Environment
Project
November 23, 2021

Who counts in Sustainability? People, Planet, Profit.

Would you like to know more about the BIOS project - underdevelopment in partnership with Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation?

In summary, BIOS targets high-energy consuming buildings to reduce environmental impact. The purpose of this partnership is to develop the technology of energy recovery and carbon capture through building integration of climate system with controlled environment agriculture. Our aim is to provide a solution for green house gas emission reduction and food production amidst the backdrop of the many challenges of urbanization.

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Michael Parkes

Michael Parkes

CEO/Founder of BIOS | PhD Student

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11. Sustainable cities and communities
12. Responsible consumption and production
13. Climate action
Environment
Impactful stories
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Diogo Silva, activist for climate justice: "the challenge of our generation"

His name is Diogo Silva, he is 28 years old and he is an activist for climate justice.

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Environment
Opinion Article
SDG
13

Inclined plane

We live in crisis, but it is not new. Today is a pandemic, tomorrow a new economic crisis and the climate crisis continues to worsen. The state may not only serve for temporary emergencies and the state that this has reached is a structural crisis. It is possible to resolve an economic crisis by also leaving the climate crisis fairly.

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Environment
Project
SDG
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Integrating ecology and economics to design forest management practices

This project aims to deliver regional forestry/land-use models, providing scientific tools to inform forest policy.

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