The island of Capri has become plastic free

Starting from 2019 May XNUMX, the island of Capri has become plastic free, thanks to an order signed by the mayor. The provision, valid throughout the municipal area, including the beaches and the entire coastal strip, obliges the use, possession, marketing and import of disposable products for food use in biodegradable and compostable material (cutlery, plates, glasses , trays, ...

El Hierro, the first island in the world to have achieved energy self-sufficiency

With an area of ​​268,71 km², it is the smallest of the Canary archipelago, located west of the North African coast, in the Atlantic Ocean. Since 2000 it has been recognized by UNESCO as a "Biosphere Reserve". The island boasts a world record: it is the first island in the world to have achieved double water and energy autonomy thanks to an integrated system ...

Bonaire is also preparing to become 100% renewable

Belonging to the archipelago of the BES islands in the Caribbean Sea, with an area of ​​288 km², it includes 18000 inhabitants. Since 2008, the municipality has decided to change its energy model by installing the wind farm consisting of 12 turbines. In moments of maximum wind, the wind power plant supplies 90% of the daily electricity. During the year, the contribution from wind power is ...