Brest water retention solutions for stormwater management and green gardens
In 2018 the plan for a new form of stormwater management project in Brest metropolis was approved as part of the communities 2019-2025 Climate Air Energy Plan. The plan will offer citizens the opportunity to buy rainwater barrels at a 70% reduced price. The water barrels will benefit citizens by reducing water consumption and as...Read more
GrowGreen Citizen Engagement for Nature-based Solutions – reflecting on lessons learnt!
GrowGreen aims to create Nature-based Solutions in cities for climate and water resilience, sustainable economic growth, and healthy citizens and environments. As the final project year commences, a number of demonstration projects are completed and ready to showcase lessons learnt from their interactions with citizens. Citizens are key actors in the development and implementation of...Read more
Work begins on the blue-green pedestrian corridor in Benicalap, Valencia
Green space with an innovative drainage pavement system that collects water will be built along a route of nearly 1000 square metres. The work, which will be completed in approximately six months, is being carried out by Bipolaire, one of the partners in GrowGreen. The main objective of this pilot initiative of the GrowGreen project...Read more