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The Climate-KIC Switzerland office drives the development of scalable high impact climate change solutions with its programmes and community of innovative companies, researchers, start-ups and students.

Zurich is a location of the highly successful Climate-KIC DACH accelerator programme, whose start-ups raised more than 250 million euros in 2017 alone. Successful Swiss Climate-KIC start-ups like Carbon Delta, Climeworks and rePATRN show the international importance of the start-up scene in Switzerland. Our Swiss team is strongly interconnected with partners and colleagues in Austria as well as Germany, and is focusing on European, cross-border, cross-sectoral innovation and education projects with a positive climate impact. Read more

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CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Semi-vegetarian burger, full of meat: The founders of REBEL MEAT want to stir up the meat industry

Making the world a better place is the mission of Cornelia Habacher, Philipp Stangl and Wolfgang Haidinger....

Semi-vegetarian burger, full of meat: The founders of REBEL MEAT want to stir up the meat industry
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
A circular future (?) – Watch the interview with Dr. Leyla Acaroglu

With the workshop series ‘Circular Futures‘, CRCLR and EIT Climate-KIC invited their communities to imagine and work...

A circular future (?) – Watch the interview with Dr. Leyla Acaroglu
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
The closed plastic circuit: How cirplus wants to put an end to plastic waste

“400,000,000 tons of plastic are produced every year from crude oil, and the trend is rising.” The...

The closed plastic circuit: How cirplus wants to put an end to plastic waste
Climate-KIC Innovation Review
OPINION
Policy: The circular designer’s secret weapon
Joe Iles & Simon Widmer Circulate News & The Circular Design Guide
Policy: The circular designer’s secret weapon
In our community
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-...
Interview with Nico Wolf, CFO, Endless Energy – Winner of the EIT Climate-KIC Finance Incubator Competition
Innovation spotlight
AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting

Ferrovial, a leading infrastructure operators and municipal services company, and EIT Climate-KIC partner, is collaborating with start-up...

AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting
THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP