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What if half of Switzerland’s rooftops produced electricity?

Researchers at EPFL are assessing Switzerland’s solar power potential. Their results show th..

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The Swiss Climate Foundation in 2020

The Swiss Climate Foundation supports 24 SMEs in the implementation of projects to fight clima..

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Our carbon footprint is highly impacted by how we live

Swiss households have excessively large carbon footprints. However, that footprint depends mor..

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New method for cheaper solar-energy storage

Building on a unique idea, EPFL scientists have developed a cost-effective new method for conv..

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Financing Cleantech projects

According to CleantechAlps 2017 report, 80% of the funding for Cleantech projects comes from p..

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Climate change will disrupt existing energy systems

As climate changes and extreme weather events become more commonplace, we will need to fundame..

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Capturing CO2 from trucks and reducing their emissions by 90%

Researchers at EPFL have patented a new concept that could cut trucks’ CO2 emissions by almo..

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Almost 200 million francs invested

Total amount invested in Cleantechs start-ups since 2006 is close to CHF 191 million, of which..