Thursday, August 20, 2009

Seattle Tops List for Sustainable Cities over 250,000

A list of Sustainable Cities put together by the Natural Resources Defense Council places Seattle at #1 - San Francisco and Portland placed a respective 2nd and 3rd place. Seattle topped the lists in terms of its Green Building, Air Quality, and Energy Production & Conservation. It also placed top 10 in several other categories.

The article points out that "congestion remains a problem for Seattle, but the city is finishing a light rail system to link its downtown core to SeaTac airport, scheduled for completion by the end of 2009".

To read the entire article, click here.