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Five must-know terms associated with sustainable housing

With all the talk about building more sustainably, here are five terminologies to get you started.
Heavy vehicular traffic

Taking a second look at urban mobility

Having relied so heavily on motorized transport, the challenge facing most cities is how to embrace alternative modes of mobility. This post sheds more light on the issue.

The built environment as a tool in the climate change fight (ii)

There is an enormous potential for the design and operation of buildings to reduce carbon emissions. Find out how in this post.
Sustainable cities and communities

Here is why we need to embrace sustainable urban planning

There is the need to put sustainability in the middle of our urban planning efforts. Read on to find out why.
Built environment

The built environment as a tool in the climate change fight (i)

The built environment contributes a great deal to the emission of greenhouse gases. This post discusses how the built environment can help reduce carbon emissions.
Mixed use develoment

Four negatives of mixed-use developments

This post examines some negatives of improperly planned mixed-use developments. Read on for more.