Measuring and Modeling Your Carbon


We know that New Urbanism reduces carbon emissions. But how can we accurately measure these reductions? Learn how New Urbanists are helping to refine the use of current models to make them more responsive to variations in urban form, urban context, regional location and transportation components. Discuss the benefits of certain models against those of others to determine how we can best measure and model our carbon.


  • Joe DiStefano, Principal, Calthorpe Associates
  • Peter Haas, Chief Research Scientist, Center for Neighborhood Technology
  • Jocelyn Hittle, Director of Planning Solutions, PlaceMatters
  • Lynn Richards, Senior Policy Analyst, U.S. EPA

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