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Circular Economy comes to La Plagne

Circular Economy comes to La Plagne

We were delighted to read about the ‘new’ second-hand ski gear shop, Antropia, which opened in Aime earlier this year. Through its network, Antropia collects skiwear such as jackets and ski pants from groups across local ski resorts, to keep clothing in the circular economy. The ski wear, mostly well-known brands and often nearly new,...
CM DUPON releases world's first standard electric snow groomer

CM DUPON releases world’s first standard electric snow groomer

French snow groomer manufacturer CM Dupon has launched the world’s first fully electric snow groomer of standard size, designed at the request of Compagnie des Alpes (CDA). After testing in La Plagne last winter, the pre-production model of the Alpine B400 will go into operation this winter, with the company in discussion with several French...
The 'TravelSki Express'

The ‘TravelSki Express’

The ‘Travelski Express’ is fantastic news for train lovers and skiers looking to reduce their carbon emissions. UPDATE (13 July 2023): The Travel Express will not run direct from London to the Alps in 2023/24, with a service via Lille likely instead (see below) What ski train services are on offer to the Alps in...