In case of flood, Hamburg has created its modern “Harbor City” on dwelling mounds

In case of flood, Hamburg has created its modern “Harbor City” on dwelling mounds

Hamburg’s “Harbor City” is an example of city planners who thought about floods. They built the new district on dwelling mounds, eight meters over sea level. Also, in the ground floor flats are prohibited, only gastronomy and offices are allowed.

We have already used up all our natural resources for 2018

We have already used up all our natural resources for 2018

Earth Overshoot Day tells us when we have used up all our natural resources that only grow back within a year. In 2018 we would need 1.7 planets to support our demand on earth’s ecosystem, because in August we have already used all resources for this year.

Aemet: We transform the Spanish highways into a sustainable network

Aemet: We transform the Spanish highways into a sustainable network

The Spanish Meteorological Agency AEMET calculates the weather predictions in Spain and its influences on the road network. My Climate Service spoke to project manager Ernesto Rodriguez Camino about the upcoming extreme weather events and his tasks within CLARITY.