Explore the wild corners of Austria by ski and foot

Green Prophet

Salzburg, Austria in the winter. After a week of skiing, there are plenty of more wild things to do in Austria, from cross-country ski exploration trips to hiking in the winter Alps when the regular tourists –– now more than ever –– are asleep at home. .

Greenery envelopes a Snhetta-designed timber office in Austria

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Completed in 2019 in Natters, just south of Innsburck, Austria, ASI Reisen’s new head office takes inspiration from the symbiotic relationship between nature and humans for its reduced environmental impact and sustainable construction methods.

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Islamic Cemetery in Austria Reinforces Natural Connection to the End

Green Prophet

A new 8,400 square meter cemetery for Islamic burials in Austria reinforces humanity’s connection to nature until the end. Bearing this in mind, Bader aimed to design a cemetery for Muslim residents living in Altach, Austria that would be a gentle reflection of this powerful and largely overlooked sense of responsibility. Architecture & Urban Austria bernardo bader cemetery green design Islam sustainable design

Sweden and Austria close their last coal plants

AGreenLiving

Sweden and Austria have both shut their last coal-fired plants in late April, joining Belgium in going coal-free in favor of renewable energy sources. “With Sweden going coal-free in the same week as Austria, the downward trajectory of coal in Europe is clear,” Kathrin Gutmann, campaign director for Europe Beyond Coal, told PV Magazine. Go here to read the rest: Sweden and Austria close their last coal plants.

Worlds first car-free IKEA store to open in Austria

AGreenLiving

IKEA Austria has announced plans to open the world’s “most innovative and green” IKEA store — a car-free, BREEAM Excellent-targeted, mixed-use complex located in the heart of Vienna. Worlds first car-free IKEA store to open in Austria.

Fascinating modern home in Austria is cloaked in a shroud of green

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But this amazing new home nestled in Frohnleiten, Austria, uses the sports surface in a whole new way. Green Facade House in Austria. Green Facade House in Austria. B.Sameer Kumar: When you think of ‘Astroturf’, you think of Hockey. You would not really think about having an Astroturf surface in your own home unless you want to practice some field hockey indoors.

Nearly 300 trees transform a football stadium into Austrias largest public art installation

AGreenLiving

An extraordinary forest has taken root in an unexpected place—the Wörthersee football Stadium in Klagenfurt, Austria. Free to visit, the monumental art installation is Austria’s largest public art installation to date and was created to call attention to climate change and deforestation. Original post: Nearly 300 trees transform a football stadium into Austrias largest public art installation.

Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer

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Europe’s secret beauties: 5 breathtaking cities for green travelers

Green Traveler Guides

Austria Biarritz Community Europe Ferrara France Germany Heidelberg Innsbruck Italy Spain Valencia Xtras green cities EU green cities Europe| Hidden No More | The most famous European cities are on everybody’s radar, and justifiably so. But there are others equally beautiful and picturesque, just not quite so well known. Typically these tend to be even more authentic—expressly because they aren’t tourist magnets.

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Europe’s 6 best ‘green’ classical music festivals in summer 2016

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All Austria Europe Finland France Germany Grafenegg Graz Kuhmo Lake Chiemsee Ljubljana Pays de la Meije Slovenia best classical music festivals in Europe 2016 Festival Europe 2016 by Frank Kuznik Festival Messiaen 2016 Grafenegg Festival 2016 Herrenchiemsee Festival 2016 Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival 2016 Ljubljana Festival 2016 Styriarte 2016

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Expansion of Wind and Solar Power Too Slow to Stop Climate Change

Environmental News Network

But after analysing the growth rates of wind and solar power in 60 countries, researchers at Chalmers, Lund University and Central European University in Vienna, Austria conclude that virtually no country is moving sufficiently fast to avoid global warming of 1.5°C

A modern design for a sustainable, zero-waste kitchen

AGreenLiving

Designed by Austria -based furniture designer Ivana Steiner, this modern zero-waste kitchen incorporates unique features to be as environmentally conscious as any room of the home could ever hope to be.

Holiday cabin made of local materials enables the rewilding of a Devon farm

AGreenLiving

Related: Rent a minimalist tiny home on the edge of a lake in Austria The owners rent out Holly Water to holidaymakers and divert the profits into a rewilding project within the 4.5-acre field on which the cabin sits to bring diversity back to the land and welcome new wildlife.

A modern design for a sustainable, zero-waste kitchen

Inhabitant

Designed by Austria-based furniture designer Ivana Steiner, this modern zero-waste kitchen incorporates unique features to be as environmentally conscious as any room of the home could ever hope to be

Musician Manu Delago embarks on a concert tour by bike

AGreenLiving

Last Friday, he and his band played in Tirol, kicking off a 1,000-mile bike concert tour of Austria to celebrate the release of his new single “ReCycling.” Related: World’s first car-free IKEA store to open in Austria For the ReCycling tour, Delago and his band will play 25 shows in 35 days. Eco Green a-soloist-with a-tour-diary austria band bike bikes and scooters greenpeace london music road

Top cities and countries for vegans

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With 85 points, New Zealand came in a close fourth, followed by Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, Canada and Ireland. Eco Green austria bristol individual portland scotland sweden treehouse- vegan with-the-forest

Bitcoin uses more energy than all of Argentina

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Back then, we noted that Bitcoin was on track to use as much energy as Austria by the end of the year. To put this growth into perspective, the population of Austria is about 9 million, while Argentina has approximately 45 million residents. Related: Bitcoin is expected to consume enough energy to power Austria by the end of 2018 Since the Tesla announcement, Bitcoin has hit a record high in value. Bitcoin is a huge energy hog.

Pixel Hotel Tel Aviv Is A Little Love Shack (Photos)

Green Prophet

The idea started in Linz, Austria where unconventional and unused urban properties like garages or spaces within galleries – like a trailer in a gallery – is converted into micro-hotel rooms for unconventional tourists. Architecture & Urban Austria hotels Israel Tel Aviv urban architectureFrom Linz to Tel Aviv: the lifeguard loveshack, a future Pixel Hotel in Tel Avi rendering. Tafline reported last week on the unusual and super neat project of Pixel Hotels.

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An airy multigenerational home shows adaptive reuse done right

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Eco Green areas-on-earth australia austria chile farmhouse health home local massachusetts renovation rural architecture solar hot water system timber construction wood woolVienna-based architecture firm OEOOO has transformed and expanded a disused farmhouse into the Hehl Tenne House, a warm and inviting multigenerational home wrapped in timber inside and out.

Right to repair is on the way

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agreed to enforce EU repair rules, France launched a repairability index for select electronics and Austria reduced taxes on small repairs. Business Eco Green Recycle a-throwaway-culture arguments austria data france long over-the-long party products repair right

Realizing the full potential of stakeholder capitalism

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Topics Finance & Investing ESG Stakeholder Engagement Featured in featured block (1 article with image touted on the front page or elsewhere) Off Duration 0 Sponsored Article Off An Earth-Strike demonstration in Austria in 2019. Business Eco Green america answers austria definition economics fiduciary-duty importance pri program-finance stakeholder stakeholders value vote-or-should wef

Subway commuters are exposed to dangerous amounts of air pollution

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Eco Green a-higher-risk argentina austria bbc boston interior-design mainly-produced natural dyes online street understanding urban wallpaperMillions of commuters who use underground subway systems in the U.S. are exposed to dangerous rates of air pollution , according to a recent study. The study, which sampled air quality in 71 underground stations across the U.S., has revealed air pollution during the morning and evening rush is nothing short of disastrous.

Austrian Space Forum Dispatches Mars Mission in Morocco!

Green Prophet

Cleantech, Science & Technology Austria mars OEWF Sahara desert Science Mars is red and so is the Sahara desert , but the similarities between the two run deeper than that. Which is why the Austrian Space Forum (OEWF) dispatched a crew to Morocco, where they tested a series of communication, vehicular, wearable and other technologies that may eventually be deployed on the red planet, Gizmag reports.

Burmese roofed turtle is rescued from extinction

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Green a-green-mohawk a-timber-facade among-the-most austria burmese climate change endangered & extinct garden myanmar species steven-platt turtle wildlifeThe Burmese roofed turtle has been saved from the brink of extinction. The turtle had not been seen for over 20 years, leading many conservationists to assume that it was extinct. But in 2001, one Burmese roofed turtle was spotted in markets in Myanmar, sparking interest among scientists.

How ertex Integrates Solar cells into Middle East Buildings

Green Prophet

Architecture & Urban Abu Dhabi al ain Al Ain Zoo Austria building integrated photovoltaic ertex United Arab Emirates Green Prophet interviews Dieter Moor, the CEO of ertex – a building integrated photovoltaic company which recently completed a roof-based system for the the Sheik Zayad Learning Center at the Al Ain Zoo.

Germany to ban controversial weed-killer glyphosate by 2023

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It is not just Germany that is saying goodbye to glyphosate; in July, Austria was the first EU member to ban the weed killer. Eco Green austria banning-the-use birds controversial endangered have-the-chance islandReaching for the weed-killer glyphosate in Germany won’t be an option much longer.

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More evidence that U.S. energy production is too low [sarcasm]

Environmental Economics

From the AAA: Drivers this year paid the second lowest gas prices for Thanksgiving since 2008, and the national average has steadily dropped days ahead of Wednesday’s OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria. During the meeting, OPEC is expected to carve out the details for a production cut which could potentially result in an increase in global oil prices, though the details of the agreement are still unclear. Today’s average price of $2.13

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Book review: How to Think About the Climate Crisis, by Graham Parkes

A Greener Life

Drawing on a broad range of philosophical texts, Parkes – who is himself a philosopher based in Austria – shows how radical individualism is a relatively new idea. By Jeremy Williams.

Over 75 Nationalities Can Now Apply for an Egypt Visa Online

Green Prophet

Austria. Electronic visa systems have been growing in popularity for a number of years now, as governments around the world seek to find a way to facilitate the process of streamlining application processes to encourage foreign travelers to visit their country. .

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How the Production of Foie Gras Impacts the Health of Ducks and Geese

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However, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, most provinces of Austria and Israel have all unilaterally banned the production of foie gras, plus its sale in restaurants.

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Must-Visit Destinations in Central Europ

Green Prophet

Austria. Boasting its Baroque embellishments and imperial palaces is the capital of Austria – Vienna. Set between the blue Baltic Sea and the alluring Alps is is one of Europe’s most populous regions. The cultural and political history of the region is one of the key reasons the countries in Central Europe are so close knit – not just geographically, but also culturally.

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Global Warming endangering ski resorts

Eco Friendly Daily

The Alps Mountain range has warmed up three times more than the global average, and Austria and Italy are also sensitive areas. Many places depend on their alpine resorts for a major source of revenue. However, global warming is threatening these economies. With Global Warming accelerating, this is only going to get worse. Several snow events at the World Cup ski circuit have already been canceled due to lack of snow.

Embracing Your Future: Natural Swimming Pools

The Alien Next Door

NSP Woodhouse in the UK The first Natural Swimming Pools were developed in Austria ten years before you were born. NSP Biotop Austria It''s Nature''s elegance at its best, you think; according to architect Thomas Woltz, embracing the complexity of modern life while seeking meaning and narrative in both natural and man-made environments. NSP-Ecohome You step out of your Point Grey house and stroll down to the Hydrogenase Hub at Kits Beach in Vancouver.

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Signs of Global Warming or Not?

Eco Friendly Daily

There are also some species of trees in Austria, that shouldn’t be pollinating until spring, that have already begun their pollination cycles. Europe, like much of the planet, has experienced a much milder winter than normal. Restaurants in Vienna have opened their patios and beaches in Bulgaria are already packed. But Scientists are trying to determine if it’s just an unusually warm winter, or if it’s extreme proof of global warming.

10 Countries with the Best Quality Tap Water to Drink

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Austria – Alpine spring water. Austria is a mountainous country in central Europe. Tap water in Austria is supplied from spring water and groundwater. Water is such an important resource that affects. our quality of life to such a degree that it is even monitored for the OECD better life index. What is more, clean water is a major factor for a clean environment too.

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Must-Visit Destinations in Central Europe

Green Prophet

Austria. Boasting its Baroque embellishments and imperial palaces is the capital of Austria – Vienna. Set between the blue Baltic Sea and the alluring Alps is is one of Europe’s most populous regions. The cultural and political history of the region is one of the key reasons the countries in Central Europe are so close knit – not just geographically, but also culturally.

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Could an Apple Car Compete with Tesla?

Eco Auto Ninja

There’s no certainty that a car will be the end result as the project is in it’s infant stages, but executives for the Cuptertino, California based company have reportedly visited Austria to meet with automotive manufacturers. It’s been a while since Apple has made a real splash in the news, but the Wall Street Journal broke news last week with rumors that the company responsible for the creation of the iPhone has a team of employees working on a design for an electric car.

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Could an Apple Car Compete with Tesla?

Eco Auto Ninja

There’s no certainty that a car will be the end result as the project is in it’s infant stages, but executives for the Cuptertino, California based company have reportedly visited Austria to meet with automotive manufacturers. It’s been a while since Apple has made a real splash in the news, but the Wall Street Journal broke news last week with rumors that the company responsible for the creation of the iPhone has a team of employees working on a design for an electric car.

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VBITES OPENS POP UP CAFÉ IN VIENNA

Green (Living) Review

A new pop up takeaway serving award-winning plant-based foods from ethical food firm VBites has opened in Vienna, Austria. Located in the busy Mariahilferstraße 101 shopping area, the ‘vegan to go’ takeaway is open six days a week and offers a selection of vegan foods along with vegan beers and iced tea. Visitors to the pop-up can choose from the delicious VBites meat-free pizzas, burgers, fries and wraps along with Thai curry soup and salad.

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Graphite Apartments provide fillip to wood as construction material

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The laminated spruce panels were fabricated in Austria and then shipped to London where bolting took place on-site. Since the wood was sourced from Austria which can drive up costs, Innovative Timber Systems is hoping to be able to produce the same in the US to make it feasible for ordinary folks to go the eco-friendly way and use CLT to build homes. Sonia Renthlei: In London stands a building that’s claimed to be the tallest wooden residential structure in the world.

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Credit rating agency downgrades nine Euro-zone countries

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) London,UK, January 2012 : Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has downgraded the credit ratings of nine Euro-zone countries, stripping France and Austria of their coveted triple-A status. S&P has cut the ratings of Italy, Spain, Portugal and Cyprus by two notches and the standings of France, Austria, Malta, Slovakia and Slovenia by one notch each.

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Tel Aviv Lifeguard Shacks To Become Tiny Hotels

Green Prophet

We’ve heard of pixelated screens and buildings , but pixel hotels are a new phenomenon that started as an art project in Linz, Austria. Lifeguard shack on drummer’s beach in Israel is soon to be upcycled into a unique new boutique “pixel” hotel. Now these tiny hotels established in unusual, typically abandoned urban settings – whether in a garage or an art gallery – are coming to Israel.

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Sunday photo: yikes stripes!

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When you look for Austria car hire , you need only check out this website. Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? A very brief history of green wine Info News Views Our favs Useful resources Travel blogs we like Contact Sunday photo: yikes stripes! 8 August 10 · 0 comments | A Thousand Words | Y ikes stripes!

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