Columnists: Shelley Poticha

Shelley is the director of the Urban Solutions program, building NRDC’s work for better cities that support thriving people. Urban Solutions brings the place-based work of NRDC together into a coordinated strategy and includes promoting transportation choices through mobility options, scaling up building energy efficiency, model green and equitable neighborhoods, sustainable food systems, green infrastructure and climate preparedness.

Using Big Data to Help Solve the Big Building Energy Problem

Big Data isn’t just an impressive show of new technology, it’s a way to solve problems. In fact, quantitative analysis in the digital age – done in a scientific way to build objective evidence – has been called the best and most powerful instrument for the creation of good policy and social progress. The U.S.   …Continue Reading