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%.

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.

14/11/2023 - 13:21 h

Three projects to be tested to create temporary areas of shade in public space

Climate emergency. The goal is to improve temperatures and comfort during the heatwaves generated by the climate emergency.

10/11/2023 - 12:38 h

Investment of 180 million euros to renew public space and urban furniture in the districts

Urban planning and infrastructures. Escalators and lifts are to be renewed, along with elements in some parks and gardens, with improvements made to paving and signage on the ground.

24/10/2023 - 17:41 h

Work starts on the biodiversity shelter in Fort Pienc

Urban planning and infrastructures. The site of the former Casa Gay will be renovated, at C/ Marina, 122.

24/10/2023 - 11:47 h

48H Agriculture and Urban Greenery

Urban allotments. This weekend, 28 and 29 October, various city allotments are offering activities and tours for all types of people as a way of promoting these unique green spaces.

08/10/2023 - 18:36 h

New drainage paving tested in the bike lane in Carrer Jordi Girona

The goal is to study the behaviour of this material and assess whether it can help reduce the risk of flooding and large pools of water forming.