The design of the station’s buildings will include eco-friendly solutions to make the station self-sufficient in energy as well as smog-fighting paving slabs, which will convert toxic exhaust fumes into harmless substances, a wall of air-cleaning plants on the roof of the planned parking and a rainwater collection system.
In a survey conducted by Essential Living, the Polish capital came in at number nine on the green ranking, sandwiched between Vienna at number eight and Barcelona.
Along with being good for birds the revolutionary bus reduces dust and absorbs CO2.
Ikea has created the world’s first ‘House of Tomorrow’ in order to promote sustainability in urban environments and an eco-friendly lifestyle that limits the amount of waste produced by households.
This year, nearly PLN 10 billion (EUR 2.26 bln) will go to support green investments, Climate Minister Michal Kurtyka has said. He stated the money would be allocated for, among other projects, eco-friendly transport, energy efficiency and photovoltaic development.
Inspired by the increasingly popular kombucha fermented tea, MakeGrowLab’s Babcha Boy helps not only with the fermentation of tea, but also of local herbs, fruits and vegetables.
The companies were listed by think-tank Klub Jagiellonska as firms in the forefront of the battles against anything from water pollution to fossil fuels.
The pensioners from Nowe Warpno who want to rid their town of plastic bags have so far stitched together over 500 fabric bags and now say they want everyone in the area to have one so that they can “become the first municipal area in Poland that works on behalf of the ecology.”
The value of the Polish market of eco-friendly cosmetics has increased by 71 percent over the last year, the daily Puls Biznesu wrote on Wednesday citing a study by pollster GfK Polonia.
TFN meets eco star Julia Mafalda, the Polish woman looking to connect the world with a revolutionary 'planet-first' app.