01/02/2024 - 11:06 h

The Climate Emergency Marathon gets under way

Climate change. Over fifty buildings and facilities are taking part in this year’s marathon, which will run from 2 February to 1 March 2024.

26/01/2024 - 12:29 h

Commitment to improve air quality in the city

Climat emergency. The city is working to continue developing environmental policies and become climate neutral by 2030.

24/01/2024 - 15:48 h

How the furniture and clothing collection service works

Service information. Barcelona has free municipal services for recycling old furniture and reusing clothing items that people no longer wear.

24/01/2024 - 14:50 h

Barcelona holds the most important environmental education meeting of recent years in Catalonia

Nearly a thousand people will attend the 3rd National Environmental Education Congress (CNEA), which will be held in Barcelona between 25 and 27 January.

18/01/2024 - 20:04 h

Record number of sustainable journeys in Barcelona in 2023

Mobility and transport. Journeys on foot, on public transport, by bike or PMVs reached 80.1% for the first time.

13/12/2023 - 13:50 h

Cars with ECO badges now outnumber those with B badges

Environment and sustainability. Since February, ECO-badge cars account for 24.7% of those in the city, while B-badge cars make up 18.1%.

COP28
01/12/2023 - 14:22 h

Barcelona participates in the World Climate Summit COP28

Environment. Barcelona takes to the summit the need to prioritise policies and actions for a just transition in the fight against climate change.

Fase de preemergència per sequera
30/11/2023 - 11:37 h

Pre-emergency stage of Barcelona’s drought protocol activated

Drought. A new scenario not initially contemplated in the Drought Plan.

24/11/2023 - 16:53 h

New paving made from non-reusable plastics and residue ink

Urban planning and infrastructures. The new surface has been installed in Carrer de Josep Solvila, in Sant Andreu.

17/11/2023 - 14:03 h

The Drought, Water Saving, and Decarbonisation: Key Themes of the More Sustainable Schools Course

Sustainability. A total of 14 educational centres are joining this municipal programme this year, comprising 381 centres from across the city.