Tag Archive for 'collaborative consumption'

Ecobuild exhibition and seminars at ExCeL London- 20 to 22 March 2012

February 4th, 2012 by Events

Ecobuild, the world’s largest event for sustainable design, construction and the built environment, takes place at London’s ExCeL from Tuesday 20 March to Thursday 22 March 2012. Over 1,500 suppliers will be exhibiting, from companies such as Saint-Gobain, BASF Construction Chemicals, Kingspan, Vaillant, and Worcester Bosch, to up and comers in Ecobuild’s Green shoots entrepreneurs’ […]

Rachel Botsman speaks about collaborative consumption at HP [email protected] 2011

August 31st, 2011 by Rachel Botsman

Rachel Botsman, founder of CC Lab and author of “What’s Mine is Yours: How Collaborative Consumption is Changing the Way We Live“, speaks at the HP [email protected] 2011 post event about Collaborative Consumption – the future of innovation. “Technology is going to enable collaboration, creativity, and connectivity in ways and on a scale that has […]

The rise and rise of collaborative consumption

April 19th, 2011 by Richard Lord

Rachel Botsman is co-author of the book ‘What’s Mine is Yours‘ which The Financial Times described as “a remarkably hopeful and accessible book about a social revolution gaining momentum.”

Sustainability requires restraint

April 19th, 2011 by Ed Gillespie

There I was, kicking back in my Edun “natural indigo” organic jeans (£163), sipping on an icy cold glass of Fleury vintage organic champagne (£56 a bottle), having taken my new Porsche 918 hybrid supercar (£524,000) for a spin, when I started pondering where my next holiday might be. Would it be the languid lagoons […]