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The 65th mayor of the 'capital of Silicon Valley' on how the public and private sectors can get more done, faster, on climate and equity.
October 25, 2022 by Elsa Wenzel
In 2014, Vermont’s largest city became the first in the U.S. to be 100 percent powered by renewable energy. What’s happened since then?
August 31, 2022 by Sasha Weilbaker
The startup is answering the question: What's holding potential customers back?
August 24, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
An interview with CCSA chief executive and co-founder Jeff Cramer on accelerating community solar through business models and policies.
August 12, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
Ithaca's goal is the decarbonize every building in the city by 2030. The director of sustainability shares how it is going to make that happen.
August 2, 2022 by Luis Aguirre-Torres
Here are lessons from one Dutch city on building rooftop spaces that benefit all and combat urban heat islands.
July 19, 2022 by Laura Puttkamer
The path to revitalize infrastructure as an engine of future economic growth must begin with a series of 'lighthouse projects' that prove viability.
June 17, 2022 by Micah Kotch
These communities are inspiring more ambitious projects in flood-prone nations as far-flung as French Polynesia and the Maldives.
January 21, 2022 by Shira Rubin
Geography, population density and other factors influence how to harden the grid.
December 9, 2021 by Theodore Kury
From Florida to Maryland to Tennessee, cities are joining forces to accelerate solar power.
September 2, 2021 by Yuning Liu
Yet there's a clear fix.
June 4, 2021 by Talor Gruenwald
Cities contribute three-quarters of CO2 emissions from final energy use. A new report highlights some ways cities around the world are getting greener.
May 6, 2021 by Charlotte Edmond
Cities are investing heavily in wind and solar energy despite a pandemic year full of uncertainty.
April 26, 2021 by Yuning Liu
Massachusetts' new climate bill gives power back to local governments to electrify their buildings.
April 6, 2021 by Sneha Ayyagari
From urban agriculture to an ambitious renewable energy commitment, engagement with community groups and local entrepreneurs has been central to the city's progress.
March 11, 2021 by Chris Castro
Whether in Argentina, India or Kenya, these bright spots show positive change on many levels.
January 6, 2021 by Madeleine Galvin
Decarbonizing the largest public housing authority in North America could improve the health of low-income communities.
November 5, 2020 by Sherri Billimoria
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
Cricket farms, edible chairs, buildings as butterfly habitat. Can a renegade group of designers reinvent our wobbly world?
August 10, 2020 by Joel Makower
Here's one step toward helping solar energy reach its potential impact in the United States.
July 29, 2020 by Ryan Shea
Seventy percent of greenhouse gas emissions can be attributed to cities so they must be at the forefront of tacking climate change.
July 15, 2020 by Tatsatom Gonçalves
Los Angeles is behind a two-phase, first-of-its-kind transformation that will turn a coal-fired power plant in Utah into one powered by green hydrogen by 2045.
April 10, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Duke Energy worked with the North Carolina city on its path toward achieving net zero emissions and improving social equity.
March 5, 2020 by Ali Rotatori
Cities can ally with one another to overcome shared barriers.
February 13, 2020 by Lacey Shaver
Energy leaders share their views on the most important developments of the last and upcoming decades.
December 19, 2019 by Sarah Golden