Climate Goals: Is Oslo Leading the Way?

Oslo, Norway

Oslo, Norway - Europe's eco-capital Oslo is actively pursuing a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions of 95% by 2030 (compared to 1990 levels); on the entire nation of Norway's path to becoming a carbon neutral nation. 2030 is the target year that the Norwegian parliament has...

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Sustainable city: CHICAGO

Chicago skyline (Aon center, surrounding skyscrapers and buildings)

CHICAGO IS - a sustainable city | The dense city center of downtown Chicago has an extensive mass transportation network with around 150 rail stations for its 8 'L' rail lines; and over 200 bus routes. Chicago Transit Authority has been able to cut its GHG emissions by...

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Profiles in Sustainable Cities – San Diego, California

San Diego, California

San Diego, California - America's Cleanest City Sustainable cities have eco-city designs that prioritize consideration of social, economic, and environmental impacts of climate mitigation policies, and implementation of sustainability policies; as well as prioritizing resilient, thriving ecological and urban habitats for existing populations. Among the...

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Green City Times Eye on Sustainability

Green City Times Eye on Sustainability

Green City Times articles on the latest global sustainability trends Gain insight into  sustainability, green building, urban planning, renewable energy, sustainable mass transportation, energy efficiency, and climate change mitigation policies.  6 ways to aid the world water crisis Plan for expansion of Smart Meters in the US COP21 Paris Climate Accord-...

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