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International summit on global food security is bringing together leading researchers in Linkoping

International summit on global food security is bringing together leading researchers in Linkoping

Press Releases   •   Jan 22, 2013 13:01 GMT

The question how we will secure the world's future food supply has globally become an increasingly hot issue due to climate change and the increasing shortage of arable land. International experts in food security, urban farming and agriculture will gather in Linkoping in Sweden, at the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013, January 29-31, to discuss how we are going to feed the cities of the future.

Plantagon acknowledged as one of the most promising innovations in the world

Plantagon acknowledged as one of the most promising innovations in the world

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2012 16:24 GMT

LOS ANGELES, November 30, 2012 - The Swedish company Plantagon, creator of the Plantagon Greenhouse for urban agriculture, has been elected Winner of the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. ”We are incredibly excited and grateful to have been selected as the winner among so many prominent companies from all over the world”, says Hans Hassle, Plantagon CEO.

Press invitation to the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping, Sweden

Press invitation to the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping, Sweden

Press Releases   •   Nov 15, 2012 14:43 GMT

We need transformative solutions on how to feed the cities in the urban era. We need to develop strategies for dealing with the fact that growing populations all over the world are moving into evolving mega cities. Welcome to the 2nd Urban Agriculture Summit in Linköping, Sweden, January 29-31 2013.

Plantagon is endorsing partner of Resilient Cities 2012, 3rd Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

Plantagon is endorsing partner of Resilient Cities 2012, 3rd Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation

Press Releases   •   Apr 11, 2012 12:16 BST

Plantagon is endorsing partner of Resilient Cities 2012, 3rd Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation from 12 to 15 May 2012 in Bonn, Germany. "We are excited to be part of Resilient Cities. Feeding the city is one of the major challenges ahead. The Plantagon Greenhouse is a response to this challenge", says Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon.

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Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

News   •   Nov 29, 2012 01:09 GMT

Swedish company Plantagon in the finals for the Red Herring Top 100 Global Award. Representing Plantagon in the finals – a live presentation before the Red Herring jury in Los Angeles November 27-29 – is Mr. S. Ramakrishnan, Area Manager, and Tadodaho Sidney Hill, Six Nations Confederacy, representing Plantagon's Board and owners, the Onondaga Nation. The winners will be announced November 29.

The Swedish government’s clean-tech initiative offers to feed the cities of the world

The Swedish government’s clean-tech initiative offers to feed the cities of the world

News   •   Feb 28, 2012 15:37 GMT

Sweden launches a new offer to feed the cities of the world through SymbioCity, a network of Swedish companies and organizations within sustainable urban development, founded by the Swedish Government and Swedish Industry. The new offer Urban Agriculture, is a new way to cultivate food by building vertical greenhouses that reduce transport costs and emissions.

Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, speaks on "Feeding the city", in television seminar about Urban Agriculture

Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, speaks on "Feeding the city", in television seminar about Urban Agriculture

News   •   Nov 15, 2011 23:51 GMT

Hans Hassle, CEO of Plantagon, speaks on "Feeding the city", in the televised seminar about Urban Agriculture by The Swedish Educational Television, UR Samtiden. The title of today's seminar is "The city of our dreams: Farming in the city." Also participating: Jan de Wilt, Innovatie Netwerk; Stefan Jakobsson, Tekniska Verken in Norrköping and Jürgen Granstedt, Agroetanol.

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?"

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The Plantagon Greenhouse - Linköping model viewed from the north side

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The Plantagon Greenhouse - updated Linköping type with greenhouse and office parts combined. View from the north side, showing the side o...

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Professor Ulf Ranhagen speaks at the Urban Agriculture Summit, January 2013

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The Plantagon Greenhouse

The Plantagon Greenhouse

Illustration of a Plantagon Greenhouse with combined parts, on the side facing south, for greenhouse food production and, on the north si...

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The Plantagon Greenhouse

The Plantagon Greenhouse

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Ambition Made Real - Hans Hassle, CEO, Plantagon. Sustainability Innovation Summit 2013.

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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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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 Greenhouse for urban agriculture (with music)

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An inside view of the Plantagon greenhouse for vertical farming in urban areas. The Plantagon minimizes the need for energy, water and pe...

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Invitation to The Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping

Transformative solutions on how we feed people in the urban era. Welcome to the Urban Agriculture Summit 2013 in Linköping, Sweden, in January 29-31, 2013.

Plantagon CENTEC folder in Chinese (Mandarin) for ENERCHINA, Beijing June 1-13

PLANTAGON參與會議的中國環境“ENERCHINA”從6月10日至6月13日在北京。看到更多的中國信息。 Plantagon is through CENTEC participating in ENERCHINA - June 10-13, 2012 in Beijing - the leading exhibition in China for the energy-saving, renewable energy, clean energy and environmental technologies, products and services with the unique support from China National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).

List of 15 sorts of Asian vegetables that we plan to grow in the Plantagon Greenhouse

This is a short list of 15 sorts of Asian leafy vegetables that we plan to grow in the Plantagon Greenhouse. At the moment we are planning a crop that does not have to be harvested subsequently, does not have to be bound and does not need to be put in a dark room for planting. That is why leafy greens are suitable.

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.

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  • CEO of Plantagon International AB
  • CEO of Plantagon International AB
  • hans.hassle@plantagon.com
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