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14 September 2015

Low-carbon cities are a EUR 15 trillion opportunity worldwide

According to new research released by New Climate Economy, a major international initiative to analyse and communicate the economic benefits and costs of acting on climate change, investment in smart cities has the potential to generate savings of US $17 trillion (EUR 15 trillion) by 2050, while cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 3.7 Gt CO2e per year by 2030.