August 3, 2022

Using the sun for more independence.

It does not have to be the huge photovoltaic system up on the roof. In this article, we tell you how to turn your balcony into a mini energy supplier and thus, to become a little more independent of the craziness of the energy markets (and the energy giant in the east) using a 22 sqft solar system.
July 29, 2022

Have a look behind the scenes?

film: Hanse TV GmbH Film & Fernsehproduktionfilm: Hanse TV GmbH Film & Fernsehproduktion Let us show you, how our coffee is planted with all the time and care in Papua New Guinea – and what an adventure Mount Hagen really is. Have lots of fun with it!
July 28, 2022

The courage to become independent. Part 1.

No matter if by conviction or because it is simply a necessity considering the increased prices for energy, food, and everything else: How does it work, to become more independent of the large energy providers, of supermarkets, of the learned, loved, and sometimes hated habits? This is the start of a small series, in which we put together the most important steps on your way to more freedom. So, here comes part 1: Inventory.
July 25, 2022

Biodiversity? Who cares?

Did you know that already in 1988, the UN urgently recommended to tackle the topic biodiversity? And today, only 30 years later, it slooooowly arrives in economic enterprises and their sustainability strategies. Which is good. But insufficient. What can we do about it?
July 19, 2022

Luxury. Dishwater. Luxury.

Currently – right in the middle of the so-called 3rd wave – a major topic, or maybe even the major topic, is indulgence. And thus, quality and transparency during cultivation and production. But how did it all start? We have put together a short story for you about coffee as a luxury good, its degradation to mainstream-dishwater, and about the phoenix rising from the ashes as sophisticated indulgence.
July 19, 2022

About the courage to use a washcloth.

Together we are stronger – that is no news. But what is actually surprising are the amounts of energy and CO2 we could save if all of us would for example change some of our habits for just one day. Here are some sample calculations…
July 12, 2022

What is a Wiener Melange?

Just in time for the holiday season we have some coffee know-how for you, to make sure that you do not get confused when you are travelling. Here, the specialty coffee from Austria.
July 12, 2022

Regrowing. Or how to turn one lettuce into two.

Did you know that you can recycle or rather regrow vegetables in a glass of water, meaning: Let them grow again? Spring onions, leeks, green lettuce, carrots – all that can perfectly be regrown on your sill. In this article we explain how genius and simple that is.
July 5, 2022

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Instead of socks, cereals, or bras, the 10 most important messages of the latest IPCC report were put up on the walls of the Parisian metro. Why?