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This winter Utrecht residents can tap into hidden treasures in their own houses

Residents of Utrecht can save major sums by insulating their homes this winter

Ocean saving research awarded by Utrecht University

Utrecht University awards a special prize to oceanographer Erik van Sebille for his research focused on reducing plastic waste from the oceans. Delayed award The Agnites...

Utrecht researchers to develop app to predict plastic movement at sea

World Conservation Day has become the focal point for the Galapagos Plastic Free project, which aims to make the Galapagos Islands the first ecosystem...

Utrecht to build its first floating solar panel field

The Haarrijnseplas (Haarrijnse lake) will get its very first lot of floating solar panel islands that will help power around 1,400 households with sustainable...

Utrecht presents pro-sustainability action program “Utrecht Circular”

A city that runs entirely on renewable materials and waste used as raw material; that is the city that the municipality wants to be...

Utrecht’s plastic whale to stay a while longer

The statue of a plastic whale, to be seen at Catherijnesingel near Utrecht Central Station will stay a while longer in the city. It...

Utrecht ranks 5th best city worldwide to ride a bicycle

Anyone living in Utrecht will tell you the absolute pleasure it is to ride a bike in some of the beautiful paths that the...

Optical shop participates in recycling program

Changing your contact lenses daily for a new pair is hygienic and good for your eyes. However, the increasing popularity of daily...

Salvation Army awareness campaign for sustainable clothing

The first official Week of Second-Hand Textiles (WSHT) ends today on King's Day, the day in the year that the whole of the Netherlands...

Solar panel energy generation on the rise in Utrecht

The amount of energy that homes and businesses generated through solar panels increased greatly last year compared to 2017. While homes attributed for a 37...

A Green too far in Utrecht

Keep the forest;  Every tree counts! I read that the Golfclub de Haar wants to expand its facility from a 9 hole course to a...

More no-smoking zones as far as Groenlinks is concerned

GroenLinks Utrecht has put a proposal forward to include more public no-smoking zones in Utrecht as part of a campaign to create a 'smoke-free...

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