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New law for tourist rentals
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

On August 4, after much political back and forth, the Balearic government finally clarified the laws relating to rentals of residences to tourists. With regard to apartments, any rental for less than 30 days [...]

Solar lowest cost new energy
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

Solar power has officially become the cheapest source of new energy for emerging markets. Data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) shows that the average price of solar energy in the 60 countries surveyed dropped [...]

Cannabis could boost memory in older people
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

Researchers have found evidence that small, daily doses of cannabis extract could possibly slow, or even reverse, the cognitive decline that comes with old age. The idea emerged from tests on mice which found [...]

Limits on beach clubs in Ibiza
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

The Balearic Parliament has voted to give the individual island consells the option of regulating or prohibiting the opening of new beach clubs. The previous law of 2012, approved by the Popular Party, allowed [...]

Ibiza Consell offers free housing rights info
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

People who have problems with rental contracts, mortgages or other housing issues, can now get free advice from lawyers working with the Ibiza government. This new policy is open to all, but is particularly [...]

A plan for sustainability in Jesús
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

The village of Jesús held a conference open to all of its citizens to make proposals and concrete suggestions about how to make this part of Ibiza more sustainable. This initiative was organized on [...]

The Ibiza Spirit Festival
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

On Sunday 1 October, the beautiful agroturismo Atzaró hosts the Ibiza Spirit Festival – a very special day of inspiration and celebration. Over 50 amazing events will be happening from the opening at 11:00 [...]

A simple method to prevent blindness
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

Almost half of the world’s blindness is preventable. It is caused by cataracts which cloud the lenses of the eyes and block out light. It’s a problem that a simple 15 minute surgery can [...]

Vertical urban garden by Ikea
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

Green spaces may be popping up in city dwellings all over the world thanks to a new supersized garden sphere from Ikea. Not only does it allow you cultivate plants, vegetables and herbs indoors, [...]

Electric trains in Holland 100% powered by wind energy
By: detodo - 01 September 2017 - 0 Comments

Holland’s national railway company, NS, had signed a deal with the Dutch electricity company Eneco, setting January 2018 as the date by which all of their electric trains would be powered by wind energy. [...]