Workshop: Renewable Energy in Public Transport

On Thursday 6th November 2014 from 4am-6pm, at « Croissance Verte », the annual congress of regional sustainability in Poitiers under the high patronage of the Minister for sustainability, a workshop on Renewable Energy in Public Transport will be hold. Unable to attend? Parallel contribution can be added online « The REPUTE program aims to promote the use…

A model for understanding and assessing Knowledge Cities

From many points of view the concept of a Knowledge City was only bound to big knowledge hubs based on big universities, R&D centers, technology parks and an important amount of high tech companies that would be able to generate a critical mass of economic and knowledge exchanges. But Knowledge Cities, Smart Cities, Intelligent Cities, etc. are…

World Car Free Day

Yesterday, September 22nd, we celebrated the World Car Free Day. How would a car free city look like? It would look… WALKABLE These videos should serve to illustrate the idea of walkability: Leaving the Car Behind: Making Cities Walkable In communities across the country, a movement is growing to make neighborhoods more walkable and to…