News tagged with urban area

Disguising small wind turbines

The visual impact of small wind turbines in an urban area can be a source of concerns. It's up to developers to find smart ideas and designs to integrate them into communities โ€“ and to convince locals that they're the way ...

dateMay 08, 2017 in Energy & Green Tech
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How to embrace urban living, but avoid an apocalypse

Cities โ€“ we are repeatedly told โ€“ are the future. Governments and global corporations seek to increase productivity by accelerating urban growth, while more and more citizens migrate to cities, in search of a better life. ...

dateApr 14, 2017 in Environment
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Urban wild boars prefer natural food resources

Different than expected, wild boars do not come to Berlin in order to use garbage or other anthropogenic food resources. In fact, also in the city they predominantly consume natural resources. This is the surprising result ...

dateApr 13, 2017 in Ecology
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