Amanda Peacher

The aspern Seestadt district is designed with high urban density and extremely high energy efficiency standards as a priority. 

Vienna's green mini-city offers a model for sustainable, urban living

Aspern Seestadt — home to various industries, researchers and small businesses — demonstrates the possibilities for building an entirely green mini-city. 

Vienna's green mini-city offers a model for sustainable, urban living
Christian Koblinger, head of tourism in Radstadt, Austria, says the winter ski season is a major economic driver in his community.

Austria’s ski resorts remain open during pandemic — but now they’re ‘ghost towns’

Austria’s ski resorts remain open during pandemic — but now they’re ‘ghost towns’
This forest in a region of Austria known as the wood quarter is managed according to “close-to-nature” practices, or Pro Silva standards.

Austria’s ‘close-to-nature’ forests may hold secrets to fire prevention

Austria’s ‘close-to-nature’ forests may hold secrets to fire prevention