London is one of the four U.K. cities that will become international pioneers of green vehicle technology, after getting £13 million (€17m, $18.5m) to boost the number of plug-in cars on their roads.
Feb 2, 2016 Cities of the Future
Revisiting a collected effort to reshape one of the world's most famous cities after a catastrophic disaster.
Jan 26, 2016 The Guardian Cities
Public food markets can be key centers of urban commerce and social life. Late last year, a brainstorming event in London considered how they might evolve to accommodate modern lifestyles and technologies.
Jan 22, 2016 Nesta
Contactless travel could be in place on every bus in Britain by 2022 under a multi-million-pound plan being developed by the country’s five leading bus operators.
Jan 18, 2016 Cities of the Future
Peterborough is the winner of the 2015 World Smart City Award.
Jan 10, 2016 Cities of the Future
It's easy to focus on the sensational headlines based on the fraud committed by Volkswagen, but doing so masks the deadly and ongoing problems of diesel emissions plaguing the world's densely populated cities.
Jan 7, 2016 The New York Times
A housing market analyst finds that traditional models do a poor job of measuring supply and demand, which makes it very difficult to know how much supply is needed to meet demand.
Dec 21, 2015 Pieria
London is the stage for one of the problems that arises when encountered with a dearth of accommodations for housing and offices.
Dec 9, 2015 Centre for Cities
Writing in The Guardian's Bike Blog, Peter Walker has an important message for the 40,000 delegates from 195 nations gathered in Paris for the COP21 talks: Don't discount the carbon-reducing, planet-saving potential of the bicycle.
Dec 4, 2015 The Guardian
When climate change initially became a powerful political talking point, the dirty economies of developing countries might have made U.S. efforts seem inconsequential. Now the roles of reversed, and the U.S. has some catching up to do.
Nov 30, 2015 Mother Jones