Content tagged with sustainability

New website: Sustainable Cities

Siemens is currently shifting their focus towards cities.The challenges presented by sustainable urban development are immense. Today, more than half of the world’s population already lives in cities and the numbers are rising. Cities are responsible for around 75 percent of all energy used, 60 percent of all water consumed and 80 percent of all greenhouse gases produced worldwide. Read on

The Urban Vision

We live in the era of cities. The Social, Economic and Environmental future of the world will be determined by the way we build our cities and re-orient existing ones. The Urban Vision was instituted to inspire the next generation urbanization, foster dialogue and excellence. Read on