Only after my second visit to the bicycle lift, I realized the possible impact of this system in a city like Trondheim. Trampe was one of the test sites for Utopia (Urban Transports : Options for Propulsion systems and Instruments for Analysis) and has proven it's importance in a debat for alternative transportation technologies.
The project intersects with recent public debate in Copenhagen about air pollution in the city. In collaboration with Senior Scientist Jørgen Brandt from The National Environmental Research Institute in Denmark a first prototype is developed for making an indicator that can be placed in the city and display local levels of pollution as well as pollution forecasts on individual streets. The project holds an open source script for displaying data from the Internet in a variety of forms.
Svarlamoen is a self-organized area in Trondheim, Norway, experimenting with new ways of building and living. In the centre back you see the low energy wooden high house. Far back are submarine bunkers from ww2.