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CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from CASwiki's Spain article and is for news and comment in that context.

How to live with large predators – lessons from Spanish wolf country, Nov 15 [1]

2021[edit | edit source]

Spain to launch trial of four-day working week, Mar 15 [2]

'A role model': how Seville is turning leftover oranges into electricity, Feb 23 [3]

2020[edit | edit source]

Can we have a regenerative and circular tourism? As a Mallorca resident, Daniel Wahl thinks it's possible, Jan 19 [4]

2019[edit | edit source]

The Frugal Leftist Who Shook Up Madrid, May 24 [5]

2018[edit | edit source]

Solar, thermal… Spain's historic hotels go green, Dec 30 [6]

Balearic Islands bank on their sun to kickstart power drive, Adam Vaughan, May 4 [7]

Balearics launch pioneering plan to phase out emissions, Feb 15 [8]

In 2018, Madrid Is the City to Watch for Environmental Progress, Jan 3 [9]

2017[edit | edit source]

New Report Shines Light on Groundbreaking Catalan Cooperative, Nov 14 [10]

Climate Change Related Drought Bakes the Iberian Peninsula, Nov 10 [11]

Degrowth Discussed in the Catalan Parliament, Oct 10 [12]

How a city in Spain got rid of its cars, Aug 30 [13]

What a city in Spain learned from Sweden about promoting local food and healthier eating, Jul 21 [14]

Madrid as a democracy lab, Jul 10 [15]

How Madrid's residents are using open-source urban planning to create shared spaces – and build democracy, Jun 27 [16]

Behind the green door: Discover Andalucia's eco village of Los Molinos del Rio Agua, Jun 10 [17]

How One City in Spain Launched a Local Currency, Jun 8 [18]

Resilience, Community Action and Societal Transformation: Juan del Río, May 4 [19]

Cataluña prohíbe la entrega gratuita de bolsas de plástico en todos los comercios, Mar 31 [20]

El anillo ciclista que revolucionará la movilidad, Feb 27 [21]

10 propuestas sevillanas para luchar contra el cambio climático, Feb 26 [22]

Pamplona presents Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan, Feb 6 [23]

Gijón se adhiere al manifiesto a favor del Plan Estratégico Estatal de la Bicicleta. Jan 30 [24]

Madrid's mayor is determined to clean up its air – by pedestrianising its biggest shopping street, Jan 16 [25]

2016[edit | edit source]

Madrid Is Giving Itself a Car Ban For Christmas, Dec 5 [26]

La Red de Ciudades por la Bicicleta destaca el valor ecológico y económico de la bici, Nov 24 [27]

Barcelona is kicking cars off many of its streets, Oct 4 [28]

Packed beaches and gridlock loom large as tourists swap terrorism hotspots for Spain, May 14 [29]

Growing a better future in Mollet del Vallès, Apr 15 [30]

Madrid is covering itself in plants to help fight rising temperatures, February 3 [31]

Vitoria-Gasteiz European green capital by design, January 6 [32]

2015[edit | edit source]

Primera red ciudadana libre de Barcelona para internet de las cosas, por @carmenjane, December 28 [33]

Barcelona empieza a perfilar su polémica moneda local, October 21 [34]

Each Street Redevelopment Is a Chance for the City, September 30 [35]

Welcome to Jun, the town that ditched bureaucracy to run on Twitter, July 2 [36]

The solidarity fridge: Spanish town's cool way to cut food waste, June 25 [37]

Cycling share doubles in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the new cycling champion of Spain, May 27 [38]

Spain Got 47 Percent Of Its Electricity From Renewables In March, April 2 [39]

How Seville transformed itself into the cycling capital of southern Europe, January 28 [40]

Repsol Abandons Oil and Gas Exploration Off Canary Islands, January 16 [41]

"We Are Energy": Community Energy from Scotland to Spain, January 14 [42]

2014[edit | edit source]

Canary Islands to vote on oil exploration, October 2 [43]

Madrid first city in the world to apply sustainability criteria to parking, August 6 [44]

The Madrid P2P Commune, May 22 [45]

El Hierro to become the first island in the world to be fully energy self-sufficient through combined wind and water power, May 1 [46]

Victory: no more Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining in Laciana Valley (Spain), February 27 [47]

Subsidy-free solar takes off in Spain, February 5 [48]

Spain: wind power becomes main source of energy, January 15 [49] "Spain is the first country in the world where wind energy was the technology that most contributed to the coverage of demand in a full year," AEE (industry association). Renewable sources of energy as a whole covered 42.4 percent of demand last year.

2013[edit | edit source]

'Cohousing': un nuevo modelo de vivienda asequible y sostenible, December 26 [50]

Madrid's Big Plan to Swear Off Cars, December 4 [51]

2009[edit | edit source]

Mediterranean wildfires,,[52] July

2008[edit | edit source]

Spain cuts speed limit and introduces energy-saving measures in bid to reduce oil imports,[53] July 30

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