All posts by Peter Newman

Greening the greyfields: how to renew our suburbs for more liveable, net-zero cities

Greening the greyfields: how to renew our suburbs for more liveable, net-zero cities

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Our ageing cities are badly in need of regeneration. Many established residential areas, the “greyfields”, are becoming physically, technologically and environmentally obsolete. They are typically located in low-density, car-dependent middle suburbs developed in the mid to late 20th…

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Beyond electric cars: how electrifying trucks, buses, tractors and scooters will help tackle climate change

Beyond electric cars: how electrifying trucks, buses, tractors and scooters will help tackle climate change

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. When you think of an electric vehicle, chances are you’ll picture a car. But there’s a quiet revolution going on in transport. It turns out electrification can work wonders for almost all of our transport options, from electric…

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