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Climate CoLab Winners’ Spotlight: FlyCycle: An urban bike rack design

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The 2016 “Designing High Density Urban Bike Parking” contest winners Julia Hansen and Jeff Olinger of Cambridge, MA, are reinventing the way people store bikes in urban environments, with a bike rack design that strikes a balance between visual appeal, space conservation, and function. The concept has really taken off the ground since their participation […]

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Winner Spotlight: High School Senior Alex Krotz

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Alex Krotz, from San Diego, first learned about the Climate CoLab while on Facebook back in 2013. It was then that he decided he would start working on his proposal. He was chosen as a Finalist in the 2014 Industry contest, and was able to incorporate the judges’ feedback into his 2015 submission. His proposal, […]

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Fellow Spotlight: Mustafa Ali

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The Climate CoLab recently introduced the “Impact Tab”. With the Impact Tab, authors are now able to calculate the potential greenhouse gas reductions from their proposed actions. The Impact Assessment Fellows’ role is to help proposal authors with this process. We had an opportunity to sit down and speak with the Impact Assessment Fellow team […]

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Fellow Spotlight: Patrick Ray

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Patrick Ray is a 2015 fellow for the Energy Water Nexus contest. We had the opportunity to speak to Patrick last week!  Q: How did you hear about the Climate CoLab and what inspired you as a fellow? Patrick is a 2015 fellow for the Energy-Water Nexus contest.  I heard about the Climate CoLab through the Tufts Institute […]

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Winner Spotlight: Float Map, a new NGO launched from 2013 proposal

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Keith Brower Brown and the Float Map team are an example of dedicated individuals who don’t give up until their idea is realized. Float Map was inspired by a 2013 winning proposal and was recently launched. Introducing Float Map, an interactive platform that shows the projected impacts of unchecked climate change on American homes, businesses, and […]

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Fellow Spotlight: Lydia Omuko

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Lydia Omuko is a 2015 Climate CoLab Fellow in the Other Developing Countries’ Climate Action Plan contest. This contest is one of our newly released regional climate action plans, where members can combine proposals from other Climate CoLab contests to form a coherent set of actions that can be taken in each region (India, China, […]

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