Glasgow CityTrees in Royal Exchange Square and Killermont StreetSponsored by Glasgow City Council Newcastle City Tree in The HaymarketSponsored by Northumbria Water London CityTree in Piccadilly CircusSponsored by The Crown Estate and Westminster City Council Is your city next?
Northumbrian Water is committed to protecting and enhancing the environment, so has installed this Moss Tree for the benefit of North East communities and to move towards it’s target of carbon neutrality. The idea for the Moss Tree came about as part of the first ever Northumbrian Water Innovation Festival in 2017, where we joined with Ordnance Survey and other partners to explore the subject of ‘How Green Is Your City’. To find out more, please visit innovationfestival.org. Lessons learned
Revolutionary ‘Living wall’ moss technology has the air purifying capability of 275 natural trees and can reduce air pollution by up to 30% within a 50m radius Installed for the Crown Estate by sole UK supplier Evergen Systems, the first ‘CityTree’ in London is located on Glasshouse Street About 9,000 Londoners and 50,000 Britons die prematurely each year from respiratory, cardiovascular and other illnesses associated with pollutants such as NO2, particulate matter (PM) and ozone London’s toxic air is to benefit from