VIHREÄ PILVI PROJECT

As we already wrote in [one of previous posts](http://www.nordicdesignblog.com/archives/1284), these days the vapour emissions of the Salmisaari power plant in Helsinki are illuminated to show the current levels of electricity consumption by local residents. A laser ray traces the cloud during the night time and turn it into a city scale neon sign. Authors inviting everybody to selebrate closing of the show at the last day (Friday 29.02.08 / 19:00 – 20:00): UNPLUG! Calling residents of Ruoholahti & Lauttasaari Warm drinks outside tram stop 8…

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Shall the Nordic Region be a GMO-free zone in the future?

“The Nordic Region should be declared free of genetically modified organisms and the Nordic countries should join other European states like Austria, Greece and Poland, which have already declared themselves GMO-free zones,” according to a proposal by the Lef-Socialist Green Group (VSG) on the Nordic Council. “Research suggests that the use of genetically modified products has a negative impact on health,”(…) “It would provide a boost to sustainable development and underpin the positive environmental and health image the Nordic Region aims to project,” says the…

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