List of projects attached or affiliated to CircEL
Project / Person Name
Circular Economy Options for HVAC
Bartlett Innovation Funded project with Arup, led by Dr Ben Croxford. This project reviewed two buildings, 22 Gordon Street (ex-Wates House), and The Circular Building, a temporary building built along circular economy principles by Arup and BAM. Interviews were conducted with key stakeholders and guidelines were considered alongside the RIBA Stages of Work. A pdf of the entire report is available here.
A group of 5 European Built Environment Faculties, with Circular Economy as one of the themes. A design workshop on Circular University, and PhD days on Circularity in the Built Environment have already taken place.
Led by Professor Raimund Bleischwitz, UCL are the lead European partner, working with others including Professor Paul Ekins and Will McDowall; more information on UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources web pages
Closing the waste-energy-food loop
Applying anaerobic digestate to urban agriculture. Dr Aiduan Borrion's project, with Dr Robert Biel has been funded with a UCL Research Catalyst grant as part of UCL Grand Challenges.
Industrial Symbiosis in the Cement Industry
Understanding Metabolism of Toxic Metals in Co-Processing of Wastes (Stegemann) EPSRC/ Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) (EP/M00337X/1) Diamond Light Source (Reference SP11156)
Cities of Making
JPI funded project UCL part led by Dr Ben Croxford and Dr Teresa Domenech, further information here.
Led by Professor Vanesa Castan Broto, Development Planning Unit
Policy Options for a Resource Efficient European Economy (POLFREE) (Ekins, Domenech) European Union (FP7-ENV-2012; Project 308371)