GW Moving the Planet Forward

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Mark Vachon, Vice President, GE ecomagination, attended the GW Moving the Planet Forward Innovation Summit at The George Washington University. As the head of the ecomagination program, he was tasked with making the business case for sustainability.
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One of the key areas where cities can promote sustainability is on the streets. By narrowing roadways and increasing the width of sidewalks, they can encourage more walking, higher population density as well as slow down vehicle traffic and... Read More
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Thanks to everyone who came to the conference yesterday and participated online. We'll have more highlights in the coming days. Our first highlight is a chat with Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle.
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Planet Forward and the GWU Office of Sustainability present "GW Moving the Planet Forward," an innovation summit to find and highlight solutions to the challenges of a changing planet. See agenda and learn more.
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Pedestrians and cyclists can breathe easier on Washington, DC’s streets, according to Mayor Vincent Gray, because of what he describes as a plan to “cover the entire city” with traffic cameras. Cameras slow down traffic, and slower cars would make... Read More
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Join thought-leaders from government, industry, and academics at “GW Moving the Planet Forward,” a symposium to highlight solutions to the challenges of a changing planet. The half-day conference will also highlight “Innovation Challenges” offered... Read More