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What lies beneath

The physical underground of New York City is vast, and as it turns out, very much uncharted. With damage recent and imminent, what is the future of NYC’s infrastructure?

Seeing Green

Addressing the issue of New York’s overtaxed sewer system and the dangers of storm water runoff, Seeing Green is a project started by Erik Facteau…

Collaborative Consumption hits NYC

The Sustainability Practice Network (SPN) organized an event that took place yesterday at Green Spaces to discuss the trend of collaborative consumption, which was identified by Time in 2010 as one of the 10 ideas that will change the world. The talk was moderated by Roo Rogers, founder of Ozolab and panelists included the entrepreneurs Jen Abrams, Our Goods; Ron J. Williams, SnapGoods; Paul Steely White, Transportation Alternatives;

A Digital Tree for Times Square

In response to a contest organized by consulting firm  PSFK and the Climate Reality Project, designers at Stark Design have proposed an interactive concept that…

The world’s mayors should have broader role in climate debate: Bloomberg

“Cities should be given seats at the table when international sustainability policies are mapped,” said Mayor Bloomberg, speaking at the United Nations on Thursday 12/15.…