Circular Economy and Digital Technologies can
The building sector can address pressing environmental problems by leveraging two major trends: circular economy and digital technologies. Circular building practices emphasize restorative design principles . . .
Greenhouse gas emissions tracking project
The systems cities use to monitor and analyze greenhouse gas emissions are “flawed,” says a group of researchers from Carbon Monitor, Hestia, IG3IS, Nexqt and RMI.
Creating a Culture of Sustainability in Homebuilding
Sustainably built homes cost more up front, but that investment can easily pay off over the decades with savings on heating and cooling, etc . . .
AI and Smart Cities–Improving Urban Life
A smart city would utilize information and communication technologies to improve the quality of life of the citizens and the way the government serves the people.
Is generative AI bad for the environment?
Generative AI is the hot new technology behind chatbots and image generators. But how hot is it making the planet?
Limiting global warming to 1.5°C would save billions
Despite the Paris Agreement pledge to keep global warming well below 2°C (compared to pre-industrial levels), current policies are projected to result in 2.7°C warming by the end of the century.