New city initiative – Independency from fossil fuel

02/10/2011 / Kaj

The story you will find in an article in the UK newspaper –  the Independent today.  The initiative was established five years ago in Totnes, Devon, the “experiment” was simple. Like-minded people would work on creating a more sustainable community to reduce their dependency on oil. By 2008, there were 100 registered initiatives in 11 countries. Today, there are more than 850 Transitions in three times as many countries. More than 300 groups have signed up in the past year. Read more about Seattle and its vision about their vision for a carbon neutral vision. See also the interview with the Mayor of Malmö who will host the European Mayors the next week to discuss the development of Sustainable City solutions.

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