Artists, architects, planners, designers and ecologists gathered last month to discuss ecological urban design.
Gregory Scruggs May 4, 2017

Taiwan’s capital and largest city would become the third in Asia to receive ‘fair trade’ certification, Taiwan Today reports. 

June 22, 2015

Electric coaches may replace the traffic-clogged city’s 3,000 diesel-powered buses, the National News Bureau of Thailand says.

June 3, 2015

Beijing and Tianjin are joining forces with four neighboring cities to coordinate anti-pollution efforts, China. org.cn reports. 

June 2, 2015

 The higher upfront construction costs associated with ”green neighborhoods” are offset by lower operating costs, according to McKinsey.

May 29, 2015

Electric-powered versions of rickshaws, a transportation staple throughout Asia and the Global South, will be marketed to U. S. cities, the AP reports. 

May 28, 2015

Innovative solutions such as bus-rapid transit have helped a lot in the Indian city, CityMetric reports. 

May 12, 2015

A rooftop solar field, low-energy lighting and the phase-out of paper are among the changes making the Knesset green, the Times of Israel reports.

April 30, 2015

The Canadian city is one of dozens worldwide that have pledged to completely eliminate fossil fuels, EarthTechling reports. 

April 28, 2015

The nonprofit Depave promotes the removal of “unnecessary pavement” from urban areas and restoration of soil below, according to Shareable.

April 27, 2015

The requirement to use environmentally-friendly varieties of cement made of recycled material began this month, Al Bawaba reports. 

April 22, 2015

The South Korean city’s month-long ban on cars in 2013 transformed streets into playgrounds, The Pop-Up City reports. 

April 21, 2015

The French capital is looking at doubling the length of its bike-lane network, among other steps to encourage cycling, Wired reports. 

April 13, 2015

Diesel-fueled cars and trucks more than ten years old are no longer welcome in the Indian capital, The Indian Express and NDTV report. 

April 10, 2015
The Canadian city is looking to export its recycling model, starting in China.
Christopher Swope April 10, 2015

Egypt, Vietnam, Bangladesh and China are already losing land to the sea, Climate Network News reports. 

April 9, 2015

The south Indian city wants to construct a special lake for immersion of statues of Durga, Ganesh and other Hindu idols, CityMetric and the Deccan Chronicle report. 

April 3, 2015

The law requires adding solar panels or plants to rooftops, Architizer reports.

March 31, 2015

Two European capitals known for their environmental consciousness are responding to hazardous smog levels this week, AFP reports. 

March 23, 2015

Electric and fuel-cell vehicles could account for 20 percent of the U. S. bus market by 2030, National Geographic reports.

March 17, 2015

Vietnam’s third largest city also hopes to encourage more residents to switch to public transit, VietNamNet reports. 

March 9, 2015
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