8 ways cities are upping the ante on building efficiency

March 15, 2017 by  
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Leading by example and linking up with utilities are among the strategies cities are deploying.

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A Guide to Eco-Living in a Concrete Jungle

March 1, 2017 by  
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It’s easy to mistake cities as hubs for mass pollution. Big cities are home to millions of residents and have thousands of cars on the road, which can produce huge amounts of waste compared to their rural neighbors. But take a closer look and…

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These 7 major risks threaten urban sustainability

June 23, 2016 by  
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Many cities are unprepared for the challenges of globalization, undermining long-term sustainability.

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3 signs of progress in curbing the illegal wood trade

July 8, 2013 by  
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As illegal logging rates decline, companies and cities are stepping up to control their supply chains and use only legally sourced wood.

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What Chinese cities can teach US about sustainable innovation

May 8, 2013 by  
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Chinese cities are experimenting with ways to maximize EV development and deployment, green building and a locally tailored carbon market.

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$40B in energy savings hiding in US commercial buildings

May 8, 2013 by  
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The federal government estimates we can save $40 billion annually by reducing energy use in commercial buildings 20 percent by 2020.

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