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How Did Shenzhen, China Build World’s Largest Electric Bus Fleet?

  • public transit
  • China
  • transportation
Electric buses in China
  • public transit
  • China
  • transportation
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Beyond Electric Cars: As China Leads in Electric Buses, India Could Follow Suit in Electric Motorcycles

  • Cities
  • China
  • India
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transportation
An electric bus in downtown Beijing
  • Cities
  • China
  • India
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transportation
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China’s Clean Air Challenge: $3 Billion Air Pollution from Transport in Chengdu

  • China
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • pollution
  • transportation
Chengdu on a clear day
  • China
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • pollution
  • transportation
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Chengdu Shows How Cities Can Turn Climate Commitments into Action

  • Urban Mobility
  • China
  • Climate
  • Urban Development
Chengdu street scene
  • Urban Mobility
  • China
  • Climate
  • Urban Development
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World Water Day: How “Sludge” Can Power China’s Cities While Cutting Emissions

  • Water
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • China
  • pollution
  • renewable energy
  • wastewater
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • China
  • pollution
  • renewable energy
  • wastewater
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A suburban development outside Beijing, “Orange County” is just one of many gated communities springing up on the edges of cities worldwide. Photo by Andrew Stokols/WRI.
  • China
  • Urban Development
Insights

Transforming Transportation 2015: Turning Momentum into Action

  • public transit
  • Cities
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
2015 provides three big opportunities to build global momentum around the course for change. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
  • public transit
  • Cities
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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Want Healthy, Thriving Cities? Tackle Traffic Safety First

  • public transit
  • Cities
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transportation
One of the best ways cities can become safer for all is through sustainable transport systems like bus rapid transit (BRT). Photo by EMBARQ Brasil/Flickr.
  • public transit
  • Cities
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transportation

A Safe City is a Just City

  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
In Rio de Janeiro, proximity to transport is key to ensuring that residents have access to jobs and opportunities within the city. Photo Credit: EMBARQ-Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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China Can Turn its Challenges into Clear Opportunities for Greener Growth

  • China
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • pollution
China's agricultural production - including rice, wheat and corn - could fall dramatically within a few decades due to shifts in precipitation and soil quality. Photo Credit: United Nations Photo, Flickr
  • China
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • pollution
  • transportation

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