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Do Cities Located By The Water Have A Sustainability Advantage?

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.



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