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Rosario, Argentina Uses Urban Farming to Tackle Economic and Climate Crises

  • Prize for Cities
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A man sits and plants new plants in his garden.
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How London Uses Road Fees to Tackle Air Pollution and Inequality

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A woman bikes on a London cycle lane. Red public buses are seen in the background.
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In Nairobi, Residents Redesign Public Spaces to Build Flood Resilience

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Nairobi residents redesign public spaces to build flood resilience
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3 Reasons Why Smart Charging Is Key for Electric Vehicle Fleets

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

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Monterrey, Mexico residents enjoying the open streets of the monthly Callejero event.
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In Ahmedabad, India, Women Are Climate Leaders, Not Victims

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4 Recommendations to Electrify the US Federal Fleet

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An electric vehicle charging next to a patch of grass.
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5 Big Ideas to Address the Climate Crisis and Inequality in Cities

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7 Things to Know About Decarbonization in the American Energy Innovation Act

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  • carbon removal
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INSIDER: Demystifying U.S. Electricity Markets and Their Role in Clean Energy Expansion

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  • INSIDER
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Members of Congress visit a control room at the National Renewable Energy Lab. Photo by Dennis Schroeder/NREL.
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Besides Buying Renewables, How Can Companies and Cities Create a Greener Grid?

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  • United States
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5 Things We Learned About Urban Transformation

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Q&A: One Woman Aims to Save Kids’ Lives by Redesigning the Roads They Walk

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  • health and road safety
  • poverty
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Ayikai Charlotte Poswayo
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WRI’s Courage to Lead Dinner Envisions Sustainable Cities of the Future

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Electrification Doesn't Make Sense Everywhere—Yet

  • electricity grid
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  • Cities
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • renewables
  • electric mobility
Where cities have relatively clean grids, they should electrify as much as possible.
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INSIDER: Development Bank Investments in Electricity Transmission and Distribution Should Align with the Paris Agreement

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  • INSIDER
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  • climate finance
  • multilateral development banks
Power tower. Flickr/Robbie V
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  • INSIDER
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