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What Makes Large Cities More Livable and Helps People Navigate Them Smoothly?

Zhuhai's intelligent traffic management system (TMS) by Siemens makes traffic smoother. Its comprehensive traffic information platform makes the city easier to navigate and more livable.
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Siemens built a green traffic intelligent system specifically for Zhuhai, which creatively combines the green traffic concept with the traffic management system, and helps Zhuhai to be a world leading intelligent, green, environment friendly city.

Click here to learn more about green traffic and smart travel in Zhuhai.

The Green Light for a Green City

Buses on time, smoothly flowing traffic and lower CO2 emissions. Sitraffic STREAM from Siemens is an intelligent traffic prioritization system that makes sure buses and emergency vehicles in Böblingen automatically get the green light.
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The green light for buses and emergency vehicles
It sounds like an impossibly complex system with a large number of moving parts, but it is a reality in Böblingen, where smooth traffic is now the standard. Sitraffic STREAM ensures that urban traffic flows seamlessly, with the added benefit of reduced CO2 emissions.

Over 2,000 People Attend Banorte’s Environmental Education Program

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  • With 2,272 visitors, Banorte’s green roof exceeds its initial goal by 13%.
  •  GFNorte promotes environmental conservation among employees and society in general with this educational project.
  • Employees, suppliers and various institutions have benefited from the educational program
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  • With 2,272 visitors, Banorte’s green roof exceeds its initial goal by 13%.
  •  GFNorte promotes environmental conservation among employees and society in general with this educational project.
  • Employees, suppliers and various institutions have benefited from the educational program

How Green is Your City? New Global Analysis Reveals Extent of Trend to Cleaner Energy

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September 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Latin American and European cities are the least reliant on fossil fuels to power their electricity, finds new analysis of major cities around the world, released today by CDP and AECOM.  Asia Pacific cities continue to exhibit a high dependency on fossil fuels, while North American and African cities sit somewhere in the middle. 

Recyclebank Names 10 Inspiring U.S. Programs Paving the Road to Sustainability

Clean-tech pioneer celebrates U.S. ingenuity with list of motivating environmental initiatives
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NEW YORK CITY, July 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ — From Philadelphia’s commitment to hit aggressive environmental goals in six years to Corpus Christi’s cutting-edge wind energy plan, Recyclebank today revealed 10 American initiatives it is recognizing for setting the bar for urban sustainability and environmental practices.

In the Spotlight: Philadelphia

Recyclebank recognizes Philadelphia for its extraordinary green efforts.
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Sports nuts know that Philadelphia is famous for its die-hard fans, but their intensity extends way beyond fields, courts, and arenas: Philadelphia has proved itself super passionate about being green, too.

“In recent years, Philadelphia has made incredible strides in its ambitions to build a greener city,” says Mayor Michael Nutter, who pledged to make Philadelphia an environmental leader when he took office in 2008.

Can Green Cities Save the Planet?

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January 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder Media Impact Series webinar highlights how the most progressive green cities take on pollution, the climate crisis, and smart resource management.

Seattle, Wash., January 20—Tuesday, January 21 at 11:00 AM Pacific/2:00 PM Eastern, Alison Taylor joins Green Builder Media to talk about the pivotal role cities play in a sustainable future. Learn what a green city is and what the smartest ones are doing to be part of the environmental solution while attracting residents and businesses.

Examples to Live By: Environment Week in Canada

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Lead by Example:  We hear it said all the time, and we all know that it’s one of the best ways to influence others.  The idea of leading by example is especially important when it comes to matters of national and global importance – such as promoting sustainability and the reduction of carbon emissions.

Green Business League at the Florida Green Conference

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The Green Business League is pleased to be represented at the Florida Green Conference.   This event brings together some of the most notable leaders in the state of Florida, and the program boasts a tremendous list of speakers as well.  Cities across Florida are looking for Green solutions.  This event is one of the most exciting and meaningful events of the year.

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