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Solutions for Sustainable Cities; One of Copenhagen’s Intriguing Initiatives

The city of Copenhagen has initiated “Solutions for Sustainable Cities” in partnership with the State of Green organization. The 12 solutions (and the ultimate goal of carbon neutrality) are what led to the city being named 2014 European Green Capital. … Continue reading

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The City of Copenhagen and Its Bold Plan

On our first full day of study (5/13/13), the USM MBA Denmark Energy Study Tour had the privilege of a meeting with the City of Copenhagen. With an urban population of approximately 1.2 million (approx. 560k in the city center), … Continue reading

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Recycling in Maine – Do We Need to Do More?

As we walked around Denmark the first few days of our trip I was shocked that there were not any recycling containers anywhere. There were none in the hostel, on the streets or in other public places. I looked everywhere … Continue reading

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Science On a Sphere Needs a Call to Action

The Climate Center in Hojbygaard, Denmark is home to one of 92 Science On a Sphere® (SOS) displays worldwide. Science On a Sphere® (SOS) is a room sized, global display system that uses computers and video projectors to display planetary data onto … Continue reading

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