World

June 15, 2018, 12pm PDT
Low-power wide-area (LPWA) networks can be a great solution for IoT applications that have low data rates, require long battery lives, use low-cost modules and operate in remote locations. These networks can support many different services for cities
Iot Times
June 15, 2018, 10am PDT
It's getting hot out there. Plant all the trees.
YouTube
June 15, 2018, 5am PDT
To reach goals in reducing emissions, Gates's group is looking to invest in technology that can provide energy in efficient ways by supplying clean power when the sun isn't shining and the wind isn't blowing.
Quartz
June 13, 2018, 2pm PDT
Pre-signals offer the benefit of a dedicated lane on smaller streets that can't accommodate a dedicated bus lane.
CityLab
June 9, 2018, 9am PDT
A new study finds that bus service determines bus ridership.
CityLab
June 8, 2018, 2pm PDT
But it's still not enough to produce a net reduction in emissions from energy production.
Quartz
June 8, 2018, 11am PDT
The need to slash emissions from buildings is increasingly urgent, and critics say LEED won't get us there.
CityLab
June 6, 2018, 12pm PDT
Japan prioritizes technological advancement to grow its economy.
Reuters
June 5, 2018, 2pm PDT
From garbage pickers to tamale sellers, workers in the informal economy can account for half the workforce in developing cities. They should be respected as an important constituency.
City Lab
June 4, 2018, 2pm PDT
Two new reports on the outlook of electric vehicles paint a bright future for the new technology. No country is more critical than China, where policies will force global auto companies to invest in clean technology if they want to have a future.
CNBC
Feature
May 31, 2018, 5am PDT
Planetizen is pleased to present the best of the latest crop of mobile apps by planners and for planners.
James Brasuell
May 29, 2018, 8am PDT
Memorial Day gas prices are the highest since 2014, The rising price of gas has already negated the tax savings from last year's tax cuts bill for low-income Americans. Retaining fuel economy standards would increase energy security.
The Fuse
May 27, 2018, 7am PDT
Analysts expect electric buses to be cheaper to operate than diesel buses by 2019.
Smart Cities Dive
May 22, 2018, 1pm PDT
The tiniest house anyone has ever seen.
Science Daily
May 22, 2018, 5am PDT
So you think you're a transit expert?
The Guardian
May 21, 2018, 10am PDT
Climate change is only part of the story, but humans have left a detectable footprint on the distribution of the global water supply.
Grist
May 21, 2018, 8am PDT
The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy weighs in on the hottest topic in alternative transportation.
Mashable
May 19, 2018, 1pm PDT
Providing user experience in self-driving cars offers an under-appreciated business opportunity.
Quartz
May 18, 2018, 5am PDT
What does the way people commute reveal about the role of individuals in society?
CityLab
May 16, 2018, 9am PDT
A large scale study conducted in the U.K. shows biking to work leads to a longer life, despite dangers on the roads.
Streetsblog USA