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  • Spain announces free rail journeys from September until the end of the year, The Guardian (Jul 15, 2022)
  • From Kerala via Argentina to Bologna, platform cooperatives are thriving (and providing solid pathways to the good life), The Daily Alternative (Jun 01, 2022)

2021[edit | edit source]

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

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]

2018[edit | edit source]

Solar, thermal… Spain's historic hotels go green, Dec 30[5]

  • 'For me, this is paradise': life in the Spanish city that banned cars, The Guardian (Sep 18, 2018) — In Pontevedra, the usual soundtrack of a Spanish city has been replaced by the tweeting of birds and the chatter of humans

Balearic Islands bank on their sun to kickstart power drive, Adam Vaughan, May 4[6]

Balearics launch pioneering plan to phase out emissions, Feb 15[7]

2017[edit | edit source]

New Report Shines Light on Groundbreaking Catalan Cooperative, Nov 14[8]

Climate Change Related Drought Bakes the Iberian Peninsula, Nov 10[9]

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

How a city in Spain got rid of its cars, Aug 30 link not found, Philralph (talk) 08:26, 22 October 2022 (UTC)

What a city in Spain learned from Sweden about promoting local food and healthier eating, Jul 21[11]

Behind the green door: Discover Andalucia's eco village of Los Molinos del Rio Agua, Jun 10[12]

How One City in Spain Launched a Local Currency, Jun 8[13]

Resilience, Community Action and Societal Transformation: Juan del Río, May 4[14]

Cataluña prohíbe la entrega gratuita de bolsas de plástico en todos los comercios, Mar 31[15]

El anillo ciclista que revolucionará la movilidad, Feb 27[16]

10 propuestas sevillanas para luchar contra el cambio climático, Feb 26[17]

Pamplona presents Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan, Feb 6[18]

Gijón se adhiere al manifiesto a favor del Plan Estratégico Estatal de la Bicicleta. Jan 30[19]

2016[edit | edit source]

La Red de Ciudades por la Bicicleta destaca el valor ecológico y económico de la bici, Nov 24[20]

Barcelona is kicking cars off many of its streets, Oct 4[21]

Packed beaches and gridlock loom large as tourists swap terrorism hotspots for Spain, May 14[22]

Growing a better future in Mollet del Vallès, Apr 15[23]

Vitoria-Gasteiz European green capital by design, January 6[24]

2015[edit | edit source]

Primera red ciudadana libre de Barcelona para internet de las cosas, por @carmenjane, December 28[25]

Barcelona empieza a perfilar su polémica moneda local, October 21[26]

Each Street Redevelopment Is a Chance for the City, September 30[27]

Welcome to Jun, the town that ditched bureaucracy to run on Twitter, July 2[28]

The solidarity fridge: Spanish town's cool way to cut food waste, June 25[29]

Cycling share doubles in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the new cycling champion of Spain, May 27[30]

Spain Got 47 Percent Of Its Electricity From Renewables In March, April 2[31]

How Seville transformed itself into the cycling capital of southern Europe, January 28[32]

Repsol Abandons Oil and Gas Exploration Off Canary Islands, January 16[33]

"We Are Energy": Community Energy from Scotland to Spain, January 14[34]

2014[edit | edit source]

Canary Islands to vote on oil exploration, October 2[35]

El Hierro to become the first island in the world to be fully energy self-sufficient through combined wind and water power, May 1[36]

Victory: no more Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining in Laciana Valley (Spain), February 27[37]

Subsidy-free solar takes off in Spain, February 5[38]

Spain: wind power becomes main source of energy, January 15[39] "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[40]

2009[edit | edit source]

Mediterranean wildfires,,[41] July

2008[edit | edit source]

Spain cuts speed limit and introduces energy-saving measures in bid to reduce oil imports,[42] July 30

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