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TUMI E-Bus Mission

DC Circulator, Washington DC first electric passenger bus for the Department of Transportation (DDOT)
Insights

How London Uses Road Fees to Tackle Air Pollution and Inequality

  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • equity
  • transportation
A woman bikes on a London cycle lane. Red public buses are seen in the background.
  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • equity
  • transportation
Insights

In Nairobi, Residents Redesign Public Spaces to Build Flood Resilience

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Nairobi residents redesign public spaces to build flood resilience
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity

In Monterrey, Mexico, a University’s Tragedy Sparks a Citywide Turnaround

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Monterrey, Mexico residents enjoying the open streets of the monthly Callejero event.
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Insights

In Ahmedabad, India, Women Are Climate Leaders, Not Victims

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Woman works in her home in Ahmedabad, India.
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Insights

A Green Recovery Starts with Cities

  • Cities
  • Climate Resilience
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • cities
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • green infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
  • Cities
  • Climate Resilience
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • cities
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • green infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
News

RELEASE: National governments can reap $12 trillion in returns, create millions of new jobs, reduce emissions through low-carbon investments in cities

  • urban policy
  • Urban Transformations
  • cities
  • governance
  • low carbon cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
  • urban policy
  • Urban Transformations
  • cities
  • governance
  • low carbon cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
News
  • Air Quality
  • cities
  • sustainable cities

STATEMENT: New Coalition Calls for the US To Go "All In" on Climate Action

  • US Climate Initiatve
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Business
  • cities
  • United States
  • US Climate Initiatve
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Business
  • cities
  • United States
Insights

INSIDER: How Land Use Paints a Clearer Picture of Urban Life

  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities
An aerial view of Mexico City.
  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities

Developing Cities Need Cash. Land Value Capture Can Help

  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
People walk on and around an outdoor escalator at a train station in Shenzhen.
  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development

7 Things to Know About Renewable Natural Gas

  • Energy
  • explainer
  • renewable natural gas
  • climate change
  • natural gas
  • renewable energy
  • United States
The domes and pipes of a biogas plant are visible over a low grassy field.
  • Energy
  • explainer
  • renewable natural gas
  • climate change
  • natural gas
  • renewable energy
  • United States

How Some U.S. Cities Are Working to Align Energy Markets with Their Clean Energy Goals

  • decarbonization
  • electricity
  • cities
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • markets
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • sustainable cities
Power lines at sunset.
  • decarbonization
  • electricity
  • cities
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • markets
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • sustainable cities

Bringing New Life to Fallen Urban Trees

  • Forests
  • circular economy
  • explainer
  • economy
  • health
  • forest restoration
  • reforestation
  • restoration
  • wood
A pile of logs in a forest.
  • Forests
  • circular economy
  • explainer
  • economy
  • health
  • forest restoration
  • reforestation
  • restoration
  • wood
Insights

7 Ways to Bridge the Blue Finance Gap

  • Ocean
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • economy
  • biodiversity
  • finance
  • oceans
An coral reef with fish.
  • Ocean
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • economy
  • biodiversity
  • finance
  • oceans
Insights

What Farmers Need to Survive a Changing Climate: Transformative Adaptation

  • Climate Resilience
  • explainer
  • resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Food
  • sustainable development
Growing millet in India
  • Climate Resilience
  • explainer
  • resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Food
  • sustainable development
Insights

Leveraging the Ocean's Carbon Removal Potential

  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • carbon removal
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • climate change
  • carbon
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • governance
  • oceans
  • restoration
An ocean next to a cityscape.
  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • carbon removal
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • climate change
  • carbon
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • governance
  • oceans
  • restoration
Insights

As the UN Turns 75, Countries Should Embrace a Shared Vision of a Fairer, Safer and More Sustainable Future

  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • Urban Mobility
  • paris agreement
  • Business
  • cities
  • climate change
  • governance
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable business
  • sustainable cities
  • transportation
  • united nations
Country flags leading to the entrance of the United Nations.
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • Urban Mobility
  • paris agreement
  • Business
  • cities
  • climate change
  • governance
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable business
  • sustainable cities
  • transportation
  • united nations
Insights

6 Graphics Explain the Climate Feedback Loop Fueling US Fires

  • Forests
  • explainer
  • wildfires
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • fire
  • local impacts
  • United States
Bobcat Fire, as seen from Monrovia, California
  • Forests
  • explainer
  • wildfires
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • fire
  • local impacts
  • United States
Insights

How to Build a Circular Economy

  • Economics
  • circular economy
  • explainer
  • waste
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business opportunity
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • food waste
  • greenhouse gases
  • natural resources
  • sustainable business
  • Climate
Two recycling facility workers next to bales of aluminum cans. Photo by Aaron Minnick | WRI.
  • Economics
  • circular economy
  • explainer
  • waste
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business opportunity
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • food waste
  • greenhouse gases
  • natural resources
  • sustainable business
  • Climate

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