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Climate-KIC Holding B.V.

Address: Climate-KIC European Headquarters, 21 Great Winchester Street, London EC2N 2JA, United Kingdom


Region of Activities: Europe, Pacific Region

Type: Non Profit

Founded: 2010

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

Climate-KIC is the EU’s largest public private partnership addressing climate change through innovation to build a zero carbon economy. We address climate change across four priority themes: urban areas, land use, production systems, climate metrics and finance. Education is at the heart of these themes to inspire and empower the next generation of climate leaders. We run programmes for students, start-ups and innovators across Europe via centres in major cities, convening a community of the best people and organisations. Our approach starts with improving the way people live in cities. Our focus on industry creates the products required for a better living environment, and we look to optimise land use to produce the food people need. Climate-KIC is supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union.

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: Climate-KIC's Building Technologies Accelerator aims for low-carbon refurbishment solutions.