Building resilience: Being young and getting old in a hotter Europe
Sweco: Europe is aging, and both the young and the elderly are especially vulnerable groups when it comes to heat stress. As climate change intensifies, the threat of extreme heat is something that city planners should consider when designing the cities of the future.
Signed, Sealed, Delivered- Analysing the impact of e-commerce on urban areas
Sweco: For urban planners, retailers and logistics companies, the great flow of products from manufacturer to consumer presents completely new challenges. The Urban Insight report, “Signed, Sealed, Delivered- Analysing the impact of e-commerce on urban areas”, explores European e- commerce and the development of supply chains from a citizen perspective.
Race to electrification: Norway in a pole position
Sweco: Electrification is one of the most effective tools to address climate change and achieve a more sustainable society. Currently electrification is happening all over the world, but the pace of development in Norway can serve as an inspiration for the rest of the world. Almost all of Norway’s power generation, around 98 per cent, comes from renewable hydroelectric power.
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