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Cities and communities responsible for consuming and setting clean energy targets have historically had little influence on their wholesale electricity markets’ policies and operations.
November 24, 2020 by Heidi Bishop Ratz
Designing cities to be circular offers an opportunity for them to lower the 70 percent of greenhouse gas emissions that they're currently responsible for.
November 20, 2020 by Eva Gladek
The defining decade has started. The VERGE 20 Emerging Leaders hope they can make an impact on climate action.
November 19, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
Circular cities should be nothing short of revolutionary.
November 13, 2020 by Elsa Wenzel
And five guiding questions to help urban planners improve upon regions' projects.
November 12, 2020 by Alan Hoffman
Here's how your company can authentically engage in local social and environmental issues.
November 6, 2020 by Marian Jones
Decarbonizing the largest public housing authority in North America could improve the health of low-income communities.
November 5, 2020 by Sherri Billimoria
The benefits of regenerative agriculture might be clear to experts, but farmers still need help buying in and making changes.
October 29, 2020 by Jesse Klein
What happens when some of the world's most influential companies get onboard with a new effort to advance safer chemistry in consumer products?
October 28, 2020 by Elsa Wenzel
We gave scores based on charging accessibility within the city, in 'day-trip' range and close to local airports.
October 27, 2020 by Jimmy Gilman
For too long, bike lanes were made for the the few people prepared to brave speeding cars, with no physical barriers to block them from traffic.
October 13, 2020 by Elizabeth Stampe
By including urban environments into resilience strategies we might be able to react to multiple threats simultaneously.
October 6, 2020 by Roland Hunziker
To make it stick, however, ambitious federal leadership is needed.
October 1, 2020 by John Feldmann
A combination of production-based and consumption-based impact assessments will arm urban areas with an accurate starting point for developing robust climate action strategies.
September 30, 2020 by Erin Kennedy
Sponsored: Any green recovery plan requires a closer look at smart-city infrastructure investments. Part of this requires taking a closer look at raw materials, such as copper, in order for smart cities to reach their full potential while improving their environmental performance.
September 29, 2020 by Steve Kukoda
Just look at community development projects in Orlando, Houston and Portland.
September 23, 2020 by Ted Wong
In order to be circular, companies must form partnerships with other companies and organization that can assist in closing the loop.
September 15, 2020 by Peter Fadoul
Consumers will be able to buy cleansers and hand sanitizers from Colgate-Palmolive, Clorox and EcoLogic Solutions using special bottles at touchless vending kiosks in Brooklyn and Manhattan.
August 26, 2020 by Heather Clancy
There's one big thing holding back the proliferation of green space in major cities.
August 18, 2020 by Aymeric Reymond
We can’t safeguard the planet if we can’t protect, respect and support each other.
August 17, 2020 by Kimberly Lewis
Policy and regulatory decisions made by states, utilities, public utilities commissions and wholesale market governing bodies can create challenges for meeting locally defined resolutions and commitments.
August 12, 2020 by Heather House
Cricket farms, edible chairs, buildings as butterfly habitat. Can a renegade group of designers reinvent our wobbly world?
August 10, 2020 by Joel Makower
Research also suggests that cities can play a role in reducing the equity gap between the work-from-home haves and have-nots.
August 10, 2020 by Cutler Cleveland
Cities have been on the front-line of the pandemic and need support. Can they now become the engines of recovery?
August 7, 2020 by Sue Lebeck
Japanese botanist Akira Miyawaki developed a method that prioritizes the natural development of forests using native species.
August 7, 2020 by Alex Thornton