21 Sep '11, 9pm

"If You Want to Save the Planet, Move to New York" Well, really any dense, green city will do! #CGI2011

Photo credit: joiseyshowaa via Flickr/CC BY-SA Cities are the future. More than 50% of the globe's population now lives in urban areas. By 2050, 70% will. In China, the most populous nation in the world, 120 cities have over 1 million residents. Some have over 20 million. This trend grants us some fantastic opportunities in improving worldwide sustainability, mostly because the population density of cities makes them more inherently efficient. Which is why Janette Sadik-Khan, the Commissioner of New York City's Department of Transportation, proclaimed yesterday: "If you want to save the planet, move to New York." She was speaking figuratively, of course: Any well-developed city with ample public transportation and livable, walkable communities will do. Sadik-Khan made the remarks at a panel discussion at the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative , which also included such green c...

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"If You Want to Save the Planet, Move to New York"

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