Tag Archives: environment

IKEA Just Released Free Plans For A Sustainable Garden That Can Feed A Neighborhood

There’s a lot to appreciate about the Swedish company IKEA. From its numerous projects which have helped raise awareness about the Syrian peoples’ plight to its commitment to the environment by using mushroom-based packaging that decomposes within weeks, the furniture business is progressive, to say the least. Now, IKEA has released open source plans for The Growroom, …

14 September-15, 2013: days of mobility in Lausanne, live the eco-mobility.

As a prelude to the mobility week, the Signal de Sauvabelin in Lausanne will host Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September 2013, the days of mobility, jointly organized by the Industrial Services (LIS) Lausanne and Lutry. Under the slogan live the eco-mobility!, the public can try bikes, scooters or cars, electric, gas, biogas or hybrids. …

Agglomeration projects: consultation on the distribution of federal funds

Bern, 26.06.2013 – from 2015, thirty-five cities and towns should receive Confederation approximately CHF 1.6 billion to improve their transport infrastructure. This amount corresponds to thirty to forty percent of the cost of the selected measures. The federal Council today launched the consultation on this matter, which will last until end of October 2013. Infrastructure …