The heat-beating bus stops in Białystok will be surrounded by decorative grasses and perennial shrubs which city authorities say will “mitigate the effects of climate change by lowering the temperature and reducing the phenomenon of so-called urban heat island, microclimate improvement, rainwater retention”.
The hand-painted poles which have appeared in Poznań visually present particular data, such as the percentage of deforestation and air pollution.
Declared extinct by ecologists in 2002, the 2.5cm Black Bee has now been spotted in six permanent habitats after ecologists urged Facebook users to send in photos.
The team at Gdańsk University of Technology say their innovative polymer is a combination of thermoplastic starch from potato flour and Poly(lactic acid) (PLA for short). But don’t try and eat it!
With all its products vegan and cruelty free, Bohema want to change the face of fashion.
Based on a similar concept to pop-up Brixton and Bangkok’s Art Box, the solar-powered, five-storey, vegetation-covered complex will have three main zones: food and catering, service and commercial areas (with small boutiques of Polish designers), and an events hall dedicated to workshops, exhibitions and lectures.
Nearly 3,000 people took part in the "March for Climate", on Saturday, in Poland's southern city of Katowice, the capital of the Silesian mining district and the scene of the ongoing COP24 climate summit.
Inside the tram travellers are surrounded by green and shrubbery and the relaxing sounds of nature, while information boards show them how air pollution can affect their short and long-term health.
Low-emission economy, CO2 reduction and the smog problem will be among the main themes of the Tuesday-launching Pol-Eco System fair in Poznań, western Poland.
A new, greener power unit in south-western Poland has passed key tests and is set to be ready next year. The 910 MW bloc will be part of the Jaworzno III power plant owned by Tauron, one of Poland’s four major energy companies, located near the city of Katowice.