Today more than two thirds of Europeans live in towns and cities. Urban areas concentrate most of the environmental challenges facing our society but also bring together commitment and innovation to resolve them. The European Green Capital Award has been conceived to promote and reward these efforts. Find Out More

Creating Colour and Energy from dull Noise Barriers

July 22, 2015

In April 2015, two test noise barriers fitted with multi-coloured plastic panels that serve as LSCs were installed at the side of a highway just outside of Den Bosch.... read more

London’s train stations transforming coffee waste to energy

July 22, 2015

The UK’s Network Rail has agreed a contract with ‘Bio-bean’, an innovative company which can transform waste coffee beans into biofuels.... read more

The 14th TRANSED Conference

28th Jul 2015 - 31st Jul 2015

The conference aims to promote and encourage the development of transport services and systems that meet the needs of people with disabilities. read more

SER 2015 - Towards Resilient Ecosystems: Restoring the Urban, the Rural and the Wild

23rd Aug 2015 - 27th Aug 2015

The 6th World conference on Ecological Restoration will take place in Manchester, England, from the 23rd - 27th August 2015. read more