THE INNOVATION PORTAL

We will present innovations and solutions in 12 sectors which represent all aspects of human life:
Environment, Media, Governance, Health, Economics, Relations, Justice, Infrastructure, Education, Science, Spirituality, Arts.

«To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.»
– Buckminster Fuller

Pipistrel nears launch of new hydrogen-powered 19-seater

Slovenia’s Pipistrel Aircraft, best known for its range of lightweight two-seaters, is nearing the launch of a new hydrogen fuel-cell- and battery-powered 19-seat hybrid that it hopes will revolutionise the commuter-category segment. Dubbed the “Miniliner”, the aircraft could enter service by 2030, …

Electric cars rise to record 54% market share in Norway

Norway became the first country in the world where the sale of electric cars has overtaken those powered by petrol, diesel and hybrid engines last year, with the German carmaker Volkswagen replacing Tesla as the top battery-vehicle producer, data shows. Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) made up 54.3% …

BrightVibes amplifies the good in the world

BrightVibes is all about counter acting the negative and fear driven press and news that surrounds us everyday. Media organisations have a huge effect on the well being and general feeling of the population yet they keep resorting to driving fear into people in order to sell newspapers and drive vie …

The Global Opportunity Explorer

Welcome to the world’s largest collection of vetted and verified sustainable solutions. You can either search for sustainable alternatives, browse what’s trending or learn what is happening in new markets. Rooted in over five years of research involving over 17,000 business leaders and 17 expert pan …

The Explorer – green technology from Norway

On The Explorer, companies from all over the world can find green technology to solve their problems. Together, we can cut carbon emissions and build a better future. The Explorer is part of Innovation Norway’s efforts to promote Norway as a sustainability pioneer. It is developed in close collabora …

This British farm went from a ‘biological desert’ to biodiversity hotspot

During the spring and summer months, the birdsong on Knepp estate is a glorious cacophony of sound. Walking through the scrubland of this 3,500-acre estate in West Sussex in the south of England, it’s hard to believe the tangled thickets and rugged pastures were once orderly arable fields. The estat …

THE WORLD’S FIRST HYDROFOILING ELECTRIC PRODUCTION BOAT

Once in every generation a new technology comes along that completely changes the rules of the game. Candela Electric Speed Boat is just that. A watershed moment in nautical history. The world’s first all electric hydrofoil speedboat. What makes Candela unique is the combination of cutting edge rese …

The Peace Building

A place where we can build a global culture of peace. The Peace Building is set to be the first ever peace museum and education centre in London. It will be a meeting point where all generations can learn about peace builders through history; share stories of peace movements; and remember the countl …

The Peaceful Schools

The Peaceful Schools Movement is a network of schools and organizations putting peace into practice through peace education and the creation of peaceful learning environments. Together we are creating peacebuilders who are bringing peace and harmony to the world. By peaceful schools we mean peace on …

Auroville – World’s First Moneyless City

Auroville – also known as the “City of the Dawn” – is an international city in South India founded in 1968. Currently, it has 2,800 citizens from 54 countries, with the capacity to grow to 50,000 citizens. Auroville is a “collective experiment in human unity” based on the worldview of Indian yogi Sr …

The world’s largest private initiative regarding the ocean: REV Ocean

REV Ocean is focussed on reversing negative environmental conditions in the ocean by increasing knowledge and developing concrete sustainable solutions. https://www.revocean.org/ From understanding to sustainable solutions with four unprecedented ocean initiatives: 1) Exploring our blue planet with …

13 Remarkable Health Benefits of Getting Outdoors

If you’re a self-professed homebody, you could seriously benefit from a change of scenery. Spending time in nature could improve your physical and mental health, ward off illness, and actually make you happier! As the Father of Western Medicine, Hippocrates, once said, “Nature itself is the best phy …

These 11 companies are leading the way to a circular economy

The circular economy is more than just a buzz phrase. With the global population predicted to approach 9 billion people by 2030, we are using more resources than the planet can provide. Our future depends on reusing what we have in a sustainable way. Fortunately one resource that is unlimited is inn …

The world’s first hybrid cruise ships

Hurtigruten is introducing MS Roald Amundsen and MS Fridtjof Nansen, leading the way towards emission-free cruise and shipping. Tourism is an essential part of many local and national economies, as well as an enriching experience for the individual. But growing numbers of tourists worldwide bring wi …

The Almost Perfect Country

From Nas Daily: I put my heart and soul into this video. I hope you it inspires you like it inspired me. It’s the story of the country that impressed me the most out of all the countries I’ve been to. I hope their story gets you more excited like it got me more excited. Because if they can, then we …