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Boston municipal buildings target carbon neutrality

Boston municipal buildings target carbon neutrality

Following an executive order, building construction must be low-energy and fossil-fuel-free, while meeting annual energy needs from a mix of on- and off-site renewable energy assets.

Boston ranked top for energy efficiency

Boston ranked top for energy efficiency

In the 2019 City Clean Energy Scorecard, the city earned the highest score for its building policies and a perfect score for its energy efficiency outreach and programmes.

Boston mayor wants better management of ride-sharing services

Boston mayor wants better management of ride-sharing services

Mayor Martin Walsh says the city has to find ways to make ride-share part of sustainable and equitable transportation systems.

Boston searches for its safest drivers

Boston searches for its safest drivers

As part of the Vision Zero strategy to eliminate fatal and serious crashes by 2030, drivers download an app that scores their behaviours and allows them to compete for more than $25,000 in prizes.

Boston sets roadmap for carbon neutrality

Boston sets roadmap for carbon neutrality

The US city is devising its plan to reduce carbon pollution in buildings and transportation and is updating its climate action plan

Boston’s progress towards roadway safety

Boston’s progress towards roadway safety

Vision Zero is an early action item of Go Boston 2030, the city’s long-term transportation plan