Glimpses of a green economy

We're not there yet, but the good news is there's already plenty of innovation underway across the world that can help us gather a glimpse of a greener and fairer future. Initiatives are underway both in the North and the South; are being pioneered by citizens and businesses and governments; and they are happening at the local, national and international scale. Do explore these glimpses of a green economy. 

The case studies featured here will be continuously updated. Please contact us with any comments or suggestions.

Green economic sectors

Efficient cooking stoves (Ghana and China) Efficient cooking stoves (Ghana, China)
Supergrid, clean power for Europe Supergrid, clean power for Europe
Solar power from the Sahara Solar power from the Sahara
Masdar city (United Arab Emirates) Masdar city (United Arab Emirates)
Retrofitting buildings (Germany) Retrofitting buildings (Germany)
Rice husks to green energy (Cambodia) Rice husks to green energy (Cambodia)
Solar cooker (Kenya) Solar cooker (Kenya)
Car sharing (Switzerland) Car sharing (Switzerland)
New kind of energy-efficient transit system A Personal Rapid Transit system (UK and Abu Dhabi)
A solar highway (USA) A solar highway (USA)