Known the world over for its architecture, history, cultural life and, even, it’s wild party scene, the city of Kraków is in the process of carving a new reputation – that of a green, innovative town committed to safeguarding its environmental future.
Already hailed by the UN, Planet Heroes are the world’s first crowdfunding platform for local clean-up actions.
Driven by a public backlash against the widespread use of concrete in urban revitalization projects, plans for Plac Wolności in Łódź have been updated to feature over 4,000 plants and swathes of greenery.
The number of Polish firms investing in green solutions to reduce the harmful environmental effects of their operations has more than doubled over a year.
The PGE Group wants to offer only green energy by 2050, company representatives told a Wednesday press conference.
The route from the Warsaw Development Forum will encompass the whole city and connect squares, parks, gardens, allotment gardens, forests, reserves, forts, and selected cemeteries into coherent walking and cycling trails with unified spatial identification.
Architects say the main design goal is to make Łód’s Freedom Square “a friendly place for residents and tourists.”
According to diplomatic sources, of the Just Transition Mechanism’s 100 bln euros, Poland is to get EUR 27 bln, more than any other EU member state.