Vertical farming, urban agriculture and a floating farm

At present, our food system is inefficiently organized. Our food travels many kilometers, uses a lot of water, is wasted and pollutes the environment. Nevertheless, the 7 billion inhabitants, often living in large cities, must be fed. In order to do this in a sustainable way, food production must be integrated into the urban infrastructure for a significant part. Food flats and urban agriculture are important alternatives to this.

Bicycle Hotel Lillestrøm by Various Architects

Norway has set ambitious targets for environmental and sustainable future. An increasing number of railway stations will now have a bicycle hotel, to promote the use of bicycles. On Monday 10 October 2016 the Lillestrøm Bicycle Hotel opened in the city that has been frequently voted Norway ́s best cycling city.

tiny houses

The tiny houses are a concept coming from America, where the “Tiny House movement” arose. Slowly but surely the Netherlands are starting to get acquainted with the phenomenon ‘Tiny House’. But there are still many people who have never heard of the little houses. Therefore I want to explain to you the concept of the tiny houses and show you some beautiful examples.