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Copenhagen bicycle “super highways” push regional cooperation to a new level

By Annemarie Zinck COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Each weekday morning here, hundreds of commuters in the municipality of Furesø get on their bikes for the one-hour ride into Copenhagen. Editors note: This article first appeared in Citiscope.org and is reprinted with permission. Citiscope.org as an independent, nonprofit media startup, focused on finding innovations in cities around the world and spreading the word …

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How Hapinoy helps small stores earn bigger profits

by Anna Valmero MANILA, Philippines — Walk down any busy street here, or in practically any city, town or village …

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Community Microgrids: Envisioning the Grid of the Future

Community microgrids (CMGs) are getting more press these days as people recognize that they may provide an alternative to the …

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Two forward leaps in how cities measure greenhouse-gas emissions

By Christopher Swope By now, big-city pledges to cut greenhouse-gas emissions have a familiar ring to them. Seoul says it …

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Five Reasons to be Optimistic About Sustainable Urban Mobility

According to the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects, cities will add over 2.5 billion people in the next 40 years, …

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Fight not Flight: Lessons from Detroit

Several of the speakers at the recent Meeting of the Minds in Detroit – including Mayor Bill Peduto of Pittsburgh, …

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Meeting of the Minds 2014 Final Report & Infographic

The Meeting of the Minds 2014 Final Report is now available. Download your PDF copy here: The final report includes …

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What Do We Need to Build Sustainable Cities?

Every so often, I find it important to reset and to re-envision what a successful future looks like. This article …

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A New Chapter is Opening for Smart Cities

Over the course of Meeting of the Minds 2014 in Detroit, my fellow attendees and I heard from a number …

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