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Social Equity & Successful Sustainability

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...If sustainability action plans and eco-districts were three legged stools, most would fall over. Environmental and economic sustainability are typically well-accounted for in these plans, but as San Diego...


The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities

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...focus on resilience, compact development, sustainable mobility, and a low carbon economy. The sustainability success stories achieved in the Nordic countries arise at least partially out of their regional context,...


Designing Great Cities with Jan Gehl

https: / / / ibi-ideas / designing-great-cities-with-jan-gehl’s vital challenges are sustainability, sociability and mobility. We’ve come a long way since 1950, with no shortage of credit due to Gehl, but the next generation of urbanists still...


Single-Use Items vs. City Streets: How to Reduce and Recycle in the Urban Arena

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...from single-use food service items. How can we reduce and reuse in the urban arena? How do we integrate sustainability into this disposable culture, starting with on our streets? Vancouver...


Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017

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...respect for and integration with natural systems is becoming a common theme in sustainability literature. Envision, an infrastructure certification system created by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure, dedicates a idea-tags...


Will Vertical Farming Go Mainstream?

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...Since it’s inception in 1999, vertical farming has developed from an experimental concept to a serious business opportunity that could enhance urban sustainability and resilience. Based on a simple...


IBI Triple Silver Winners at Green Apple Awards

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...Apple award as this reflects the importance they place on sustainability and reflects the ‘Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015’. This is about improving the social, economic, environmental and...
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IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award

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...maximize multi-modal benefits and efficiencies; and, build and enhance the sustainability planning policy in place.” The plan has been lauded for its clarity and simplicity and innovative communication strategy. Using...


A Second Chance for Masdar?

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It’s been a decade since the ambitious plan for a zero-carbon city rising from the sands outside Abu Dhabi was announced. How times have changed. Masdar is far...

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