Most Eco-Friendly Cities in the World

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It takes more than a simple saying to conserve the gift of natural beauty that we are blessed with. It takes years of hard work to put forth successful environmental projects as the balance in the eco system can only be created only when human beings show some concern to the Mother Nature and not exploit her resources to the limit that it might create a problem for the future generation. Check out below as some of the most stunning and almost intact cleanest cities of the world.

ADELAIDE

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Where: Australia

When it comes of producing the green energy, the city has gone from nothing to everything. Adelaide seems like a true believer of nature, has harnessed from wind to solar and much more in terms of resources. Designed in the 18th century, the city is loaded with lush green spaces around the city making it look more beautiful.

REYKJAVIK

REYKJAVIK

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Where: Iceland

Snowy city which remains frozen majority of times has set a great standard in balancing the nature as geographical location places it over the hot water springs which helps in contributing to the city energy requirements. The place looks stunning with the picturesque beauty of nature.

STOCKHOLM

stokholm sweden

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Location: Sweden

A city known for its using its resources wisely as they have their waste and water management pretty updated.  During the times of rain, the water need not to pass through the same system reducing the efficiency rather the authorities have created alternate system where the water from the rain is treated and released into lakes. Travel to this destination to actually understanding what need and their efforts

OSLO

oslo norway

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Where: Norway

A city must be appreciated for regenerating renewable energy and for that they have imported trash to do that.  Using its natural resources, the city has started to use hydropower since the time of 1900’s. The urban ecological program has been so successful that it had boasted lowest per capita carbon in Europe.

KOBE

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Where: Japan

Kobo is among the top cleanest cities of the world and with the  implementation of green initiatives , adopting waste management techniques, proper planning of public and private transport system, the city has even established a good rank as the eco-friendly and sustainable city in the world.

COPENHAGEN

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Where: Denmark

Have you ever heard of a place generating of electricity with75% of total household waste. Yes, it is the city of Copenhagen using best form of green initiative across the city. Moreover by adding the cycling tracks for its population, the city has raised the bars of being eco friendly to a very high level. Around 36% of the populace cycles to work for that matter.

CALGARY

calgary canada city

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Where: Canada

As one of the top- notch eco city, Calgary has set up the standard of protecting the eco system very high; simply flipping the wrapper on the road could cost you $1000. There the city follows recycling drive and graffities suggesting you to go eco friendly.  The place can be harsh if  you fail on the standards of this clean and green city.

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IFRANE

ifrane morocco

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Where: Morocco

The city is a perfect example of a balancing the human along with nature. Bestowed with the finest climatic condition, the city has barely anything in the name of an industry which clearly depicts its green, clean and tranquility.

HONOLULU

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Where: USA

A place unique in its own way, this tropical heaven has got a self cleaning system of ecosystem as when the pacific wind blows, it takes away all the pollutants present in the system and the rain fulfills the rest. Working alongside the University of Hawaii, the authorities have implemented an efficient transport and energy program.

WELLINGTON

wellington

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Where: New Zealand

As one of the cleanest cities of the world, the place is loaded with lush green landscapes, stunning coastline and the finest weather conditions. Moreover the authorities take a deeper concern over looking after the city so that the quality of the nature around the city is maintained and promoted for a sustainable growth

HELSINKI

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Where: Finland

Many initiatives were taken for maintaining the perfect ecological balance and all that has made in making Helsinki as one of the greenest metros.the country has everything from creating low emissions zones and investing in the generation of renewable energy, the city has fulfilled the very action plan.  Those people who believe in witnessing the untouched natural beauty, travel to Helsinki for some pure and refreshing air to breathe.

OTTAWA

ottawa

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Where: Canada

The city comes up boasting an efficient transport system along with green initiatives to maintain the ecological balance. Famous as the Silicon Valley of the north, the place has been very active creating the awareness among its citizens for the cleanliness and conserving the nature. These people with due respect to the authorities take really good care in maintaining the natural beauty.

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