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Transforming our cities. The real ones, where we live.
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Ciudades para la vida de los seres urbanos

Ciudades para la vida de los seres urbanos | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
¿Cómo hacer ciudad? La mutación de Medellín desde la violencia a la pacificación a través de la acción urbana y el planeamiento es hoy modelo. En el ultimo Foro Urbano Mundial, el WUF7, se lanzó una llamada a la creación de urbes más inclusivas. Por LOLA HUETE MACHADO
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Why 'place' is the new American dream

Why 'place' is the new American dream | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
The new American Dream will transform cities and towns in the 21st Century. To understand it, we have to grasp a few features of the previous American Dream.
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16 Rules for 'Smarter' Smart Growth

16 Rules for 'Smarter' Smart Growth | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
It’s time to update the so-called 1990's-era "ten principles" that emphasize compact development, transportation choices, and so on.
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Green deal's upfront fees 'put people off upgrading homes'

Green deal's upfront fees 'put people off upgrading homes' | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Experts say cost will undermine government's attempts to encourage homeowners to invest in energy efficiency upgrades
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Urban renewal

Urban renewal | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
U.S. Census data and the growing challenge of finding an apartment in Columbus confirm: The urban-living renaissance is real.
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Greening an Entire Block Instead of Just One Building

Greening an Entire Block Instead of Just One Building | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Most smaller commercial buildings can't afford energy retrofits on their own. But what if they banded together?
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The Secret Energy Drain on Cities: Streetlights

The Secret Energy Drain on Cities: Streetlights | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it

Streetlights are often a city's biggest or second biggest energy demand. But they don't have to be. San Diego County has made it easy for its cities to convert to energy-efficient streetlights.

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Reclaiming pedestrian priority with neuroscience - Gehl Architects

Reclaiming pedestrian priority with neuroscience - Gehl Architects | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Scientific progress is reclaiming the pedestrian’s long lost priority, as it marches into previously unexplored terrains of architecture and urban planning.
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Reviving Vacant Buildings: A Tale of Two Cities

Reviving Vacant Buildings: A Tale of Two Cities | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
The Louisville Gardens in the early 1900s when it was the Jefferson County Armory. Image © Diane Deaton Street via Flickr A former treasure in
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Reboucler la boucle : les circuits courts, modèle d’avenir ?

Reboucler la boucle : les circuits courts, modèle d’avenir ? | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
UrbaNews.fr - A l’heure d’un scandale alimentaire dont l’ampleur ne se dévoile encore que partiellement, l’idée consistant à réinscrire nos systèmes productifs dans un ancrage local semble bien séduisante.
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Mapeando recursos ociosos en la ciudad

Mapeando recursos ociosos en la ciudad | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it

"Aprovechar al máximo. Esa debería ser una de las estrategias de gestión de las ciudades. Cualquier recurso, activo público, capacidad física o intangible, aprovechando al máximo. Que no existan recursos ociosos sin un valor social."

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RE-HAB. Rehabilitación y regeneración urbana. DUyOT. UPM

RE-HAB. Rehabilitación y regeneración urbana. DUyOT. UPM | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
RE-HAB es la plataforma de difusión y discusión sobre vulnerabilidad urbana, rehabilitación integral y regeneración urbana, en la que se recogen los distintos trabajos y aportaciones que sobre estos temas ha realizado el Grupo de Investigación en ...
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Mapping for Change

Mapping for Change | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
Mapping for Change specialises in providing participatory mapping services to communities, voluntary sector organisations, local authorities and developers with a focus on
environmental justice and social change.

Via @manufernandez http://www.scoop.it/u/manu-fernandez

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Childhood Obesity: Your Postcode Is As Important As Your Genetic Code – Urban Times

Childhood Obesity: Your Postcode Is As Important As Your Genetic Code – Urban Times | Urban Regeneration | Scoop.it
By Walkonomics at This Big City....
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