New green Danish town pioneer for sustainable urban development

A new sustainable Danish town, Vinge, is under construction in a bare field north of Copenhagen. According to politiken.dk, the town will have CO2 neutral geothermal heating, a sharing neighborhood concept (shared gardens, trampolines, barbeques), excellent internet, plenty of bike lanes, good public transport (30 min. to central Copenhagen), and a river delta designed to… Continue reading New green Danish town pioneer for sustainable urban development

True healthy environmentalists stay home, dig potatoes, and pick berries!

In the part of the world where I live, environmental sustainability and healthy living are trendy. Many people talk about both, share stories on Facebook and Twitter about environmental crooks and heroes, exchange tips and recipes with quinoa, coconut sugar, acai berries and other exotic ingredients. Environmentally, I feel guilty when I drive my diesel… Continue reading True healthy environmentalists stay home, dig potatoes, and pick berries!