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10 years to turn Auckland into Copenhagen

On Jul 21, 2020
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RT @marcdaalder: Auckland has now committed to halve the city's emissions by 2030. In order to do that, the entire city must be reshaped, per research from @MRCagney and 1point5. Essentially, we have a decade to turn Auckland into Copenhagen. https://t.co/jUTY9Qf3Rr
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In order to meet its emissions reductions targets, Auckland will have to add thousands of kilometres of cycleways and electrify vast swathes of its passenger fleet.

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On Jul 21, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @marcdaalder: Auckland has now committed to halve the city's emissions by 2030. In order to do that, the entire city must be reshaped, per research from @MRCagney and 1point5. Essentially, we have a decade to turn Auckland into Copenhagen. https://t.co/jUTY9Qf3Rr
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10 years to turn Auckland into Copenhagen

10 years to turn Auckland into Copenhagen

In order to meet its emissions reductions targets, Auckland will have to add thousands of kilometres of cycleways and electrify vast swathes of its passenger fleet.

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Boom or bus

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Heathrow to address air quality concerns with ultra low emissions zone and charges for vehicles using the airport

Heathrow to address air quality concerns with ultra low emissions zone and charges for vehicles using the airport

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