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Interview with Christophe Lasseur: Linking space exploration and ecology with MELiSSA

Interview with Christophe Lasseur: Linking space exploration and ecology with MELiSSA

Christophe Lasseur is the head of MELiSSA (“Micro-Ecological Life Support System Alternative”), a project with the objective of developing a regenerative life support system allowing to reproduce the main functions…

How Mars missions drive the development of hydrogen storage solutions on Earth

How Mars missions drive the development of hydrogen storage solutions on Earth

Today there is an intense discussion about climate change and the high level of CO2 in the Earth’s atmosphere. Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced but more and more CO2…

Arctic Space Technologies opens satellite ground station facility in Northern Sweden

Arctic Space Technologies opens satellite ground station facility in Northern Sweden

The Lita (in Swedish “trust) Ground Station Facility provides Real Time Earth services to multiple international customers with great operational reliability, commercial viability and scalability. Due to the unique location…

How Earth Observation Technology can interact with startups – Interview with Pierre-Philippe Mathieu, Head of the ESA Φ-lab Explore Office

How Earth Observation Technology can interact with startups – Interview with Pierre-Philippe Mathieu, Head of the ESA Φ-lab Explore Office

Pierre-Philippe Mathieu is heading the Φ-lab Explore Office (within the Earth Observation Future Systems Department) at the European Space Agency (ESA) in ESRIN (Frascati, Italy). Pierre-Philippe spent 20+ years working…

SEMiLLA: From Waste to Resource with the Application of Space Technology

SEMiLLA: From Waste to Resource with the Application of Space Technology

Already today, cities consume 75% of the natural resources, produce 50% of the global waste, and emit 60-80% of the greenhouse gases (GHG). By 2050, two thirds of the population…

Space for Green Finance

Space for Green Finance

Emerging Synergies and Space Added Value in Support of Green and Sustainable Finance Climate change and environmental monitoring had been at the heart of space related activities since decades and…

Space for Finance Workshop: how space technology can support the digitalisation and greening of the financial sector

Space for Finance Workshop: how space technology can support the digitalisation and greening of the financial sector

This one-day workshop organised by the ESA Downstream Gateway brought together stakeholders from the finance and space world discussing the potential of space in supporting the digitalisation and greening of…

How Space supports the Financial sector to foster the transition towards a green and sustainable future

How Space supports the Financial sector to foster the transition towards a green and sustainable future

Sustainable finance The climate change and the consequences from air and sea pollution, loss of biodiversity and deforestation are causing a strong pressure on industries to adopt sustainable growth policies and…

The Air Quality Platform project: how space technology can help challenge air pollution in cities

The Air Quality Platform project: how space technology can help challenge air pollution in cities

Air pollution in large cities is one of the biggest challenges that municipalities will have to face in the near future. The increase in population at a global level and…

Space for Twin Cities: Green and Sustainable Cities webinar

Space for Twin Cities: Green and Sustainable Cities webinar

Cities are our future, and a better global future lies in urban innovation and action. To combat climate change, one of the main challenges is to make our cities greener…

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