Clearer skies and bluer seas are on the horizon, as the aviation and shipping sectors vowed less emissions this year. Uber-style taxis gain legal recognition while driverless cars hit the road. These are the top 5 transport stories in 2016.
Freya Higgins-Desbiolles –
No place on earth is off limits for the tourism industry nor, unfortunately, the negative impacts it can bring. This year, declared the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development by the UN, here's how we can steer the tourism industry in a more sustainable direction.
and Richard Waite and Katie Fletcher –
The agricultural and landscape sector is responsible for 25 per cent of human-caused emissions, but is sometimes overlooked in decarbonisation efforts. WRI researchers highlight how we can protect forests and accelerate decarbonisation.
Johan de Villiers –
At its heart, a smart city needs smart infrastructure to manage critical services such as power, water and heat, as well as in the automation of the factories and buildings we work in, says ABB managing director for South East Asia, Johan de Villiers.
The international aviation and shipping sectors are core to the world’s global trade, leisure and commerce sectors. Transportation has been central to our global economy for thousands of years. However ...
This report provides the first comprehensive overview of methodologies for estimating air emissions from shipping, describes technological solutions and proposes policy options for reducing carbon emissions and air pollution in ...