From NC State University, Dr. Bill Hunt explains how stormwater management practices can be applied to streets.
From the Design Quarterly: What is the passive house?
Ask an expert: An approach to sustainable buildings that has emerged from Europe is expanding beyond the home
Check your inbox soon!
Error - something went wrong!
Other content in this Stream
Does your land development project maximize environmental assets?
There is a value proposition to retaining environmental features for developers and home buyers—and it’s changed in the last 20 years
Published in Water Briefing Global: David Smith on the benefits of resilient megacities
In this Water Briefing Global Article, David Smith, Senior Vice President at Stantec, looks at the challenges of creating sustainable and resilient cities in the face of population growth
Climate change vs. existing buildings: 8 steps toward energy efficiency
There’s a great business case for new green developments, but let’s not forget about investing to upgrade older buildings
A collaborative planning process helps chart a new course in Charlotte, North Carolina
The community-driven South End Vision Plan will help transform the area into a cohesive, dynamic, urban transit-oriented neighborhood
Driving economically robust downtowns from buildings that are already there
Using innovative tools to convert old commercial space and create the environment needed for new office towers
Published: Trends in Urban Planning - What’s on the horizon for our cities?
General Manager of Urban Planning & Environmental Services Tom Young discusses four emerging trends in urban planning for the Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand
National Preparedness Month: Two things you can do now to protect you and your family
Preparing an emergency kit and checking your insurance coverage are two simple steps towards preparedness
What if your neighborhood could make you healthier?
The WELL Community Standard equips planners to build health promotion into the very fabric of neighborhoods
EcoDriving can save you time, money, and effort—all while reducing your carbon footprint
Take a sneak peek at our ecoDriving course from the intern who helped update it
Published: Preparing for the Future of Mobility in Tennessee
Stantec's Susan Marlow discusses the process her and her team are using to help engage Tennessee communities and move them toward a more resilient future as it pertains to mobility.
David Dixon discusses the next generation of urban places at NZPI 2018
On March 22, 2018, David presented to an international audience at the 2018 New Zealand Planning Institute conference about the growing demand for denser, mixed-use, walkable—urban—environments in the
The Water Bar: Serving up conversations about water supply and use
Water resources engineering is often behind the scenes, but the Water Bar helps make sustainable water management publicly approachable
Creating a new paradigm for traffic safety—trade the car for other transit options
Studies suggest smart growth policies, complete streets design, and transit-oriented development might help save lives
The perfect battery: Pumped storage hydropower is reliable, rechargeable, and clean
In the search for better renewable energy options, pumped storage hydropower projects may be the solution, but regulations hinder development
The new “gas station” will be less about gas and more about green
The hybrid fueling station—a convergence of electric vehicles, green technology, and the oil and gas industry
International Downtown Association Report: The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities
This groundbreaking study by the IDA, Stantec, and HR&A Advisors highlights a downtown’s unique and impactful contributions to a city's economy, inclusiveness, vibrancy, identity, and resilience
Come join us at transportation industry events around the world!
Join our experts at industry events around the world as they share knowledge about our experience with designing various components of transportation networks!
Microgrids: An energy solution for small towns with big aspirations
A solution for the “chicken and egg” conundrum of smaller municipalities that lack the grid capacity to attract more industry
Four questions we must answer to design truly smart cities
For smart cities to elevate our collective quality of life, community-minded design must be at the center of the plan
What is the PIEVC Protocol, and how can we use it to build resilient communities?