Wind power in urban environment

Climate change and its impacts are constantly triggering and initiating research and new solutions for sustainable and climate resilient urban environments. One of the topics attracting more and more attention are urban wind electricity generation which has not been addressed much for years due to high infrastructure required to exploit wind resource (substantial size of… Continue reading Wind power in urban environment

Time as a currency of change towards resilient and sustainable communities

Time banking is a reciprocity-based work trading system with time (hours) representing the currency. The system prioritises social care, wellbeing, and reciprocity. It was first conceptualized in the 1980s in USA by Edgar Cahn, an American law professor, to address unfulfilled societal needs. Time banking is implemented within communities enabling a person with one skill… Continue reading Time as a currency of change towards resilient and sustainable communities