Recent Environment press releases & news

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[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de La Cruz - March 19, 2020 -- In the midst of the health crisis caused by COVID-19, Loro Parque has welcomed a newborn ring-tailed lemur, strengthening its position as an authentic Animal Embassy. Although the Park remains closed, a new family member was presented in a video shared through its social networks, where news posts are published daily to inform its followers of everything that happens in its facilities.

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[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de La Cruz - January 29, 2020 -- Loro Parque has welcomed the birth of two jaguar cubs that were born in December during their 47th anniversary celebrations.  The Panthera onca specimens are with their mother, Naya, adapting to their new home where they can already be observed together.

[PRESSWIRE] Pune, INDIA - 14 January, 2020 -- Intellore licenses ‘LoRa enabled Ultrasonic Water Meter’ design to organizations supporting global initiatives for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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[PRESSWIRE] Kuala Lumpur - December 31 2019 -- Thomas Hafner, of Mootral, believes that his garlic supplement could cut methane emissions from cows by 38 per cent.

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[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de La Cruz - 17 December, 2019 -- Almost on the threshold of Christmas, Loro Parque celebrates this Tuesday, 17 December, its 47th anniversary, in a year in which it has reinforced its love and commitment to nature and animals through the fight against plastic.

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[PRESSWIRE] Mexico City – 16 December, 2019 -- The Government of Mexico City just opened the world’s largest skating rink on the city’s main square, known as Zócalo. A tradition in Mexico City for many years, for the first time in history this year’s holiday skating rink will use no water or power. Glice, a Swiss manufacturer of Eco-Ice, was selected by the City Government because of its unique sustainable skating surface that offers an ecological alternative to refrigerated ice, operates in any temperature, and comes with many economic benefits.

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[PRESSWIRE] Mexiko-Stadt (16.12.2019) –  Die Regierung von Mexiko-Stadt und Glice, ein Schweizer Eco-Eis Hersteller, haben soeben die grösste Schlittschuhbahn der Welt am Zócalo Platz im Herzen der Stadt eröffnet. Schon lange eine Tradition, wird die diesjährige Bahn zum ersten Mal in der Geschichte weder Wasser noch Strom verbrauchen. Glice wurde von der Stadtverwaltung aufgrund seiner einzigartigen, nachhaltigen Eisfläche ausgewählt, die eine ökologische Alternative zu gekühltem Eis darstellt, in jedem Klima funktioniert und viele wirtschaftliche Vorteile bietet.

Loro Parque Foundation and the University of La Laguna join forces

 [PRESSWIRE] Spain – 02 December, 2019 -- Loro Parque Fundación has presented, this Thursday 28 November, a sculpture made from recycled objects that shows the serious problem that plastic generates in the environment. The inauguration took place in the Auditorium of the University of La Laguna (ULL) and was attended by more than 500 people.

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[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de la Cruz - 13 November, 2019 --  Scientists from the Max-Planck-Institute for Ornithology, based at the Max-Planck Comparative Cognition Research station in the Loro Parque, Tenerife, found that four species of parrots did not show any negative reaction to their partner receiving a better pay-off than themselves from a human experimenter in exchange for tokens. Unlike most tested primate species so far, who so to speak “freak out” if their partner gets a better reward, the parrots reacted neither to their partner receiving something better for the same effort (i.e. to an unequal food distribution), nor to having to work harder for the same reward (thus to unequal effort).

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[PRESSWIRE] Jakarta, Indonesia - 04 November, 2019 -- The Indonesian manufacturing industry continues to rely heavily on oil and coal for its energy needs, yet opportunities exist for significant savings and cleaner production if the country embraces natural gas energy sources, a new study by Ipsos Business Consulting has concluded.