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30 cities say their greenhouse gas emissions have peaked

30 cities say their greenhouse gas emissions have peaked

Austin, Athens, Lisbon and Venice are the latest major cities to have ‘peaked’ their greenhouse gas emissions, meaning they won’t rise any further and are now falling.

Programme aims to certify quality of life initiatives

Programme aims to certify quality of life initiatives

Renault is working with EIT InnoEnergy to assess the impact of its FeliZiudad platform to make cities, towns, and neighbourhoods more sustainable and happier places to live.

C40 announces first 15 "beacons of sustainable design"

C40 announces first 15 "beacons of sustainable design"

Projects from Chicago, Madrid, Milan, Oslo, Paris and Reykjavik have been chosen in the first round of the organisation’s Reinventing Cities competition.

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Bees help to bring cleaner air to Madrid metro

Accenture has helped the Spanish metro develop and implement a self-learning, artificial intelligence ventilation system that ensures high air quality in its stations

Miami tops smart lighting league

Miami tops smart lighting league

IoT Analytics undertook research on 111 cities to find out which ones are embracing digital transformation in the management of streetlights

Cities turn to nature-based solutions

Cities turn to nature-based solutions

Hamburg is leading the European-funded CLEVER Cities project which will use natural interventions to address social, economic and environmental problems