Green City : Vancouver Passive House

Green City : Vancouver Passive House

With less than four years to go, the likelihood of Vancouver becoming the world’s greenest city by 2020 remains up in the air. A recent development, however, may just be one of the city’s most important environmentally minded initiatives to date: the construction of...
Teaching Farming in the Bronx

Teaching Farming in the Bronx

If you had to choose the least likely location for the birthplace of a green education revolution, you might well pick the South Bronx in New York City. Despite creeping gentrification, this is an area that is still synonymous with urban blight. It is the most...
The Pope and Climate Change

The Pope and Climate Change

As I write this article, Pope Francis is in New York City. One of the purposes of his visit is to speak to the UN delegates about climate change. In December, world leaders will meet in Paris to try and come to an agreement about what they can do about climate change...