green stormwater infrastructure

Why Green Stormwater Infrastructure is Smart Policy and Smart Business

Why Green Stormwater Infrastructure is Smart Policy and Smart Business

Stormwater management is a critical challenge in Philadelphia, especially this time of year. It is fortunate then, that a nature-based approach known as green stormwater infrastructure, is an economic powerhouse with tremendous benefits

Tucson Considering New Fee For Green Infrastructure Program

Tucson Considering New Fee For Green Infrastructure Program

Tucson has been noted for its water conservation efforts for decades but in recent years has wanted to take that to the next level.

Research Challenges Current Green Roof Standards

Research Challenges Current Green Roof Standards

Old infrastructure, combined sewage systems, rain events, a ‘perfect storm’ for flood damage

How to Build Cities That Can Stand the Rain

How to Build Cities That Can Stand the Rain

With 100-year storms coming every 10 years, cities are bracing for higher water levels and filtering out the troubles that come with them.

Why Smart Cities Are Turning Themselves Into Sponges

Why Smart Cities Are Turning Themselves Into Sponges

Nearly 800 cities have problems with overflowing sewers. They’re using green techniques to keep the water from ever reaching the drain.