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Urban repositioning: quick lessons in cities sustainable development | TheCityFix

Urban repositioning: quick lessons in cities sustainable development | TheCityFix | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it

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South Korea's New Sustainable City Inside An Airport | Down To Earth

South Korea's New Sustainable City Inside An Airport | Down To Earth | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
How do you improve on the best airport in the world? That was the question posed to design firm Gensler, which collaborated with the HMGY Consortium to build Incheon International Airport's Terminal 2–a mini-city within an ...
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America's "greenest street" provides a blueprint for sustainable urban development

America's "greenest street" provides a blueprint for sustainable urban development | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it

A streetscape that includes natural landscaping, bicycle lanes, wind powered lighting, storm water diversion for irrigation, drought-resistant native plants and innovative “smog-eating” concrete has earned Cermak road in Chicago the title of “greenest Street in America” according to the Chicago Department of Transport (CDOT).


Opened in October 2012, the first phase two mile stretch is part of the Blue Island/Cermak Sustainable Streetscape project which was introduced in 2009 with the aim of reducing overall energy usage by 42 percent.


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how does your street rate? compare it to the 'greenest street in America?

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Vancouver Mayor: How to Build a Green and Sustainable City - Asia Society

Vancouver Mayor: How to Build a Green and Sustainable City - Asia Society | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
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Vancouver Mayor: How to Build a Green and Sustainable City
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Vancouver Mayor: How to Build a Green and Sustainable City.
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Rural or urban? Which is the most sustainable development?

Rural or urban? Which is the most sustainable development? | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
The ecological footprint calculator is a spreadsheet-based tool that can help planners and municipalities work out the sustainability of any given development. read more

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A scientific approach to land use and development.  You just know that gets me all charged up!

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Smart cities: innovation in energy will drive sustainable cities - The Guardian

Smart cities: innovation in energy will drive sustainable cities - The Guardian | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
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Smart cities: innovation in energy will drive sustainable cities
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Glasgow isn't the only UK city driving forward a smarter city approach. London boasts well-recognised sustainability innovations and a robust transit system.
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Seoul: Three Pillars of Successful Urban Development | Sustainable Cities Collective

Seoul: Three Pillars of Successful Urban Development | Sustainable Cities Collective | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
With a population density twice that of New York City, Seoul, is making good urban development better by fully embracing the three pillars of urban development.

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Top 10 cities leading in urban sustainability | SmartPlanet

Top 10 cities leading in urban sustainability | SmartPlanet | Sustainable cities | Scoop.it
These 10 global cities are ahead of the rest when it comes to finding innovative ways to reduce carbon emissions, improve mass transit and boost energ.
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