Don’t Waste Wastewater! Wastewater-to-Energy in Urban Pakistan

By |2021-10-21T14:05:22+02:00October 12th 2021|Energy & Waste, Water & Sanitation, , , , , |

Climate-resilient and energy-efficient cities need to think about water reuse. Especially in South Asian countries like Pakistan, where the potential of wastewater-to-energy systems is incredibly high. By Masooma Batool

Cape Town’s Future is Renewable

By |2019-03-26T09:23:35+01:00March 26th 2019|Basic Infrastructure & Housing, Energy & Waste, , , , |

Cape Town is committed to providing clean, affordable and accessible energy to all its residents. Increasing the use of renewable energy, implementing innovative financing options, and challenging national energy legislation are some of the ways the city hopes to shift away from a history of inequality, writes Mary Haw.

How to Reduce Nigeria’s Urban Carbon Footprint

By |2021-07-23T15:06:57+02:00July 24th 2018|Climate Change & Resilience, Energy & Waste, Green & Smart Development, , , , |

By increasing the share of renewables in Nigeria’s energy production, a growing urban population will be able to attain energy supply and greenhouse gas emissions will go down, says author Ifeoma Malo from Power for All.

Sustainable cities – towards a low-carbon and resilient future

By |2021-02-23T13:54:32+01:00November 9th 2017|Climate Change & Resilience, Green & Smart Development, , , , , |

What does a sustainable urban future look like? In a new video, municipal officials, urban experts and local residents from around the world talk about urban challenges, solutions for climate-friendly cities and future needs for low-carbon urban development.

Cities & Climate Change | Infographics

By |2021-02-23T15:34:13+01:00November 8th 2017|Global Urban Debates, , , , , , |

How does climate change impact cities and urban citizens around the world, and what can cities do to not further contribute to global warming? URBANET's infographics show current trends regarding issues such as water and energy supply, solid waste management, and urban green.

Working together to create a positive climate

By |2021-02-23T14:03:58+01:00December 16th 2016|Energy & Waste, Governance & Finance, , , , , , , |

In a four-part series, URBANET takes a closer look at specific projects that contribute to making cities more liveable. This fourth and last part describes how a Tanzanian and a German municipality partnered up to contribute to climate protection - and to also collaborate on other issues.

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