Petar Ostojic

34 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | 5 Followers | @ostojic | CEO at Neptuno Pumps. Mechanical Engineer, M.Sc. Endeavor Entrepreneur - Moving towards a Circular Economy from the driest place on Earth.

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Sustainability

The Circular Economy Is at the Heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Little more than a month after many of us were at the Paris climate summit, there are several familiar faces in Davos. The Paris accord set a firm path that will allow commitments to become reality, even with its shortcomings. For business leaders that means investment decisions will become easier …

These are the Pioneers of the Circular Economy

Now that the celebrations of the Paris climate talks are over, the hard work of reducing greenhouse gas begins. With that in mind, the Circulars, an …

Reduce, Reuse, Retool

Last week in Paris I got to be part of a big announcement about energy and climate. Several governments and private investors came together to make …

The circular economy offers opportunities to boost jobs and tackle climate change, according to study on Sweden by The Club of Rome<p>Odds are, your mobile phone is less than two years old. Today’s economy is built on a “fast turnover” principle. The faster we replace our gadgets the better – not only …

Sustainability

'It's Gonna Be Messy, It's Gonna Be Slow': The Way to a Circular Economy

<b>By Nicole Pfefferle, MS candidate, environmental studies and sustainability science, Lund University</b><p>"The time will come when we regret...not acting today," predicts British professor Paul Ekins. Since 1987, when the World Commission on Environment and Development started publishing the Brundtland …

With the Paris agreement on the books, it’s time to look at how climate change – and its mitigation – will impact businesses, and how they can adapt<p>As 2015 comes to a close, we can look forward to starting a new year with a global climate change agreement that has been signed by 95% of the world’s …

Climate

NASA's Cady Coleman on the necessity of circular economy thinking

In preparing for a mission to Mars sometime in the future, NASA astronaut Cady Coleman came to VERGE 2015 because the space agency must hone …

How vulnerable is your country to climate change?

2015: The Year the Weather Took a Particularly Wild Ride

By Katherine Bagley

The year in climate change: 2015 may be the beginning of the end

The Earth’s climate has never had a year like 2015.<p>It’s likely to shatter the record for the hottest year since humans started keeping track. But the …

El medio ambiente debe ser negocio

De la tripleta “reducir, reutilizar y reciclar”, la cumbre de París abordó lo primero; hay margen para más<p>Quizá lo mejor que le sucedió a la economía …

How the new circular economy offers new business opportunities for trash.

<i>This article originally appeared in</i> Inc.<p>A key to sustainable business in every industry is creating a circular economy: What used to be considered …

Is It Time for a New Type of CEO – the Circular Economy Officer?

Related:<p>As more and more companies look to adopt closed-loop business models, the question of whether to create dedicated circular economy roles …

Comentario en La Economía Circular y sus escuelas de pensamiento por ¿En qué consiste la Economía del Rendimiento? - ecointeligencia - ponte al día en diseño sostenible!

[…] que nos faltaba por tratar, la Economía del Rendimiento, terminamos el recorrido detallado de las escuelas de pensamiento que han dado lugar a lo …

Carlos Martínez Orgado: "La economía circular es mucho más que las tres erres"

En declaraciones a EsRadio Galicia, el Presidente de Honor de la Fundación para la Economía Circular, Carlos Martínez Orgado, explicó la esencia de …

Guardian sustainable business,Waste,Recycling,Environment,Ethical and green living,Corporate social responsibility,Business<p>Think you’re up to date with all things circular economy this year? Put your knowledge to the test and let us know how you score

Sustainability

The European Union Moves Towards the Circular Economy: With a Declaration of Principles or Effective Measures for Growth?

The world is round, not flat -- so is economics.<p>2014 for Europe should have been the year of the circular economy, which is the new global paradigm for designing patterns of development of our society and industry from here to 2050. But it was not. Europe had the opportunity to again led the world …

Neptuno Pumps and Circular Economy - Petar Ostojic - Economía Circular desde el Desierto más Árido del Mundo

We are proud to be featured as a <b>Circular Economy</b> success case at the <b>Ellen MacArthur Foundation</b> Network Map:<p>Neptuno Pumps has taken full advantage of …

Centro de Remanufactura de Bombas Neptuno Pumps ofrece un 100% de aumento disponibilidad de equipos

Presentación | Fichas técnicas sobre la Unión Europea | A su servicio | Parlamento Europeo

Presentación. Las fichas técnicas ofrecen una visión de conjunto de la integración europea y del papel del Parlamento Europeo.

Economía Circular en Español

We can remedy our planet’s problems, but only if we are willing to redesign wasteful manufacturing processes and give up our throwaway habits<p>The world’s mineral and metal reserves are dwindling, but that doesn’t mean it’s time for development to switch into reverse gear. If we could redesign our …

Lessons from Easter Island about why we need a circular economy

This post is by Liz Goodwin, CEO of WRAP. It first appeared on Guardian Sustainable Business. We hear a lot about how we are running out of resources …

The Circulars 2016 Finalist - Neptuno Pumps

Why the circular economy is key to our low-carbon future

Leading in business today requires addressing some major global problems, one of which is climate change, which can seem insurmountable. However, …

Waste to Wealth: The Circular Economy Advantage

<i>Linear take-make-waste consumption economies are in many ways highly inefficient. In a bid to move humanity towards a more sustainable model,</i> …

La economía circular trasciende al reciclado

El Presidente de Honor de la Fundación Economía Circular, Carlos Martínez Orgado, abrió el pasado 1 de julio, tras el acto inaugural protagonizado …

2X Finalistas en The Circulars 2016 - Petar Ostojic - Economía Circular desde el Desierto más Árido del Mundo

Estamos felices y orgullosos de poder decir que Neptuno Pumps se ha convertido en la primera empresa chilena en ser seleccionado como finalista en …