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Industry

13days until Semi-Finalist selection ends
Proposal creation

CoLab members create proposals

01/15/16 EST - 05/23/16 EDT
Semi-Finalist selection
Expert judges select semi-finalists

05/23/16 EDT - 06/07/16 EDT
Proposal revisions
Semi-finalists can improve their proposals

06/07/16 EDT - 06/15/16 EDT
Finalist selection
Expert judges select finalists

06/16/16 EDT - 07/05/16 EDT
Voting Period
CoLab judges select winners

07/05/16 EDT - 07/31/16 EDT
Completed
Winners present to potential implementers

08/01/16 EDT
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How can industry innovate to meet the challenges of sustaining a healthy climate while meeting societal demands for goods and services?

Industry is the key contributor to economic growth and prosperity, and is also a leading global source of greenhouse gases (GHGs). The International Energy Agency estimates that to meet global GHG reduction goals by 2050, a full quarter of all reductions need to come from the industrial sector. This contest seeks innovative, well-described, actionable solutions that will enable continued global economic growth, while achieving major emission reductions in the industrial sector in the coming decades.

What:
Industry
Where:
Anywhere
Who:
Any Actor
How:
Any kind of action

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SOLAR ENERGYnaresh

5/23/16 team only
Solar energy can offset the need for fossil fuels by generating high & medium temp. heat from CSP and Solar Heating & Cooling technologies.

Solar Steamsunflower

5/23/16 team only
MIT solutions to global warming will bring affordable clean energy to billions of people, especially in the developing world.

LukaApps,environmental friendly software&tech industry for developing countriesLukapps Team

5/22/16 team only
Natural gas and hydrogen hybrid micro-turbine generator for the software and technology industry development.

25ºC (77ºF)Kiri

5/21/16 team only
Regulate industry globally so all new air conditioners have a minimum of 25ºC(77ºF). Reprogram old equipment to comply this new standard.

Carbon Taxnaresh

5/20/16 team only
A tax on the emissions caused by the burning of coal, gas, and oil, aimed at reducing the production of greenhouse gases.

Marine Hyperloops for Humanity, the Environment, and ProfitsiWENN

5/17/16 team only
Hyperloops for Humanity, the Environment, and Profits: A Mediterranean Marine Hyperloop/Refugee/Environmental Collaborative Proposal

Cool Earth Capitalajdavis2004

5/12/16 team only
Our objective is to repurpose industries to collect, transport and reject waste heat to space while preserving wealth and habitat.

Reshoring Initiatives Corporate Social Responsibility Estimator (CSRE) ProjectReshoring Initiative

4/27/16 team only
Innovation for including social responsibility in corporate sourcing/siting decisions to minimize manufacturing’s world environmental impact

RFP to Achieve Global Thermal Controlajdavis2004

4/19/16 team only
Write REQUIREMENTS for an Active Thermal Control Systems for the Earth and contract with qualified parties to do so.

State of the Art - Novel InFlow Top Tech; 1-Gearturbine 2-Imploturbocompressornovelinflow

2/29/16 team only
State ofthe Art-Novel InFlow Tech 1Gearturbine RotaryTurbo Similar Aeolipile 10–70AD 2Imploturbocompressor InFlow System From Macro to Micro