India’s rural population is on the decline, and people are increasingly moving to cities.
- projectFlagship research series on achieving cities that work for all
- projectThe New Mobility Accelerator supports businesses transforming urban transport in India.
- Press Release
PARIS (December 7, 2015)—At Energy Day, COP21, several cities and subnational jurisdictions, businesses, and organizations joined the Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA).
Transit-oriented development (TOD) brings together both urban and transport planning and has been proven a model for creating compact and connected urban communities.
City leaders worldwide are increasingly prioritizing energy efficiency, given the growing global demand for energy and the pressing need for climate adaptation.
China’s rapid urbanization has dramatically increased the need for public transit infrastructure in cities across the country.
- projectInnovative public-private collaboration speeds the development and implementation of building efficiency policies and practices
Rising demand for energy worldwide is making the need for affordable, sustainable energy sources increasingly urgent.