Tags climate change

San Mateo, Calif., wants its new emissions dashboard to spark public conversation

by • 1 month ago

The Google-created tool shows estimates of how much pollution is being created by vehicles and buildings in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Gov. Jerry Brown says California will launch its 'own damn satellite' to fight climate change

by • 1 year ago

The state will partner with the geospatial imagery company Planet Labs to build the satellite, which will monitor pollution from orbit, the governor said.

New York and Chicago mayors herald resurgence of the city-state

by • 2 years ago

Speaking at a smart cities conference, Bill de Blasio and Rahm Emanuel said it's up to cities to fulfill responsibilities national governments have shirked.

NYC targets electric vehicles in latest smart city moonshot

by • 2 years ago

City government is turning to the tech community to achieve a 20 percent electric vehicle adoption rate by 2025.