The new French law, which requires renewable energy or plants on all new commercial buildings, is the first of its kind at the national level.
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans disability activists talk about the city’s lack of accessible disaster plans and what they’ve done to change it.
Glass is a pain in Montana’s, uh, recycling program. But the craft brew industry is on the case.
With more than a quarter of the Tenderloin’s housing stock owned by nonprofits or the government, longtime residents have staying power.
Funded by state cap-and-trade revenue, Los Angeles' program will introduce an electric car-sharing fleet to lower carbon emissions and serve disadvantaged communities.
These communities are helping residents take steps towards healthier lives by making walking a priority.
There are a number of bikesharing trends to be excited about this year, from better technology to increased access in low-income communities.
From New York City to Barcelona, cities across the world are turning to “slow living” to make their communities happier and healthier in the face of increasing urbanization.
It's got great transit, plenty of sidewalks, and values people more than cars.
Exactly how much difference do “new economy” organizations make? Economists looked into it, and here are a few of their results.