Urban planning Tag

Energi Forum Danmark 2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text](Briefing in Danish & English) The largest potential for energy savings is by far in in buildings that have already been built. Beyond reducing the building carbon footprint and energy bill, modernisation is also about comfort, better user experience, and market value. On March 8th and...

Augustenborg Eco-city: Fighting Climate Change in the Urban Context

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1187" img_size="large" alignment="center"][vc_column_text]Augustenborg, a neighborhood of Malmo, Sweden was revitalized in 1998 thanks to a government-funded program and is now a leading example of an eco-city. The district is also an inspiration for urban planners and sustainable practitioners in solving a puzzle of climate...

Transforming Occasional Activity to Daily Habit: Bike-sharing Best Practices

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1188" img_size="Large" alignment="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Bike-sharing programs are gaining popularity internationally and play a strategic role in an integrated green mobility system in the urban landscape. This report examined successful programs in different cities with a closer look to Paris, Copenhagen and New York. According to the report,...

Hyllie – A Holistic Approach in Urban Planning

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="1189" img_size="Large" alignment="center"][vc_column_text]With an ambition to be a low-carbon city powered by 100% renewable energy by 2030, Malmö, Sweden keeps setting new targets to achieve its sustainability agenda. In this context, under a public-private partnership starting in 2011, the City of Malmö, VA SYD...

Sustainable Urban Development – How to Engage Project Stakeholders on a Common Vision (Special Edition)

[MM_Access_Decision access='false'] [/MM_Access_Decision] [MM_Access_Decision access='false'] In the first episode of The Green Exchange we are focusing on Sustainable Development within Urban City Planning from within the “Transition Arena”- how to engage stakeholders on a common vision and drive results. The Urban Transition movement is rapidly progressing in the Øresund...