You may have heard about bioeconomy and wondered what it is all about. It describes a future in which we rely on renewable biological resources to meet our needs for food, materials and energy.
Research and development is the bedrock of innovation. A big investment in R&D indicates a thriving and entrepreneurial industrial spirit, and figures from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) highlight the countries spending the most – and least – on this important driver of economic growth, which covers three activities: basic research, applied research and experimental development.
Applications For The 2016 New Energy Pioneers Are Now Open. The deadline for applications is 30 November 2015.