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ABB and CERN identify 17.4% energy-saving opportunity in the Laboratory’s cooling and ventilation motors

Through a strategic research partnership focused on CERN’s cooling and ventilation systems, energy efficiency audits have helped to identify a savings potential of 17.4% across a total of 800 motors

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Knowledge sharing
28 February, 2024
Knowledge sharing
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28 February, 2024

CERN publishes its environment report for 2021–2022

The report highlights progress and areas for future development in CERN’s ongoing efforts to minimise its environmental footprint

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Knowledge sharing
04 December, 2023
Knowledge sharing
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04 December, 2023

CERN energy management: a collective effort

Find out how we can all help to improve CERN’s energy performance

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At CERN
22 November, 2023
At CERN
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22 November, 2023

Carbon dioxide for the environment

Following the completion of a successful in-house development phase, CERN is equipping the ATLAS and CMS detectors with new carbon dioxide (CO2) cooling systems that will contribute to the transition towards green and sustainable technology in this area

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Engineering
12 October, 2023
Engineering
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12 October, 2023

CERN marks World Environment Day with a new video

Monday 5 June marked the 50th anniversary of World Environment Day, one of the United Nations' vehicles for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment

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At CERN
07 June, 2023

Get to know CERN’s orchids and why the grass is left to grow

New biodiversity signage pops up around the sites

Announcement
At CERN
05 June, 2023
At CERN
Announcement
05 June, 2023

The 2022 CERN Knowledge Transfer highlights are now published

This report shows how CERN’s technology and expertise, paired with our partners, can drive innovation and progress for the benefit of society

Announcement
Knowledge sharing
30 March, 2023
Knowledge sharing
Announcement
30 March, 2023

Bringing students and experts together around environmental applications of accelerators

The I.FAST project’s yearly student challenge was held this summer, exploring environmental and societal applications of accelerator technology

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At CERN
24 October, 2022

Winner of the “Mining the Future” competition announced

From brick-building to online flow analyses, ideas abound for sustainable reuse of excavated material from a tunnel for a potential future CERN facility thanks to the “Mining the Future” competition held as part of the FCC Innovation Study.

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Engineering
11 October, 2022