The world's cities should aspire to a sustainable future that is not necessarily dependent on cars.
EMBARQ, WRI's Center for Sustainable Transport, commends the introduction of new Bus Rapid Transit lines in Mexico City and Guadalajara.
The BOP share of transportation spending is consistently high in Africa.
CO2 and air pollution can be reduced significantly by improving cities' transportation systems, but quantifying those reductions can be difficult.
p>Even with half of private cars off the road, Beijing remains wrapped in a haze of smog. The real causes of Beijing's air quality woes lie elsewhere.
p>When it comes to urban transportation, ingenuity is the key to cleaner, greener, and smarter cities.
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For roughly thirty years, Mexico City has been a city in rapid decline, threatening to descend into a murky stew of crime, pollution, and chaos. But in recent years the city has regained its footing, experiencing an urban renaissance powered by a series of projects that have dramatically improved the quality of life of the 18 million people that make the city their home.