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East Asian Cities set goals to build energy-safe cities by 2030

Consuming more than two-third of the world’s shrinking energy resources, cities around the world are seeking ways to develop in a more sustainable way that is effective and energy-efficient at the same time - especially in the East Asia region, where rapid development and urbanization over the past decades have brought tremendous costs to the natural and urban environment.











Northeast Asian cities discuss plan to establish Low Carbon City partnership

Accounting for one-third of the world‘s greenhouse gas emissions, the Northeast Asia sub-region with its rapidly rising urban population which is projected to grow to almost 70% by 2020, is seeking low carbon city (LCC) solutions to make their development more sustainable and eco-friendly.



ICLEI at 2013 EU-China Exhibition on Urban Development

With the urban population growing by 250 million over the past 12 years, Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli called for deepened and practical cooperation between China and European countries on 20 November during the 2013 EU-China Exhibition on Urban Development held in Beijing.


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