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Infrascreen receives 100’000 francs from FIT to design agricultural greenhouses of the future

On Oct 29, 2020
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RT @FIT_fund: Congratulations to the team! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 Swiss #Agtech Infrascreen receives CHF 100’000 from FIT to design agricultural greenhouses of the future https://t.co/Gzx1w8vUjY #Swisstech #Cleantech cc @MicrocityNE @cleantechalps https://t.co/dJrYDNi9Cv
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On Oct 29, 2020
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RT @FIT_fund: Congratulations to the team! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 Swiss #Agtech Infrascreen receives CHF 100’000 from FIT to design agricultural greenhouses of the future https://t.co/Gzx1w8vUjY #Swisstech #Cleantech cc @MicrocityNE @cleantechalps https://t.co/dJrYDNi9Cv
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Infrascreen receives 100’000 francs from FIT to design agricultural greenhouses of the future

Infrascreen receives 100’000 francs from FIT to design agricultural greenhouses of the future

Cet outil a été conçu pour identifier non seulement les startups prometteuses dans le domaine du digital, mais aussi les entrepreneurs talentueux qui seront en charge de créer les emplois ...

Lighting the way to infrared detection

Lighting the way to infrared detection

EPFL physicists propose a new path to detect infrared radiation with outstanding sensitivity, allowing detection of signals as low as that of a single quantum of light.

The Super-Cool Materials That Send Heat to Space

The Super-Cool Materials That Send Heat to Space

Paints, plastics and even wood can be engineered to stay cool in direct sunlight—but their role in displacing power-hungry air conditioners remains unclear

Infrared-reflecting paint can cool buildings even when it is black

Infrared-reflecting paint can cool buildings even when it is black

Black paint usually absorbs heat, but a new two-layer polymer paint reflects infrared light and keeps objects 16°C cooler, which could help make buildings more energy efficient

Researchers develop new nanotheranostic system that solves many problems

Researchers develop new nanotheranostic system that solves many problems

Theranostics is an emerging field of medicine whose name is a combination of "therapeutics" and "diagnostics".

Radiative Cooling: Harvesting the Coldness of the Universe

Radiative Cooling: Harvesting the Coldness of the Universe

The combination of the atmosphere’s transparency in the 8-to-13-μm wavelength band and outer space’s potential as a heat sink has opened up a new frontier in renewable-energy research.

Can Better Photosynthesis Help Feed the World?

Can Better Photosynthesis Help Feed the World?

As human population growth fuels the need for increased crop yields, researchers look to engineer plants that perform photosynthesis more efficiently.

Using DNA templates to harness the sun's energy

Using DNA templates to harness the sun's energy

As the world struggles to meet the increasing demand for energy, coupled with the rising levels of CO2 in the atmosphere from deforestation and the use of fossil fuels, photosynthesis in ...

Expert Lighting Advice For Taking Your Grow To The Next Level

Expert Lighting Advice For Taking Your Grow To The Next Level

When you're first starting out, certain details, like lights, can be intimidating and pose a challenge.

The FIT allocates CHF 100’000 to EarlySight

The FIT allocates CHF 100’000 to EarlySight

Cet outil a été conçu pour identifier non seulement les startups prometteuses dans le domaine du digital, mais aussi les entrepreneurs talentueux qui seront en charge de créer les emplois ...

Satellite will gain hi-res view of greenhouse effect

Satellite will gain hi-res view of greenhouse effect

Europe's Forum mission will obtain important new data to improve projections of future climate change.

A tomato flat: growing vegetables in the city

A tomato flat: growing vegetables in the city

To supply the growing city population with fresh vegetables, Wageningen horticultural specialists are doing research into vertical farming

William Happer Interview

William Happer Interview

An interview on global warming and climate change with William Happer, physicist and former Director of the US Department of Energy’s Office of Science.

J-WAFS zeroes in on food security as agricultural impacts of the climate crisis become more apparent

J-WAFS zeroes in on food security as agricultural impacts of the climate crisis become more apparent

The Abdul Latif Jameel Water and Food Systems Lab presents a new report on climate, agriculture, water, and food security — with plans for more research.