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From e-bikes to light rail, East Coast to West Coast, policies and plans are making municipalities more sustainable.
November 21, 2019 by John Addison
Mission-driven companies are trying to tackle systemic challenges in sustainability with electrification, renewable energy, biomaterials and data management software.
November 5, 2019 by Cyan Zhong
Current mandates aren't enough and states need to scale up their efforts. Federal government also needs to support local efforts.
October 29, 2019 by Robert Klee
From urban density to energy-efficient appliances, cutting emissions and making money has never made more sense.
October 22, 2019 by Leah Lazer
Packed with automotive and logistics giants, the living lab out of Seattle aspires to test solutions to 'the transportation challenge of our time.'
October 15, 2019 by Elsa Wenzel
An innovation lab on mobility helps projects move from point A to point B.
October 1, 2019 by Chuck Ray
The airport is next to the Delaware River, which will rise as the Atlantic does.
September 25, 2019 by Frank Kummer
Here are five things to know about some of the cleanest transportation infrastructure around — Sacramento's city fleet.
September 11, 2019 by Katie Fehrenbacher
Big public works like the Maya Train demand careful planning. But the environmental and social repercussions could be disastrous.
August 20, 2019 by Gabriel Diaz Montemayor
Using video, analytics and artificial intelligence to unclog roadways isn't just good for vehicle emissions reductions. These technologies could become the foundation for more efficient and inclusive transit systems.
August 13, 2019 by Ryan Citron
A California bill, a newly launched foundation and a city-friendly acquisition are all pieces of an evolving landscape that could determine the future of how private mobility providers and cities will work together to share and use data.
July 1, 2019 by Katie Fehrenbacher
Imagine, a city where the residents and commuters wouldn't need to own cars.
June 26, 2019 by Katie Fehrenbacher
It can tell us how a big city ticks — including where suitable housing and jobs are, and how best to get to them.
June 25, 2019 by Sae Chi
Help us identify the courageous entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders shaping innovations in renewable energy, sustainable transportation, carbon removal and the circular economy.
June 24, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Simpler fare structures, apps that integrate public transit and private transportation services are at the center of the roadmap.
June 11, 2019 by Heather Clancy
The participants in the WRI Ross Prize for Cities showed how innovative new visions for cities' futures can be.
June 11, 2019 by Anne Maassen
Multi-use trails are an infrastructure asset for cities and communities — why aren't we prioritizing them?
May 21, 2019 by Kevin Mills
A great migration forces an existential question for the modern metropolis: how might entrepreneurs upgrade urban living over the next 10 years?
May 6, 2019 by Andrew Beebe
The city that always drives: New York gets serious about traffic with first citywide U.S. congestion pricing plan
A new policy makes it the first American municipality to try this approach, following London and Singapore.
April 16, 2019 by John Rennie Short
Planners can disadvantage communities in cities if they rely purely on numbers — with lasting societal impacts.
April 2, 2019 by Blair A. Ruble
Incentivizing EV adoption with partnerships, better planning and more.
March 12, 2019 by Jordan Davis
Reframing the land use and transportation debate, L.A. is trying to make mobility about its people.
March 12, 2019 by Dylan Jones
After a decade of debate, concerns and confusion still exist but success in other cities may prove a useful bellwether.
February 26, 2019 by Vishant Kothari
It was the largest environmental settlement in U.S. history. How can it have the most impact?
February 19, 2019 by Nick Nigro