How to achieve a Sustainable City
By: Hannah Pretto and Kiley Bourque
By the year 2050...
More than 70% of the worlds population will live in a city
Cities already consume..
80% of global material and energy supplies...and produce 75% of all carbon emission
When cities are sustainable...
They are more attrative
More able to lift their citizens out of poverty
Gives a good place to live, play, and work
A sustainable city is:
- Climate change mitigation - Green economic development -Disaster and climate change resilience - Social inclusion - Smart Technologies
Here are ways to transform Boston, Massachusetts into a more sustainable city!