Sustainable Innovations we helped to create
We focus on supporting startups innovation and clean tech for climate change mitigation and adaptation in Scotland and other demonstration places around the planet.
green grow co-op
Green Grow Co-op
GREEN GROW subscription sustainable
Green in Future - Singapore
Singapore gardens by the Bay
Oregon USA - Growing Super-Plants
2005 - Working with Dr. C, Daugherty in organic, bio-intensive & biodynamic farming, post-harvest processing techniques to improve yields and quality optimized food procurement technologies,
Middle east - Greenhouse Tech
2004-2010 - Hydroponic greenhouse 1,000-square-meter facility was developed in Middle-East. It is still in use, and utilizes relatively less electrical power than ordinary greenhouse and distillation systems to evaporate 5 tons of seawater daily: cooling and distillation processes are powered by the sun and wind, making the self-sustaining system optimal for use in remote locations (Sahara Forest Project).
Sustainable Development Showcases
Cooperating for years with largest showcase in the Euro-Mediterranean area for advanced and sustainable technology for processing, land restoration, food innovation, recycling all kinds of waste; treating and reclaiming water, waste water, polluted marine sites
Italy - Organic Food Netmarketing
2006/2012 - Cooperating in growing market of Organic Food in Italy
Circular economy as an opportunity to address climate change
8 organisations, 16 practitioners of circular economy, low carbon and innovation,
enabling the social and economic transition
with training and mentoring for circular economy start-ups,
skills development and sustainability strategy for public and business engagement.
Working together towards a sustainable supply chain interdependency.
Scotland - Farming Innovations
2009 - The Whirligro is a vertical food planter.
The smarter way to grow your garden - an innovative and unique product for enthusiastic gardeners short of space in urban and greenhouse environment.
Bologna - Tourism Land Development
2009/2010 - Hills Landscape management. Developing landscaping and organic agriculture projects on Bologna hills, particularly involving tourism, culture, food and natural technologies. EU LIFE project management.
Norway/Scotland - Geodesic Domes
2013/2015 - Sustainability at home, in our communities and at work will be the defining challenge for humanity in this century. I offer solutions for helping people to understand this challenge and create their own response. I explain the challenges and the opportunities through individual tutoring on the issues and I build gardens and geodesic domes for those who wish to include food growing as part of their response and positive action
Italy - Apples Bank
2003/2005 - Umbria Italy a social enterprise group launched "Fattorie e Orti condivisi", or Shared Farms & Gardens, that links up owners of vacant land with those in social cooperatives for disadvantaged people. The main aim is save and harvest ancient fruit plants and share the harvest with farmers involved in fruits and veggies preservation.
Europe/Singapore BE Sustainable
2013/2014 - Blue Economy Solutions. Delivering Biogas plants. Biogas is neutral in CO2 Emissions and, unlike natural gas, a renewable energy source. It can be obtained from sludge at the municipal water treatment plants.
Mexico/Bali/SriLanka -Never too late
2007-2010 - Embracing natural beauty while supporting local traditional craftsmanship. Bringing foreign participants to craft-courses where local artisans are willing to teach them ancient arts and traditional crafts, in order to finance and improve third world social welfare, while preserving ancient sacred way to work with nature.
Tuscany - Mandala Tre Quercie
2011/2015 - A project in land regeneration and innovation for sustainable development: Ecosystems, biological diversity and land use.
Umbria - Agrofarm Castello del Sole
2000/2015 - Guerrini's family, owner of Castello del Sole, produces and transforms local organic fruit into a wide range of organic and peculiar jams, created with a particular procedure through a special steaming machine and therefore maintaining the fragrances and the colors of fruit used. EU's rural development funded.
Bologna - Environmental Education
2008/2011 - Bologna Council Financed environmental Project. Environmental Innovation, Craft, Education. Networking with organic farmers and local market,, environmental & sustainability education, activities, events, crafts. Many activities were held in this articulate and wonderful space, bringing them in a project of life and of aspiration for a sustainable society.
Umbria - Environmental Education
1997 - Sensory Garden - Garden for visually impaired people, Villa Redenta Spoleto. Gardening with vulnerable social groups: contributing to environmental education, especially blind and visually impaired persons.