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Recent news – If we build it, will they come?

Posted in Models, Research, Visions by fedwards on February 4th, 2008

Discussed in the latest Metropolis online magazine, the Urban Age Institute recently had a meeting to discuss the possibilities of a sustainable future in terms of smart transportation and smart cities. From the website, they summarise;

There were some big names presenting solutions that ranged from community shuttles, rapid transit lanes and social-networked ride-share boards to biofuels and electric cars; but amidst the high-profile speakers, planners and auto execs alike worried that without public buy-in to approve the funds or purchase the energy-efficient vehicles, any innovation would fall flat.

To pursue the discussion visit http://www.metropolismag.com/cda/story.php?artid=3143.

'Smart Car at Montmartre' by anthro denver

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