Smart Cities of the Future: Self-Charging Cities


Following-up to  Smart Cities of the Future: Self-Healing Construction Materials, this week’s post explores self-charging cities. As of December 2018, 100 U.S. cities had committed and were on their way to the goal of being powered by 100 percent clean electricity. Across the globe, 1,000 smart city pilots are under construction or in their final…

The City of Pahokee, The 1928 Hurricane, The Bahamas… and Dorian


This past Sunday on the way to Clewiston, I found myself thinking about the Old Pahokee High School — listed on the National Register of Historic places in 1996 — which housed hundreds of residents during the 1928 hurricane that made landfall near West Palm Beach on September 16, 1928. It remains, by National Hurricane…