Scandinavian Green Roof Institute in Malmo announced a call for Nominations For the 2017 Scandinavian Green Roof Prize (Link to Prize) The Deadline is September 19. There are several criteria for award, the following information is from the website of Scandinavian green roof Institute (read more):
Green roof projects from all Scandinavian countries are eligible for nomination. The criteria for judging the winner of the award are:
Biodiversity: The variety of plants species and animals, and specific design for habitat replication.
Water: How the green roof utilizes rainwater and / or been part of the strategy for climate change adaptation.
Recreational value: To which extent the green roof offers recreational values.
Sustainability: Material selection that supports circular economy and does not include materials with a heavy environmental impact.
Spectacular and innovative design, and / or multi-functional design concepts.
Today I gave a presentation for the Environmental evening about “Green areas in city”
Place: Stammen cafe, Trondheim, Norway
Among the presenter were Ole Reitan from ABC Natur (a presentation about the importance of having a diversity in green urban areas) and Erik Brenna from Bioveier i byen (a presentation about how to construct a wildlife friendly garden and about the work Bioveier i byen does in Trondheim).
Organizers: Naturmangfoldgruppen i Naturvernforbundet i Trondheim (from Norwegian: Nature biodiversity group in Nature Conservation Association in Trondheim) and Bioveier i byen (from Norwegian: Bio ways in city).
Start of competition “The Greenest garden of the year 2017″ in Trondheim, Norway (in Norwegian: Årets grønneste hage Trondheim 2017) is a local garden competition in Trondheim city area. Norwegian association “Bioveier i byen” with support of administration of Trondheim city (in Norwegian: … Continue reading →
A presentation which I gave is for my photo exhibition in Trondheim, Norway (Stammen Cafe). In addition, there is a poster from the exhibition. The event was a part of a Norwegian climate festival Klimafestivalen § 112.
Nice big roof on the roof of KLP Bygget which is part of Barcode project! View to the construction site and sea. Green roof producers is Vital Vekst AS. My study part was small extensive part of the roof, which … Continue reading →