Alex Steffen

Alex Steffen

Planetary Futurist

Alex Steffen is one of the world’s leading voices for sustainability and the future of the planet. His bestselling book “Carbon Zero: Imaging cities that can save the planet”, published in 2012, is an exploration of the kinds of design, technological and policy innovations that can transform our cities into lowcarbon engines of prosperity. Besides his career as a successful author, he ran the pioneering sustainability and social innovation project

Carbon Zero

Alex Steffen’s book is a short, clear, optimistic look at how cities can succeed in the age of climate consequences. It’s about changing how we grow our cities, so we can seize a better future. But above all, it is an invitation to imagine winning the climate fight.



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