December 18th, 2012 | by Guest Author
In Mumbai, India, a zero waste plan also supports the economic empowerment of impoverished women "waste pickers." This program also makes innovative use of biogas production facilities in dealing with organic wastes
September 24th, 2008 | by reenymal
Does proximity to the sea give a city an advantage when it comes to sustainability rankings?
According to SustainLane who just released their 2008 Sustainable City rankings, city traits that are already set in stone like geography and layout play a huge role. Take the greenest cities in America: Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago and New York. Four out of the five them are situated on the coast and were built before suburbia existed.