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Melbourne Water launch Innovation Competition to find solutions to fight climate change

17th October 2018 @ 8:00 am - 3rd December 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Melbourne Water in Victoria, Australia are launching a competition looking for innovative ways to reduce or eliminate Scope 1 greenhouse gas emissions (methane and nitrous oxide) from their wastewater treatment plants. This competition provides the opportunity to submit ideas to Melbourne Water to reduce emissions and winners will share in a pool of up to $200,000 (AUD), allowing them to take the next steps in bringing their ideas to life.

This is a two-stage competition that opens on 22 October 2018 and ideas must be submitted before 5pm on 3 December 2018 (AEDT).

All ideas will be assessed by the Competition Jury on merit according to the evaluation criteria. Shortlisted entrants will be announced in February 2019. These selected entrants will be invited to submit a Detailed Solution. The final winners will be announced in mid-2019.

For more information on this competition please visit the competition website or take a look at the:

Competition Brief 

Innovation Contest Flyer

For more information please contact:  innovationcontest@melbournewater.com.au



17th October 2018 @ 8:00 am
3rd December 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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Melbourne water
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