The Centre for Global Eco-Innovation was established in 2012 based on the University’s pioneering decision to place its world-class environmental research at the heart of driving innovation for Clean and Sustainable Growth.About us
Centre for Global Eco-Innovation
Co-developing solutions for economies, communities and ecosystems to thrive together.
We focus on four core themes that bring together people across disciplines and across sectors.Themes
Business R&D and Innovation Support
Bringing together the cross-disciplinary expertise and cross-sector collaborations needed to create and deliver products, services and practices that help both people and our environment prosper.Business support
Fuel cell research secures valuable funding to continue product development
After effectively doubling business capacity in just two years, innovative local firm DA Techs were interested in exploring new markets when they took on an intern from Lancaster University. DA Techs offered the internship to James Gorman, a physics student, who carried out research into whether it was possible to build a portable, renewable power source with the equivalent energy output of a diesel generator.
Lockdown Lettuces; New research to examine the potential of home food growing in response to COVID-19
Can growing food at home help households to be more resilient to future lockdowns by ensuring access to healthy foods? How much can we grow at home and does this have benefits for our health and wellbeing?
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