30/06/2022 - 16:11 h

All set for the transformation of the Barcelona Superblock in L’Eixample

Urban planning. The first stage of work gets under way in July and midway through August the most significant changes will be made to turn the streets of Consell de Cent, Girona, Rocafort and Comte Borrell into green streets.

29/06/2022 - 13:48 h

Would electric machinery make public works quieter?

Urban planning. The project will last five weeks and gauge pollutant emissions, the improvement in noise levels and energy consumption of two types of machinery.

21/06/2022 - 14:54 h

Greenery and Biodiversity Charter to guide the design of green spaces in the city

Climate emergency. Application of criteria for a more liveable city, with public space at the service of citizens and highlighting the value of nature.

14/06/2022 - 10:00 h

Taking care of ourselves in the heat

Health. In the summer, particularly during heatwaves, a change in habits will help us keep cool and keep our homes cool.

distintiu de refugi climàtic de la ciutat
13/06/2022 - 18:02 h

Nearly 200 climate shelters to beat the heat in the city

Climate emergency. Some 95% of local people will have a climate shelter within ten minutes of their home to protect them from the high temperatures.

Superilla de Sant Antoni
03/06/2022 - 14:31 h

New cycle of lectures for a fair ecological transition

Ecological transition. Kate Raworth, ecological economist and creator of the doughnut theory, will get the cycle under way on 11 June.

30/05/2022 - 14:53 h

Administrations stand together to maintain the Low Emission Zone

The City Council, the Government of Catalonia and the Barcelona Metropolitan Area have lodged appeals against the ruling by the High Court of Catalonia annulling the by-law on the low emission zone.

30/05/2022 - 12:41 h

Barcelona hosts the “Your Plate, Your Planet” conference: a global movement of cities committed to addressing the climate emergency

From 23 to 25 May, technical and political leaders from six cities around the world met in Barcelona to make progress in developing food policies for climate action.

26/05/2022 - 19:36 h

New promenade to complete the connection between the city and the sea

Urban planning. The new green promenade addresses the long-standing need to renew the last stretch of the city coastline still to be remodelled.

20/05/2022 - 09:33 h

Barcelona has played host to an Academy for strengthening inclusive climate action

Climate emergency. Barcelona recently played host to the ICA Academy, on 16, 17 and 18 May, with a group of six cities for exchanging experiences on the fight against energy poverty.