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11 ways Cape Town is planning for Climate Change and a secure Energy future

Moving Mountains is the City of Cape Town’s Climate Change and Energy Plan with targets and detailed implementation plans involving 40 programmes and more than 120 projects.

Lord Rogers: “this is the age of cities…the only sustainable form of development is the compact, polycentric city”

This is an extract of a speech by Lord Rogers, in response to the draft National Planning Policy Framework, in the UK, consisting of a set of reforms aimed at making the planning system less complex and more accessible, and to promote sustainable growth.

This is the age of cities. More than half the world’s population […]