The Case for Accelerators of the Digital Ocean

Accelerators support start-ups by providing business guidance, access to capital, connection to community, shared resources, and the support of a mentor network. The number of accelerators increased tenfold in the U.S. between 2008 and 2014, and now there are more than 7,000 accelerators and incubators globally. According to a report by the Brookings Institute, theContinue reading “The Case for Accelerators of the Digital Ocean”

Video Profile: Eco Wave Power

Eco Wave Power has been selected as one of the innovations presented by The Sustainable Markets Initiative. In response to the increasing threats posed by climate change and biodiversity loss, His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales created the Sustainable Markets Initiative and Council, in collaboration with the World Economic Forum, in September 2019. AsContinue reading “Video Profile: Eco Wave Power”

Study Shows Marine Reserves Can Benefit Fisheries

A new study outlines where the benefits of fishing restrictions could enable a fishery to become more productive, even with the closures. The research, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, lays the groundwork for expanding marine conservation alongside fishery catches. The benefits of a well-considered marine protected area (MPA) can bolsterContinue reading “Study Shows Marine Reserves Can Benefit Fisheries”

Tanki: Sustainable TP

In support of global initiatives to reduce the amount of pollutants discharged to the marine environment, a U.K. start-up has developed a revolutionary sanitary paper that uses no adhesives or other nanoplastics in its manufacture. Tanki is able to supply a sustainably sourced and produced paper that does not congeal to clog up a vessel’sContinue reading “Tanki: Sustainable TP”