As cities build increasingly smart infrastructure, striking a balance between delivering real-time information to citizens and meeting environmental and aesthetic concerns is becoming a progressively pressing issue. One example is digital displays – while they offer clear advantages in delivering information, light pollution from displays is a growing concern for people, wildlife, and the climate….

A climate change report published in November by a consortium of German NGOs placed Taiwan near the bottom of a list that ranked 63 countries based on such metrics as carbon emissions, renewable energy, and energy use. Overall, Taiwan received a “very low” performance rating.  Taiwan’s Environmental Protection Administration has disputed the report’s findings, pointing…