Plenty of parks and reserves as well as environmental protection projects make Hamburg one of Germany's greenest cities.
The soon-to-be-constructed gardens on the St. Pauli Bunker are only the latest effort in a long list of ambitious green roof projects in Hamburg.
Hamburg is a remarkably green city — and that’s no coincidence. GrünesNetzHamburg (Green Network Hamburg) has been nearly 100 years in the making.
Hamburg’s wildlife is alive and well. The Mammal Atlas offers detailed information on mammalian activity and distribution in the federal city state.
In order to reduce waste from disposable coffee cups, more than 250 Hamburg-based cafes reward customers with discounts for bringing reusable containers.
Years after being the European Green Capital, Hamburg still stands for sustainability and environmental protection.
In 2011 Hamburg was awarded the European Green Capital. Since then, eco-friendly urban development has constantly been on the rise.
The innovative project enables fish to pass unhindered from the Elbe river to the Alster, where they can find feeding and breeding grounds.
From coffee capsules to company cars: Hamburg strives for a greener administrative system, including eco-friendly procurement regulations.
The Hamburg Senate attempts to guarantee that new housing projects in the city are in line with environmental protection regulations.
Renewable energies are quickly becoming a major player. High ecological standards made Hamburg the 'European Green Capital 2011'.
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