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Striving for Carbon Neutral Cities: What Will it Take?

Posted On 14 Nov 2013
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Many cities in North America have committed to an 80 per cent carbon reduction by 2050. Other cities around the world are working to lower their carbon footprint by promoting high-performance building construction and best practices that favour more energy efficient operations. This interactive session will shed new light on the efforts of those striving to develop carbon neutral cities.

Speakers Include:

Goodland, HelenHelen Goodland, Principal,
Brantwood Consulting, Canada

Stephan TannerStephan Tanner, Principal,
Intep Integrated Planning LLC, USA

J Partin head shot_2Johanna Partin, North America Regional Director,
C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, USA

Jorgen AbildgaardJørgen Abildgaard, Executive Climate Project
Director, City of Copenhagen, Denmark

Gregor Robertson, Mayor,
City of Vancouver, Canada

Tags: Climate Change, Green Buildings, Public Policy, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency

 

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