Nexus News // Archive 2016


Nexuses of the Urban // Interactions between Water, Energy and Food Provision for Sustainable Cities

Cities are dynamically connected with other urban and rural localities, both distant and proximate. Most critically perhaps, cities rely on an elsewhere to produce much of the food, water and energy they consume. The nexuses of the urban point to the interdependence between the practices/infrastructures for provisioning of water, food and energy with each other and with ecological processes. Recognition of the "urban nexuses" points also to the need of inter- and trans-disciplinary perspectives...

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Waste to Energy Agreement Between Masdar and Bee’ah in UAE

An agreement to work on a development platform for future waste to energy projects has been signed

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