Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

Tag: Environment

New sustainable approach to land use will see green areas reclassified A RADICAL new building ban will prevent further erosion of the islands’ valuable green spaces. The Balearic parliament ruling means that land previously classified as...

PLANS to use molten plastic slag from the waste centre to expand ports have received the backing of multiple government sectors. The Balearic Port Authority and Tirme, the company incinerating plastics for the expansions, were...

THE stretch of water between Barcelona and the Balearics, known as the Mediterranean Whale Migration Corridor, will be declared a Marine Protected Area. In a victory for the environment, the 46,263 square metre area will...

Maria Garcia expects Spain to meet its target of reducing emissions by 26% before 2030, but said Spain must do more

Stop Mosquitoes marched through the city to protest the lack of action taken by the council

Sacyr Industrial will build a geothermal plant in the region next August

Lego-style houses are becoming a reality, thanks to savvy Ronda-based estate agent Thorwald Bodensiek who is building one of Europe’s first recycled plastic brick factories near Malaga

Officials want to reduce the region’s energy consumption by 25%

Andalucia reused a whopping 329 tonnes of lightbulbs last year, but the region has a way to go before matching Madrid and Catalunya.

As Spain’s top chef Eneko Atxa opens in London, Jon Clarke checks out the green and wacky world of his Basque restaurant

A hands-on practical centre for low impact living and environmental education

The Supreme Court ruling over the Algarrobico was a great victory for environmentalists, but the fight to preserve Spain’s wild spaces goes on. Rob Horgan and Tom Powell examine fierce ecological battles which remain unresolved across the country

At least 18 vultures are still alive and well

Development will feature ‘green technology’ never seen before in Gibraltar

The Algarrobico case has dragged on since work on the building stopped in 2005 on protected land

Plans to extract gas from Doñana nature reserve win a provisional stay of execution

International Earth Day celebrates 45 years of existence today

Ronda’s Los Merinos golf macroproject has been scrapped by the Supreme Court after almost a decade of legal warfare

Could your rubbish be considered a work of art?

‘Waste not want not’ as Andalucia’s iconic crop goes electric

Acciona is the only company to make the grade

Robert Redford is a piglet in a video that promotes good environmental habits

Spain falls two places in world sustainability rankings

But meteorologists still say carbon dioxide levels are 'unprecedented'

Owned by Real Madrid president Florentino Perez, the site is demanding €1.4 billion in compensation

Gamesa will use the extra revenue for international expansion

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