Net of sustainability: Actions in a network

In the framework of the European Sustainable Energy Week, various entities and facilities of Barcelona have jointly organized a conference to promote efficiency, energy saving and sovereignty.

During the months of May and June we discovered organisms which explain the quality of our environment.

This spring we have organized a series of talks related to health, pollution and green spaces, among others, meetings drawing with citizens to draw different green spaces in the city and workshops technical drawing where explained techniques such as watercolor or ink.

In this activity jointly organized with the Centre de la Platja and by the Institute of Marine Sciences (ICM) and the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) we have danced to the rhythm of the organisms that make marine ecosystems.

The celebration of International Competition for New Roses Barcelona is the perfect excuse to come to know the rose gardens of Barcelona, we have made tours of the Rosaleda Park Cervantes de Barcelona for adults, families and visually impaired visitors and also have discovered that the first rose gardens were installed in Montjuïc.

La Fàbrica del Sol has participated in the first Catalan acoustic Congress, where he presented the activities "Heartbeats from the neighborhoods" from the program Barcelona, how does it work?

This April we entered the forest areas of the mosaic city of Barcelona. We launched the blog Urban forests from the biodiversity and green vector, of the Program How does Barcelona Works?

During March and April, by the hand of Raons Públiques we have discovered local initiatives to improve life in the neighborhoods of Barcelona from different points of view.

Again, as part of World Water Day, various equipment Barcelona have jointly organized various activities to move collectively towards a new culture of water.

We went to the Rel school where students explained to us how it works and how they have designed their vegetable garden smart. In addition, they also taught us how to make one for our home.

With the Aula Ambiental de la Sagrada Família, Aula Ambiental de Les Corts, Aula Ambiental Bosc Turull and the Consorci del Parc Natural de la Serra de Collserola, we have visited the exhibition Camins de Natura and we made the three routes proposed for City of Barcelona.

Consumistes o consumidors?

On November 4, Juanjo Cáceres came to La Fàbrica del Sol for an approach to consumerism. He exonerated consumers and developed a reflection on the role of brand advertising in our purchasing decisions.

Respira: Qualitat ambiental, aire i salut

On 13 and 20 October, La Fàbrica del Sol, the Aula Ambiental de la Sagrada Familia and the Urgell Civic Center, in collaboration with the CSIC, the CIEMAT, the Public Health Agency of Barcelona, the Platform for air quality and CREAL organized two activities on air quality, control and effects on the health of citizens.

Turisme responsable d'observació de fauna

On June 26 in La Fàbrica del Sol presented, by Espai Tres, a set of ethics for tourists and professionals who wanted to know the animals responsibly and support the work carried out at rescue centers alternatives.

Racons Amagats: La Dreta de l'Eixample

On 5 June, La Fàbrica del Sol with collaboration of the Aula Ambiental de la Sagrada Família and the Muncipal Institute for People with Disabilities, adapted the route The Art of visiting a garden: the right of the Eixample to make accessible to people with visual disabilities and hearing.

This year 2015 from La Fàbrica del Sol we have made a commitment to citizen science and have participated and continue to participate in the Catch the Tiger project. Discover what we have done and what can you do!

Economia, emocions i transformació

As part of the Month of Solidarity Economy 2014 Space Environmental Analysis reminded us why the economy is and will be an unpredictable science and gave us four tools to identify based on relationships of equality, cooperation and sustainable economies.

On July 3, from 18.30 to 21 h, the House Orlandai Cultural Center hosted the sample of projects to combat energy poverty. The activity included a small snack and was energized with a show of Cuncurulla - Table Circus.


Under the International Biodiversity Day, on Thursday, May 22, 2014, organized from La Fàbrica del Sol a table of expert bodies in exotic species to know what lies behind the large-scale commercialization of animals of all the world.

Foto participants cursa de transports

On Saturday, February 22, 2014, La Fàbrica del Sol, in collaboration with the Association for the Promotion of Public Transport, Aula Ambiental de la Sagrada Família and Aula Ambiental de Les Corts, organized a race and Other Transport Mobility Collaborative.

Consum col·laboratiu: oportunitats i avantatges del consum compartit

On 20 November 2013 were presented at La Fàbrica del Sol several examples of collaborative consumption that operate in our hand Albert Cañigueral, founder of the portal


On July 3, 2013 La Fàbrica del Sol organized the traveling exhibition of energy alternatives that was attended by a dozen innovation projects, collective efficiency and energy management.

4 and 5 July 2012 La Fàbrica del Sol organized a workshop in collaboration with FAB LAB> FAB LAB Barcelona - Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.

On June 16 it took place the awards ceremony of the marketplace of ideas "People with good energy".

During the campaign Renew your books, a writing activity microstories was organized to promote literary creation. Among the participants an e-book, a card of TRESC and a credit of 20 sessions for the film library of Catalonia was raffled.

Descobrim la nova central de biomassa

On February 29 participants of La Fàbrica del Sol activities could attend scoop on the premises of the biomass plant in the Zona Franca.

L’horta urbana al cor de Barcelona

On March 17, we met two experiences of urban agriculture very different but both very interesting.

The 20x20 Alternative Energy Fair, organized by La Fàbrica del Sol on 3 February, brought together a wide variety of organizations and projects whose common denominator is the task of providing real alternative energy.