Posts Categorized: Norway

Biological house is built from upcycled farming waste

A collaborative project supported by the Danish Ministry of the Environment uses agricultural waste as building materials in sustainable housing.

New kiosk machine pays out for old batteries

Coop Norway and Swedish firm Refind have launched a new reverse vending machine that encourages people to recycle their flat batteries.

App gamifies safe street design, gets kids involved

Norway’s Traffic Agent app turns students into secret agents, reporting the good and the bad of Oslo’s streets as they go about their daily travels.

Eco-friendly cement made from burnt clay

Researchers at SINTEF have developed an eco-friendly alternative to limestone cement using impure Norwegian clay.

The world’s first floating wind farm

Hywind pilot park, off the coast of Scotland, is the world’s first floating wind farm and will generate enough power for 20,000 homes.