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Mark Alan Hughes: Live from Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen

Philadelphia’s former Deputy Mayor for Sustainability will be blogging live daily on FLIP video for PlanPhilly from Copenhagen Dec. 13-18. He is part of an official delegation from the University of Delaware’s Center for Energy and Environmental Policy, which is a United Nations-designated observer organization for the UN’s Climate Change Conference. Hughes and Penn-Tsingchua TC Chan Center colleague, Dr. Ali Malkawi, are also presenting at a UN panel called “Place-based Decarbonization Strategies: the Importance of Cities and Regions. Hughes is particularly excited to share ideas about Greenworks Philadelphia and the efforts of the Metropolitan Caucus.
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Mark Alan Hughes: Why Copenhagen matters
THIS column is about the importance of “what gets built and how” to life in Philadelphia. It’s a topic that applies to everywhere humans settle, which makes Philadelphia interesting because our neighborhoods display ways of building carried from every continent. Read full article.

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