Objavljeno: debember 2018
Oslo’s governing mayor on how to green a city, a Mexican city gets a rebrand, car-sharing in Slovenia and Berlin’s rooftops are blooming.
Fresh thinking Germany — Urbanism
Berlin’s senate – the executive body governing Germany’s capital – has announced plans to invest €1.5m in green roofs across the city. The scheme will allow homeowners to apply for grants to transform their rooftops into verdant oases. “Green roofs have various positive effects,” says Dorothee Winden of the city’s Department for the Environment, Transport and Climate Protection. They “trap water, which then evaporates and helps cool down the city during hot summers. But most important is the way a roof garden can…