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2016 Sustainable Cities Index Shows Australia Could Still Do Much Better
Green
Monday September 19 2016

2016 Sustainable Cities Index Shows Australia Could Still Do Much Better

The latest list of the world's most sustainable cities shows that Australia still has some way to go before its leading population centres join the ranks of the...

The Myths About Sustainable Buildings and Cities
Green
Wednesday March 9 2016

The Myths About Sustainable Buildings and Cities

As awareness about the need to deliver buildings and cities which meet high standards of sustainability in design and construction grows, it is important to think...

Six Sustainable Cities Wishes for 2016
Green
Tuesday December 22 2015

Six Sustainable Cities Wishes for 2016

I view the past 10 years as the heady, roller coaster years when it comes to sustainable development.

Behind the Scenes of Your Urban Sustainability Rating System
Green
Wednesday July 1 2015

Behind the Scenes of Your Urban Sustainability Rating System

For 20 years now, green building rating tools have been part of our daily lives. They are an integral part of our professional practice, government policy...

Urban Redevelopment’s New Civic-Public-Private Partnership
Urban Planning
Tuesday March 17 2015

Urban Redevelopment’s New Civic-Public-Private Partnership

In June 2014, EcoDistricts completed an 18-month process of researching, designing and procuring its next generation pilot projects that would help advise and test a new...

Climate Change, Cars and City Character
Urban Planning
Thursday February 12 2015

Climate Change, Cars and City Character

According to the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, over the next 15 years, about $90 trillion will be invested in infrastructure in the world’s...