Civic action

    Philippe Lévêque

    Paris / France
    I wrote the Eco Frugal guide to reconcile purchasing power and ecology
    Philippe Lévêque wrote the Eco Frugal guide which is available for free download at: It teaches simple methods for daily life on how to find easy, cheap, concrete and eco friendly solutions in order to live better, consume more responsibly and spend less. The many examples given allow readers to transform good intentions into good habits. The Eco Frugal sharing workshops are also organised at the Eco Frugal “shed”. It is possible to improve our quality of life, consume less but more intelligently, as well as preserving the planet!

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    Eiffage, first founding partner of the Shamengo Villa

    2 May 2017
    We are proud to announce our partnership with Eiffage, European leader in construction, as part of the first Shamengo Villa in Bordeaux. The decision to share resources and talents often stems from a story of personal encounters. Hervé Lapastoure, real estate director of Eiffage Sud Ouest, has played a formidable role as a go-between, and […]

    Design thinking workshops

    25 January 2017
    Shamengo Villa

    Shamengo Villa attracts design talent

    21 November 2016
    Partnership with Ecole de Condé and ESD Bordeaux

    La villa Shamengo

    22 December 2015
    Plusieurs dizaines de milliers de visiteurs ont découvert les incroyables innovations des pionniers Shamengo dans notre villa au Bourget.

    Retour sur notre soirée annuelle

    22 December 2015
    Vous étiez plusieurs centaines à soutenir le lancement des Villas Shamengo lors de notre soirée annuelle du 3 décembre dernier au Palais d'Iéna.

    No sitting on the grass, but mischief allowed!

    3 June 2015
    Green spaces are precious in our cities, though our enjoyment of them is sometimes curbed by regulations. To celebrate the reopening of the summer lawns in New York’s Bryant Park, Charlie’s Todd’s crew had a great time trampling the usual restrictions—and the grass!