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Idea #12 | Change the way you wash your car

Have you ever thought about the environmental impact of washing your car? That simple weekend routine that most of us do on a sunny afternoon could actually be harmful to the environment. Washing a car [...]

August 15, 2017|

Idea #11 | Healthstars

“One who does not invest in being healthy every day will need to sacrifice a huge amount of time on illness one day.” – Sebastian Kneipp […]

August 14, 2017|

Idea #10 | The exemplary Edge smart office building

  The Edge in Amsterdam is a leading example of a smart office building in Europe, demonstrating all the characteristics of being part of a smart system. The building uses 70% less electricity than [...]

Idea #9 | Build your own energy transition

I’d known for a while that I wanted a near zero-energy house, and in 2013 the opportunity came along to build one of my own. Though there were some restrictions that limited the options we [...]

April 21, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Idea #8 | It’s all about active living communities

The project analyses public places and travel patterns to school or work, for example, as well as walking and cycling routes, and daily or weekly routines to the supermarket or to extracurricular activities. User groups [...]

April 18, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Ideas #7 | Advancing the concept of travel competence

Travel competence is usually concerned with day-to-day travel. If people need to travel, they can consider alternative modes. However, before people can be expected to use the ‘other’ modes they have to know how to [...]

February 4, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |