Austin, Texas: a sustainable city

Austin is widely recognized as a top eco-friendly city, especially in the United States. In Austin, through non-profit organizations, sustainability groups, and local government; there have been continuous efforts to protect Austin's environment, improve the city's carbon footprint, and to make strides towards a renewable...


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...