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Video: SmartBike DC Succeeds and Expands

A new video from EMBARQ shows the success of Washington's bike sharing program, SmartBike DC.

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The Tata Nano Released at Last: Blessing or Curse?

The world's cities should aspire to a sustainable future that is not necessarily dependent on cars.

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Sustainable Transport Expands in Mexico

EMBARQ, WRI's Center for Sustainable Transport, commends the introduction of new Bus Rapid Transit lines in Mexico City and Guadalajara.

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The Challenge of Tracking Transport-Related CO2 Emissions

CO2 and air pollution can be reduced significantly by improving cities' transportation systems, but quantifying those reductions can be difficult.

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Beijing's Air Pollution: It Isn't The Cars

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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.

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Making High Gas Prices Less Painful

Learn more about three long-term, sustainable policy solutions that would help ease the pain of high gas prices.

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Mayor Taking Mexico City Green, One Bus Line at a Time

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.

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