Sustainable innovations implemented around the world which may be of interest to improve the work in Bio-districts, Eco-regions and all living territories.
CASE DELL’ACQUA IN ITALY
PUBLIC WATER SOURCES FOR LOCAL COMMUNITIES
The Case dell’Acqua are a public service of quality drinking water, through kiosks equipped with filtration and supply systems. Their function is to replace the consumption of bottled water with the water provided by the city aqueduct, generating great benefits to the environment. The water supplied at the kiosks is natural or carbonated and refrigerated. In Italy, the first Water Houses were implemented about twenty years ago on the initiative of municipal administrations and their great success led to their multiplication throughout the country, in cities and towns, reaching ...MORE
FINALISTS OF THE NATURA 2000 AWARD 2020 EDITION ORGANIZED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION
The European Commission has announced the 27 finalists for the 2020 edition of the Natura 2000 Award, selected out of 79 eligible applications from twenty-six EU Member States as well as the United Kingdom. The selected finalists for the 2020 edition are from Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and the United Kingdom. They include several cross-border projects which involve partners from additional EU Member States. ...MORE