05 Dec '11, 3pm

Autodesk Helps CDP Map the World's Sustainable Cities

Autodesk Helps CDP Map the World's Sustainable Cities

With all the attention given to new technology for improving building design and performance, it's easy to lose sight of the broader goal: creating not just one green building but entire sustainable cities. In partnership with the Carbon Disclosure Project , Autodesk is trying to keep that longer view in focus with the development of an interactive map displaying the cities around world that are trying to fight climate change as participants in the CDP Cities program. The map, which becomes available today at http://www.cdpcitiesmap2011.com , displays the 43 cities that participated in the program's first questionnaire on greenhouse gas emissions and activities to counter climate change. The tool also displays the responses to the questionnaire. By clicking on the map, users can learn how the cities are addressing storm, drought, heat, flooding and other climate risks. The...

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