Miami-Dade County targets sustainability, ocean health with new partnerships
Miami-Dade County plans to fit businesses with water meters, research sustainable technologies and create a startup-in-residence program.
Will the world’s most sustainable city be built in the U.S.?
The proposed city of Telosa could be a meaningful advance for planned communities in the United States.
NYC chooses four sustainability-focused startups for accelerator program
The accelerator will help companies focused on air quality, water quality, cleaning-product delivery and energy-use cut through red tape and build their businesses in New York City.
Smart Cities Council launches sustainability-focused 2020 challenge
Five cities will win a year’s worth of assistance and advising from a network of urban technology experts.
NYC asks tech startups for help making the city more sustainable
Companies are being asked to apply to pilot solutions through 2020 that can reduce emissions, improve traffic or make the city's waste systems more efficient.
Sustainable electronics a growing trend in state and local government
"Ecolabels" like the Green Electronics Council's EPEAT are encouraging sustainable buying in governments that can exert outsized influence on the environment.
Austin mayor turns to data to help meet clean energy commitments
The Texas city is investing heavily in green energy sources and technologies in the wake of the Trump administration's decision to back out of the Paris climate agreement.