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New Study Shows NYC Could Cut an Astounding 90% of Emissions by 2050
Posted By Yuka Yoneda On February 20, 2013 @ 4:00 pm In Architecture,New York City,Sustainable Building,Urban design | No Comments
New York City  has been working diligently towards its planNYC goal to reduce carbon emissions by 30% by 2030 . But that number is not nearly enough according to recent studies that show that countries need to reduce emissions by 80% in order to combat global warming effectively. According to “90 by 50 ”, New York has a shot at reducing its carbon footprint by a whopping 90% largely by focusing on their biggest polluter – building energy consumption .
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