Thankfully, many cities in the world are finally recognizing the error in their ways and have begun adopting sustainable practices. Though there is still so much more to be done in these regards throughout the world, some of the frontrunners should be lauded.
In this celebratory spirit, here are the top 5 most sustainable cities and towns in the world and what makes them so badass.
1. Frankfurt, Germany
Frankfurt respects both the past and the future. The reason they’re number 1 is that they have spent years preserving old beautiful architecture while focusing on sustainability and emission reduction.
2. London, England
London comes in at number 2 because of their complex waste and recycling systems, sustainable design, and preservation of air quality.
3. Copenhagen, Denmark
Copenhagen is known around the world as being a biker’s city. They have some of the best-designed bike paths as well as many beautiful walkways that help deter people from hopping in their cars.
4. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Amsterdam takes a place in the top 5 because they are a frontrunner in electric transport and they are dedicated to sustainable energy sources.
5. Rotterdam, Netherlands
The Netherlands must be doing something right, with two of their cities being in the top 5. Much of the economy in the Netherlands is based on green energy, making the country a pioneer and world leader in the good fight.
Article originally published on Minds.com an open source blog
A quick note from our founder-
Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon Bleu chef Peter Servold.
Well, today this new this new incredible Paleo Cookbook is finally available to be shipped right to your door for FREE
That’s right — as a special launch promotion, we’re offering our brand new Paleo fat loss cookbook to you for free (Chef Pete lost 60 lbs using these recipes!) — All you have to do is just cover a small shipping cost (international shipping is a bit more).
Get your FREE copy of Paleo Eats Here. (Grab this today, because we only ordered a small batch of these cookbooks for this freebie promotion, and they will sell out FAST!)