Sunday, August 25, 2019

Monaco embraces fight against deforestation

Monaco’s effort to limit deforestation across the globe has been backed by local businesses who have now committed to reducing their wood-based consumption practices.

Electric taxis to extend to nearby towns

The electric taxi experiment is officially a hit. According to the Monaco government, the service has met all expectations and is now being extended to neighbouring towns.

Preview to Monaco’s most glamorous star-studded gala for the Ocean

Final preparations are being made for the Monte Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean, now considered one of the most glamorous, most memorable charity events in the world.

Greta Thunberg and Pierre Casiraghi to sail to climate summits

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has accepted a ride on board Maliza II alongside Pierre Casiraghi to attend UN climate summits in the US and Chile.

Low emission heat pumps part of Monaco environmental plan

Two new low-emissions energy networks are being planned for Larvotto and the Condamine areas, as part of Monaco’s strict new guidelines that are being applied to all businesses in the Principality.

Tourist board tries out new solar kiosks

A new tourist information kiosk powered completely by solar energy has been installed at the Grimaldi Forum for the summer.  

MPAs in developing countries receive major boost

Four million euros has been channeled into The MedFund and its efforts to protect the Mediterranean sea in developing countries.

Saving the rhinos

Prince Albert has traveled to South Africa to lend his support to two events promoting the conservation of rhinos and other endangered wildlife.