07 Jun '11, 3pm

New Rankings Reveal Top 10 Climate-Ready Cities:

New Rankings Reveal Top 10 Climate-Ready Cities:

Even if you follow the news regarding climate change and the announcements about what's being done to mitigate its effects, it can be hard to know whether America is making progress or backsliding. Often it's a little bit of both. Two weeks ago TriplePundit highlighted some of the politically elected leaders , conservative and liberal, who have been taking bold measures to transition their countries and communities towards a low-carbon future. Now 3P turns that same magnifying glass on the cities themselves to determine which municipalities are taking steps to handle the impending climate crisis on their own. To create this "Coolest Cities" ranking, Dr. Boyd Cohen of C02 Impact developed proxies for political commitment, university leadership, transit alternatives and ridership, private sector investment in clean tech, green buildings and GHG emissions. Do You Live In A Cl...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/global-warming/blog/new-ranki...

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