VCC_vancouverWHAT IS A SUSTAINABLE CITY… a city designed with consideration of environmental impact, inhabited by people dedicated to minimization of required inputs of energy, water and food, and waste output of heat, air pollution and water pollution.

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Sustainable Forestry Initiative To Deliver Metrics For Well-Managed Forests

The future of forests and the environment depends on understanding the contributions of...
Posted On 06 Sep 2016
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Soaring population raises climate concerns

Global population is predicted to rise by a third in the next three decades as the planet is...
Posted On 02 Sep 2016
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July was hottest month on record for the globe

Analysis confirms 15 consecutive months of record-breaking heat
Posted On 18 Aug 2016
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Climate change raises deadly health risks

Reduced production of fruit and vegetables as climate change impacts on agriculture could...
Posted On 18 Aug 2016
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Scientists link conflict and climate change

New research demonstrates scientifically that armed conflict in ethnically-divided societies...
Posted On 17 Aug 2016
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Can we economically outgrow climate change damages? Not for hurricanes we can’t

More than 50 percent of all weather-related economic losses on the globe are caused by damages...
Posted On 16 Aug 2016
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Energy-wise buildings can cut gas imports

Unleashing a fourth industrial revolution on Europe is the bold aim of a report on how to make...
Posted On 29 Jul 2016
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A troubling freshwater trend emerges in Canada

WWF-Canada provides decision makers with data on water health – but availability and...
Posted On 20 Jun 2016
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Doing more to save our oceans

On World Oceans Day (June 8), Canadians across the country say we're not doing enough to care...
Posted On 07 Jun 2016
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Cities are in the frontline for cutting carbon emissions, new IEA report finds

Energy Technology Perspectives 2016 shows that carbonizing urban buildings and transport is key...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
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Sustainable seafood market is surging, study finds

report examines market and performance trends of the nine most prevalent seafood certification...
Posted On 11 May 2016
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Cities Hold the Key to a Livable Future

Today, nearly 3.9 billion people-----half of the world's population-----live in urban areas. By...
Posted On 11 May 2016
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