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Get ready for Pollutec hybrid version in October 2021

Pollutec is established as the reference event for environment professionals. It is also a platform for environmental and (...)

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Charging ahead: how to make sure the electric vehicle transition is sustainable and just

Without proper planning, an influx of electric vehicles could cause problems for the economy and our energy supply. Joenomias (...)

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Why the changing colour of our streetlights could be a danger for insect populations

Surveying moth caterpillars Douglas Boyes. Douglas Boyes, Newcastle University Life on Earth has evolved alongside predictabl (...)

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60 Days to GFHS 2021: “Accelerate Green Transformation and Innovation towards Healthy, Resilient and Carbon-neutral Cities”

The 16th Annual Session of Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2021) - one of the most important events focusing on susta (...)

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Why condos caught on in America

  About 1 in 3 homeowners across the Miami region live in condos, many with waterfront views. Kelly Kagan, CC BY-ND, Matthew (...)

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[D2Grids] The newsletter #7 of the D2Grids project is out !

In this newsletter, we invite you to discover the extension of the D2GRIDS project, the news and events of the sector, and (...)

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Registration open: 16th Global Forum on Human Settlements on resilient and carbon neutral cities

While being mired in the unprecedented predicament created by the pandemic, the world is seeing and feeling the impacts of (...)

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Millions of renters face eviction and homelessness: 3 essential reads about the CDC's expiring moratorium

An eviction crisis appears imminent. AP Photo/Michael Dwyer Bryan Keogh, The Conversation The White House and city officials (...)

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Cities after COVID: Resiliency is about embracing the crisis as part of a new brand story

A picturesque image of the Kingston, Ont. waterfront at sunset. (Evi T/Unsplash) Cities as we know them are under attack (...)

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Implementation map on barriers and success factors for E1st in buildings

The research in this report by ENEFIRST builds on the report ‘Priority areas for implementing Efficiency First’ which identif (...)

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Building Greener Roads: New Developments in Highway Construction

The construction industry and transportation division have long-standing associations with environmental degradation. But (...)

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Can Green Machinery Lead Heavy Industries to a More Sustainable Future?

Regardless of where they are in the world, heavy industries tend to be among the worst producers of greenhouse gasses. While (...)

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Tampere’s IoT Platform Gaining Recognition as one of Finland’s Most Skilled Procurement of the Year

The procurement of Tampere’s IoT platform has been nominated as a finalist for this year’s most skilful procurement competiti (...)

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Heart health: design cities differently and it can help us live longer

Jakarta residents stroll down a central thoroughfare on the weekly car-free morning held each Sunday. Stefano Politi Markovin (...)

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OPENGELA getting ready for replicating its urban regeneration programme throughout the Basque Country

To replicate the OPENGELA model, it is necessary to lay the foundations for neighbourhood offices to operate. For this reason (...)