UPDATE: IEES Workshop at EECA conference

At this year’s Ecological Engineering conference in Paris (EECA, see Ecological Engineering conference in Paris ), IEES will be the host of a workshop on “Benefits of Ecological Engineering Practices”. The workshop will take place on Dec. 3, 2009, from 14:50 CET to 17:15. Download program (PDF, 26 kB)

Tropical House Frutigen Opens its Doors

At Frutigen, Switzerland, a new tropical house opens its doors on November 21, 2009. The facility is running on warm water (100 Liters per second) flowing out of the Lötschberg Base Railway Tunnel. This heat energy is used for the cultivation of fish and a variety of tropical fruit.

See http://www.tropenhaus-frutigen.ch/en.html for more infomation.