Bones pràctiques

  • Schlierberg: el barrio alemán que con paneles solares genera 4 veces más energía que la que consume

    Font: EcoInventos Obtener energía eléctrica a través de la energía solar es una de las formas mas seguras, limpias y abundantes que conocemos. Conociendo este inmenso potencial, una aldea en Freiburg, Alemania, conocida como Schlierberg, generan mas de 4 veces la energía...

    • novembre 25, 2015
  • Don’t Mourn Miami Just Yet

    Font: CityLab   It’s time to mourn Miami, for as Stan and Paul Cox grimly explain in the New Republic, climate change is submerging the city we used to know. No U.S. metropolitan area is experiencing the...

    • novembre 25, 2015
  • Knowledge of Place: Connecting Generations with Ondergronds Amsterdam

    Font: The ProtoCity   As the city fluctuates to accommodate new locals and develop new trends, certain residents and their experiences are overlooked and underappreciated. Recent waves of interest in living in the city often focusses on...

    • novembre 25, 2015
  • Tras 25 años, vecinos de Milwaukee logran convertir un estacionamiento para autos en un espacio público

    Font: Plataforma Urbana   La organización estadounidense Project for Public Spaces (PPS), se dedica desde hace 30 años a asesorar a las organizaciones comunitarias y a los gobiernos de las ciudades para que puedan participar en la construcción...

    • novembre 23, 2015
  • The innovative delivery system transforming Gothenburg’s roads

    Font: The Guardian Cities   “I call it the rolling deckchair,” says Johan Erlandsson as his six-wheeled cargo bike, the Velove Armadillo, glides down the cobbled pedestrian streets of central Gothenburg. Stretching 14ft long but only 34...

    • novembre 21, 2015
  • That Dutch Solar-Panel Bike Lane Really Works

    Font: CityLab   A year ago the Dutch town of Krommenie made bicycling even greener by opening a bike path composed of solar panels. This had never been done before, so it was anyone’s guess whether it...

    • novembre 21, 2015
  • My Brilliant Career. Gothenburg, Sweden

    Font: Cities of Migration   “Sweden is a place with two doors. The first is the door to the country; this door is open. The second is the door to the labour market, and it’s closed” –...

    • novembre 15, 2015
  • Get Refugees Cycling! The Bike Project

    Source: Cities of Migration London is a city that is rich in opportunities. But getting around the city can be difficult – particularly so for refugees and asylum seekers without their own transportation and limited means.  A...

    • novembre 14, 2015
  • Bairro problemático na periferia de Lisboa vira galeria de arte

    Font: Conexão Lusófona   A Quinta do Mocho é um bairro social em Loures, nos arredores de Lisboa, que, regra geral, só é notícia por motivos menos bons. Mas não desta vez. Desta vez o bairro é notícia...

    • novembre 12, 2015
  • Indianapolis Just Got Little Free Libraries Right

    Font: City Lab   Some people who try to install modest Little Free Libraries find themselves in spats—or legal kerfuffles—with site owners who accuse them of shrugging off zoning laws. But in Indianapolis, there are city-sanctioned, immersive...

    • novembre 12, 2015