #2

07.03.2017

 
Date: Monday 27 March 2017 Place: Aalto University, Otakaari 1, Board Meeting Room H304, Espoo, Finland