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1st Edition

Sustainable Cities
Inspirational Case Studies

Edited By

Simon Mills

ISBN 9781783531653
Published December 22, 2014 by Routledge
128 Pages

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Book Description

Winners and nominees of the 2013/14 Sustainable City Awards present their case stories in a new collection, Sustainable Cities: Inspirational Case Studies. These short, easy-to-read stories will serve as an inspiration to others around the world in the quest to make our cities more sustainable.The awards were established in 2001 by the City of London Corporation and aim to recognise and reward organisations that have demonstrated excellence in sustainable development. Sustainable Cities is published by Greenleaf Publishing in association with the City of London.

Table of Contents

Foreword The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Fiona Woolf CBEIntroduction Simon Mills MSc MPA, Head of Sustainable Development for the City of LondonAbout the Sustainable City AwardsSustainable City Award WinnersAbout the City of LondonGrowUp Urban Farms Award: Entrepreneurship (commercial)Project Dirt Award: Entrepreneurship (commercial)Rosh Engineering Award: Entrepreneurship (commercial)PleaseCycle (now Yomp) Award: Entrepreneurship (social)Core Arts Award: Greening the Third SectorAbundance Award: Sustainable FinanceCo-oproduct CIC Award: Responsible Waste Management & Social EntrepreneurshipNampak Plastics Award: Responsible Waste ManagementCastle Climbing Centre Award: Responsible Waste Management/Sustainable FoodUnited House, NHP Leisure Developments and Mitsubishi Electric (joint award) Award: Sustainable BuildingWestTrans Partnership Award: Sustainable Travel and Transport

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