Positive Future #360 (Feature photo – Personal Rapid Transit Podcar in Masdar – CCA 2.0 Generic) A futuristic city called Masdar City, is being built from the ground up to demonstrate what future sustainable cities will all entail. Funded primarily the city of Abu Dhabi, the project was launched in 2006. Ultimately the city would be home to some 50,000 people and 1,500 businesses. The businesses would be primarily focused on commercial and manufacturing facilities specializing in environmentally friendly products. CleanTechnica journalist Jacek Fior reports on his tour of Masdar City. https://cleantechnica.com/2019/01/15/tesla-carshare-coming-to-masdar-city-cleantechnica-exclusive/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!
Touch the Soil News #1130 (Feature photo – Dubai Coat of Arms – CCA SA 3.0 Unported) The National, just released a story about Dubai’s Sustainable City. A city dedicated to green spaces, indoor food growing (to protect from the heat) and no cars. Based upon renewable energy where utility bills are low and a sense of community prevails, residents can also grow their own food. You can read the full story here: https://www.thenational.ae/uae/environment/neighbourhood-watch-farming-grows-sense-of-community-at-dubai-s-sustainable-city-1.767356 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!