Cities Lead Way: 12 C40 Members to Buy Zero Emission Buses while Toronto-Alphabet Collaboration to Build Quayside

October 23, 2017 – Cities around the world are taking climate change seriously and implementing policies that can help us all get closer to a low-carbon future. London, Paris, ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Self-Driving Pods on Singapore Roads This Year

April 23, 2016 –  A joint venture between SMRT Services Pte. Ltd. and 2Getthere Holding B.V. announced plans to install, operate and maintain a fleet of automated vehicles on ... Continue Reading →

Smart City Challenge to Develop a 21st Century Transportation System

March 19, 2016 – Today is Earth Hour when we acknowledge our wasteful energy ways by dimming the lights at dusk for one hour from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. Over the years it has become ... Continue Reading →

$89 Trillion Investment Needed to Transition to Low-Carbon Economy

April 19, 2015 – The World Bank, International Monetary Fund and United Nations held a powwow in the last week along with representatives from 42 countries. Collectively they ... Continue Reading →

Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry is All About the Past

August 29, 2014 – It is an inspiration to see the technological marvels that have gotten us to where we are today. And a great place to see this is Chicago’s Museum of Science ... Continue Reading →

Proterra’s Electric Bus Travels Over 1,100 Kilometers in 24 Hours

May 25, 2014 – For those of you still using the British Imperial Unit, the over 1,1o0 translates to 700 miles. The route traveled simulated an urban setting and a typical commuter ... Continue Reading →

What Did We Learn in State of the Future Report?

March 23, 2014 – Last week I reported on the imminent release of The Millennium Project’s State of the Future 2014. The Millennium Project has been around since 1996 and ... Continue Reading →

Headlines: London Opens World’s Largest Solar Bridge

February 7, 2014 – London has just taken over from Australia in creating the world’s largest span of solar arrays on a bridge surface. Some 4,400 solar panels have been ... Continue Reading →

Urban Spaces Update: SkyCycle Proposed for City of London

January 10, 2014 – A series of old suburban railway corridors covering 220 kilometers (136 miles) may be the place where Londoners will be able to ride bicycles without fighting ... Continue Reading →

Headlines: Waste Heat from London Tube Heats Homes

November 20, 2013 – If you have ever walked across an open grate above a subway during cold months you notice how much heat comes from below. Well now what comes from the subway ... Continue Reading →