10 ways to make a city sustainable

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Science Uncovered issue 08 was all about how the world’s biggest mega structures work and how they were constructed.

My eight-page feature looked at 10 technologies in place at Abu Dhabi’s innovative Masdar City – a sort of bankrolled experiment in sustainable living laid out in a grid structure in the middle of the desert. It has its own 22-hectare solar farm and is projected to be home to 40,000 residents and 1,500 businesses employing up to 50,000 people. Fingers crossed it hits all its targets…