This book highlights the essential features of the Ecocity of Sarriguren, which is recognized internationally as a model of urban development, an innovative pilot project which brings environmental excellence to this community. The Ecocity of Sarriguren is a translation of Navarra’s sustainable development policies based on bioclimatic architecture and planning.
European Prize for Urban and Territorial Planning (2008). Awarded by the European Council of Spatial Planners
“Good Practice” Distinction, Improvement of Urban Settlements, UN-Habitat (2000).
Published: Pamplona, Spain, 2009
Length: 176 pages
Text in Spanish and English
Building a Sustainable Future
Components of Excellence
Sarriguren’s Urban Development and Detail Plan
Sarriguren, Space of Conversation
The Green and Blue Network
Areas of Economic Activities and Services
Cubes of Innovation
Bioclimatic Architecture and Urban Design
New Interaction Between Human Beings and Natu
Government of Navarra, NASURSA, Valle de Egüés, Taller de Ideas and Fundacion Metropoli