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Equity, safety concerns emerge as common threads in urban mobility discussions.
October 13, 2017 by Heather Clancy
Plus, four ways cities can collaborate with the corporate sector to set the destination.
September 20, 2017 by Heather Clancy
The impacts of climate change and benefits of the transition to renewable power are far from evenly distributed, for now.
June 23, 2017 by Lauren Hepler
From Hawaii to the Galapagos, the sector moves beyond eco-adventures to more holistic safeguards for popular travel destinations.
June 9, 2017 by Heather Clancy
Illinois is centralizing investments in technologies such as the Internet of things, while allowing cities to prioritize according to local needs. Texas may be next.
March 13, 2017 by Heather Clancy
This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: A glimpse into the future of energy, cities and jobs from VERGE 16 in Santa Clara, California.
September 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
New technologies like advanced lighting and water-saving sensors are already here, but it will take a reordering of the job market and public buying principles.
September 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
The California city hopes to outpace state and federal renewable energy mandates.
September 19, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
The Rockefeller Foundation and the Boulder-based Unreasonable Institute are launching a new city-specific social impact accelerator.
September 13, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
From chief bicycle officer to a whole range of data-driven executives, tomorrow's public servants are likely to have a very different skill set with sustainability at the core.
July 13, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Climate change is turning up temperatures in sunny San Diego, creating an array of health and water challenges for the regional economy. Here's how businesses are dealing with it.
June 27, 2016 by Mike Hower
Cities are already behind in planning for the new mobility future. Carefully adapting infrastructure built for personal cars will be paramount.
June 14, 2016 by Kate Meis
Sure, pollution-free, regenerative urban areas sound great. But what would that city actually look like?
June 11, 2016 by Gary Gardner
From new mileage metrics to the types of vehicles and underlying policy and security issues, a greener transportation future is by no means guaranteed.
May 26, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
In the wake of the Flint crisis, communities turn to innovative technology and financing to prevent the next crisis.
May 5, 2016 by Erica Gies
Two very different versions of the future of transportation — each with its own labor shortages looming — create quite a conundrum.
May 3, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Earthquakes are only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the environmental, social and economic issues facing the Northern California city.
April 20, 2016 by Shana Rappaport
Microgrids, permeable pavement and community disaster education centers are the linchpins of a new plan to bolster the Bay Area city's sustainability.
April 4, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
This week: A shift toward real-time corporate sustainability data, how Singapore plans to get ahead on smart city tech, and urban resilience apps.
April 1, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Already one of the world's wealthiest countries, the Southeast Asian tech hub is aiming to become a testbed for self-driving cars, Internet of Things tech and more.
March 30, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
An automaker, a tech giant and a ridesharing titan headed to Capitol Hill as lawmakers grapple with safety, cybersecurity and privacy in a new era of transportation.
March 16, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
A combination of electric vehicles, shared transportation, public transit and planning for self-driving cars are crucial to efforts underway in the Texas capital.
March 14, 2016 by Kaitlyn Bunker
How can we stop outdated assumptions from forcing us to waste?
March 11, 2016 by Peter Fairley
Cities don’t come with owners' manuals. Density is destiny when it comes to building sustainable cities.
March 5, 2016 by Janette Sadik-Khan