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Urban Agriculture - New offer in SymbioCity from Plantagon

Urban Agriculture - New offer in SymbioCity from Plantagon

Press Releases   •   Feb 27, 2012 11:00 GMT

Urban Agriculture has become a fast growing field for Swedish cleantech companies and is now launched as a new offer to the cities of the world through SymbioCity. Plantagon took the initiative to develop the new offer Urban Agriculture within SymbioCity, and the offer is delivered in cooperation with Plantagon's partners SWECO, SAAB, Combitech and Tekniska Verken.

The high-rise buildings of the cities can offer a sustainable solution to urban food production

The high-rise buildings of the cities can offer a sustainable solution to urban food production

Press Releases   •   Nov 16, 2011 16:29 GMT

WASHINGTON D.C. November 16, 2011 — Through their greenhouses, Plantagon has made industrial urban agriculture both attractive and feasible. The unique helix-shaped greenhouse offers clean and sustainable food production in urban areas. Now a new generation of urban greenhouses is here, where the high-rise buildings of the cities can offer a sustainable solution to urban food production.

Press invitation: Urban Agriculture Summit 2011 - House of Sweden, Washington D.C. - November 16

Press invitation: Urban Agriculture Summit 2011 - House of Sweden, Washington D.C. - November 16

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2011 14:52 GMT

Press invitation. Welcome to The Urban Agriculture Summit 2011 to discuss "How do we feed people in the urban era?" at House of Sweden, Washington D.C. on November 16. Join Swedish clean-tech and American know-how in a half-day seminar on how to use urban agriculture technologies to create a more sustainable city of tomorrow.

Plantagon in final for SACC NY-Deloitte Green Award 2011

Plantagon in final for SACC NY-Deloitte Green Award 2011

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2011 19:13 BST

Plantagon is named as one of three finalists by Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in New York for its 2011 Green Award, to be presented to the winner by HRH Princess Madeleine of Sweden at the Royal Gala Dinner on November 1.

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Oren Lyons, Professor and Chairman of Plantagon, speaks at The Urban Agriculture Summit 2011, November 16

Oren Lyons, Professor and Chairman of Plantagon, speaks at The Urban Agriculture Summit 2011, November 16

News   •   Nov 08, 2011 21:51 GMT

Oren Lyons, Professor and Chairman of Plantagon, speaks on "Food Security amid Global Climate Change and Diminishing Resources" at the Urban Agriculture Summit 2011, in House of Sweden, Washington D.C. November 16. The theme of the Summit is "How do we feed people in the urban era?"

Plantagon awarded the Stevie Award Distinguished Honoree, in Abu Dhabi on October 11

Plantagon awarded the Stevie Award Distinguished Honoree, in Abu Dhabi on October 11

News   •   Oct 19, 2011 22:36 BST

Plantagon was honored in The 2011 International Business Awards, and was recognized at a gala ceremony in Abu Dhabi on 11 October, where Stevie Award trophies and Distinguished Honoree (honorable mention) medals were presented. Plantagon was awarded Distinguished Honoree in the category "Food & Beverage".

Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle at The Economist Conference "Future Cities" in Stockholm

Plantagon CEO Hans Hassle at The Economist Conference "Future Cities" in Stockholm

News   •   Oct 19, 2011 22:13 BST

Future Cities - Creating Tomorrow's World - is a major international conference exploring innovative new approaches to designing, managing and financing sustainable living environments. The conference held in Stockholm, October 18-19, featured leading authorities in urban planning, energy, architecture, etc. Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, talked on "Beyond Tomorrow: Future feeding".

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Plantagon Greenhouse Building, illustration 2

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By expanding the greenhouse vertically, the crops produced through Plantagon’s patented technology, in relation to the land area used, wi...

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Plantagon Greenhouse Building B1 View 1 (Type for Linköping, Sweden)

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Plantagon Greenhouse Building B1, View 2 (Type for Linköping, Sweden)

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This is the type of Plantagon Greenhouse Building planned for Linköping. The slanted facade is adapted to temperate climate zones and sun...

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Visit to Plantagon Stockholm, October 3rd 2011, by Ms. Bernadette Rathedi, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Botswana to Sweden.

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Visit to Plantagon by Ms. Bernadette Rathedi, the Ambassador of the Republic of Botswana to Sweden meeting Hans Hassle, Plantagon CEO.

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Now we are here - about Plantagon today

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Now we are here - about Plantagon today with introduction by Plantagon CEO and founder Hans Hassle.

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The Plantagon Greenhouse - the development of our greenhouse

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The Plantagon Greenhouse - the development of our greenhouse

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Value Change for Survival - Plantagon Chairman Chief Oren R. Lyons

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Value Change for Survival - Plantagon Chairman Chief Oren R. Lyons speaks about what is needed for the future.

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The Plantagon Message

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The Plantagon Message - Indigenous Peoples of the World through the voice of Oren Lyons, Chairman of the Board of Plantagon International...

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Plantagon Opening Right - text on the City Exclusivity Certificate

Text from a Plantagon Opening Right document: "The city holding this document has chosen to be a part of the Plantagon 100 Cities Initiative. The Opening Right gives the holding City an exclusive right to initiate a development process of a Plantagon Vertical Greenhouse." Read the full text in this document.

Plantagon Urban Agriculture - presentation in 10 slides - from the Urban Agriculture Summit, in Washington D.C. November 16, 2011. A complete solution within Urban Agriculture. Available in sizes from 36 to 142 meters in diameter. Producing and selling organic food inside cities. LEED-certified. Latest cleantech solutions secures energy efficiency and recycling of water and waste.

The Ice is Melting in the North: Statement to the UN Peace Summit, August 28-31, 2000, by Oren R. Lyons

Leaders of the World! I bring you greetings from the Indigenous peoples of the north and the great Turtle Island, now called North America. I bring you the most urgent message brought to our annual gathering of traditional elders and youth by a runner from the north, from Greenland: The ice is melting in the north... (Statement to the UN Peace Summit, August 28-31, 2000, by Oren R. Lyons)

Invitation to The Urban Agriculture Summit: "How do we feed people in the urban era?" at House of Sweden, Washington DC, on November 16.

Join Swedish clean-tech and American know-how in a half-day seminar on how to use urban agriculture technologies to create a more sustainable city of tomorrow, a city where consumers will have access to healthy and nutritious food in their neighbourhood. When: November 16th, 2011, 1 PM to 5 PM Where: House of Sweden, 2900 K Street NW, Washington DC

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  • CEO of Plantagon International AB
  • CEO of Plantagon International AB
  • hans.hassle@plantagon.com
  • +46(0)8 410 165 60
  • +46(0)709179400
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