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Top European cities for walking + bicycling + transit may surprise…

Public Domain European Environment Agency   The European Energy Agency recently put out a report and infographic on various transportation-related statistics from 75 European cities. There’s…

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Solar-powered parasols in Paris to make city’s smokers sustainable

The French capital is set to launch a sustainable yet practical alternative to environmentally unfriendly cafe heaters

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South Korea’s New Sustainable City Inside An Airport

With Koi Ponds, an entire shopping district, and amazing sustainability features, Incheon Airport’s terminal 2 is one place you’ll be totally cool with a delayed flight.

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10 Most innovative cities in urban sustainability

Cities are the laboratories where the most innovative ideas for surviving in the future can be tested. These 10 (from New-York to Tokyo to Bogota) were just awarded City Climate Leardership Awards for…

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More than 50% of city freight could shift from truck to bike

Running from May 2011 until April 2014 and spanning 11 countries, the EU-funded project CycleLogistics aims to reduce energy used in…

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Urban Food: feeding the cities of tomorrow

Feeding the cities is a challenge that gets more complex by the minute, with the explosion in the number of urban dwellers and the multiplication of food deserts inside the cities of the world. Solutions…

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