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IbizaPreservation launches campaign to collect plastic bottle caps for World Recycling Day mural
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IbizaPreservation launches campaign to collect plastic bottle caps for World Recycling Day mural

Environmental foundation partners with young Ibicencan muralist to create temporary art installation on Dalt Vila’s Baluard de Santa Llúcia on 17th May Ibiza, 14/03/24 – In the firm belief that art, heritage and the environment can form a powerful combination in raising awareness about the need to reduce waste, IbizaPreservation has launched a campaign to...

Photovoltaic energy production in Ibiza exceeds 1% for first time in 2023
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Photovoltaic energy production in Ibiza exceeds 1% for first time in 2023

On World Energy Efficiency Day, IbizaPreservation’s Sustainability Observatory stresses need to accelerate energy transition process, as pledged in Balearic Climate Change Law Ibiza, 05-03-2024 – In 2023, official data revealed a significant increase in photovoltaic energy production for the first time in Ibiza’s history. Production rose from 1,288 MWh in 2022 to 9,605.3 MWh last...

New EU-funded project Zero Waste Chefs EU seeks to link vocational colleges in Ibiza and Estonia
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New EU-funded project Zero Waste Chefs EU seeks to link vocational colleges in Ibiza and Estonia

Environmental foundation IbizaPreservation leads zero waste cooking initiative thanks to €60,000 funding from Erasmus+ Ibiza, 22nd February 2024 – Zero Waste Chefs EU got underway this week, a new cross-border project funded by the European Union’s Erasmus+ programme. The project aims to produce the educational tools with which to train future chefs to run restaurants...

More than 50% of Talamanca’s Posidonia oceanica meadows are dead, according to study
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More than 50% of Talamanca’s Posidonia oceanica meadows are dead, according to study

Analysis conducted by GEN-GOB and funded by IbizaPreservation, with collaboration from Ibiza Town Hall, reveals alarming state of seagrass Ibiza, 06-02-2024 – The Posidonia oceanica meadows in Talamanca Bay are continuing to decline, according to the results of the latest analysis by GEN-GOB, announced in a press conference this morning at the environmental organisation’s headquarters. ...

IbizaPreservation raises €67,000 at Beachouse charity dinner
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IbizaPreservation raises €67,000 at Beachouse charity dinner

150 people attended this annual event on Sunday as part of the 15th anniversary of the environmental foundation Ibiza, 16 August 2023 – IbizaPreservation has raised more than 67,000 euros for environmental projects in Ibiza and Formentera at a charity dinner at Beachouse on Sunday evening, which was held in honour of the environmental foundation’s...

Two students from Formentera among winners in 3rd edition of Balearic environmental initiative Kilometres of Plastic for Iris
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Two students from Formentera among winners in 3rd edition of Balearic environmental initiative Kilometres of Plastic for Iris

The Year 8 students from Marc Ferrer secondary school enjoyed their prize in Mallorca this weekend Ibiza, 24-07-2023 – Amaya Huertas and Inés Moya, Year 8 students at Marc Ferrer secondary school in Formentera, were selected in the Junior category of the One Minute for your Island contest in the Kilometres of Plastic for Iris...

Organic farming area quadruples in 11 years
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Organic farming area quadruples in 11 years

The number of operators and farms also increased, according to IbizaPreservation’s 2022 Sustainability Report Ibiza, 21-07-2023 – For another year running, organic agricultural production in Ibiza increased both in terms of area and the number of operators. The analysis, based on data from the Balearic Council for Ecological Agricultural Production, was released by IbizaPreservation’s Sustainability...

Depeche Mode to support IbizaPreservation in fight against plastic pollution in Ibiza and Formentera
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Depeche Mode to support IbizaPreservation in fight against plastic pollution in Ibiza and Formentera

The band has joined forces with the brand Hublot to support a range of projects globally via Conservation Collective, as part of its Memento Mori world tour Ibiza, 22/06/23 – The world-famous British band Depeche Mode will donate nearly 70,000 euros to help fight plastic pollution in Ibiza and Formentera. Their contribution will support IbizaPreservation’s Plastic...

IbizaPreservation invested €333,000 in environmental projects in 2022
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IbizaPreservation invested €333,000 in environmental projects in 2022

The environmental foundation, which celebrates its 15th anniversary this year, has raised around 3.5 million euros since 2008 to support some 50 initiatives Ibiza, 22/05/23 – IbizaPreservation allocated €333,000 to environmental projects in 2022, according to its recently published annual report. Most of these funds were allocated to the four key projects of the foundation:...