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Resource Efficiency

The world needs solutions

We are facing an existential environmental crisis. Climate change, depletion of natural resources, and biodiversity harm are all major issues that need to be addressed. A forceful response is necessary, which will require a paradigm shift in human activity to mitigate and adapt to the impacts of these issues. It is vital that immediate action is taken to address these issues, as the longer we wait, the more difficult and costly it will be to solve them.

Key megatrends

Resource scarcity, energy transition, climate change.

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Exited investments


Investment range

EUR 40-200 m

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Impacted SDGs

SDG 11
SDG 12
SDG 13
SDG 14

What are the challenges?

Climate action failure

Carbon budget for 1.5 degree scenario depleted by 2031 at current pace of emissions

Natural resource crisis

2x human demand on Earth’s ecosystem by 2030

Biodiversity harm

10-100x higher rate of extinction than historical average

What are the solutions?

Circularity & waste

Enabling the transition to a waste-free and circular economy through efforts to reduce waste, decrease emissions, become more self-sufficient, and maximize the value of the materials we use.

Main outcomes

Resources are effectively used, resold, reused, and ultimately recycled

A sustainable food system providing healthy foods and minimal food waste

Smarter use of energy and an increase in renewable energy

Where do we play?

Society at large – people, species, natural ecosystems

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Does your company solve global challenges?

Summa is always on the lookout for innovative organizations that are tackling global challenges and making a positive impact on the world. We are always interested in connecting with like-minded individuals and companies who share our passion for creating a sustainable future.