New technologies help care for groundwater sources in Ostrava

Eco-friendly Hydropuls method
7. November 2018

Drinking water sources are becoming scarcer, so it is important to maximize care for these existing sources using state-of-the-art, eco-friendly technologies.  The most well-known water… Read »

Electric buses with ultrafast charging

Ostrava has electric buses with ultrafast charging
5. November 2018

The Ostrava Transport Company is the first in the Czech Republic to have commissioned two electric buses with “opportunity charging” technology, which allows ultra-fast charging…. Read »

20 new Stadler trams runs in Ostrava

20 new Stadler trams runs in Ostrava
2. November 2018

On 1 November, the Ostrava Transport Company put twenty modern Stadler nOVA trams into service. These low-floor trams can carry up to 188 passengers.  The… Read »

Another 68 children have their own tree

The sixth planting in the Youth Park
29. October 2018

The planting of trees on the occasion of the birth of children is very popular among the citizens of the city district Ostrava-Jih. The sixth… Read »

Bees in the Ostrava Zoo

Bees in the Ostrava Zoo
24. October 2018

This year, Zoo Ostrava started breeding a new animal species – honey bees (Apis mellifera). The main reason for the breeding of bees is the… Read »

Excellent research at VŠB-TU

Excellent research at VŠB-TU
23. October 2018

The Institute of Environmental Technologies, which is part of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava, has received over CZK 100 million from the Operational Program… Read »

Ostrava has the most modern CNG filling station in the Czech Republic

Ostrava has the most modern CNG filling station in the Czech Republic
22. October 2018

The largest and most modern filling station for CNG (compressed natural gas) in the Czech Republic was commissioned by the Ostrava Transport Company in Hranečník… Read »

New car parks to relieve the centre of Ostrava

New car parks to relieve the centre of Ostrava
18. October 2018

Hundreds of new parking spaces will be built near the City Centre. The residents of Ostrava city centre will have more places to park using… Read »

More money to protect nature

More money to protect nature – two koruna from each ticket to the Ostrava Zoo
15. October 2018

Since 2016, the zoological garden and the botanical park of Ostrava have been involved in “one koruna from every ticket”, an international system of support… Read »

Ostrava saw eRallye electric car parade

Ostrava saw eRallye electric car parade
11. October 2018

After completing a thousand-kilometre two-day eRallye, electric cars finished their journey in Ostrava. The destination was not arbitrary, because both the city and the region… Read »