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Mary Wiens: November 2013 Archives

Ideas From Sweden

Matt Galloway spoke with Graeme Stewart. He is an architect and planner with ERA Architects.
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Sweden And Cycling

Metro Morning's Mary Wiens has the story of how the Swedish city of Malmö transformed itself into one of Europe's foremost cycling cities, by poking gentle fun at people who use a car instead of a bike for short trips.
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And Mary will be moderating an event on Wednesday morning hosted by the Canadian Urban Institute called Impact Oil: Canada vs. Sweden: Responses to the 1973 Oil Crisis.External Site


Sweden And Incineration

Swedish cities use garbage to heat their homes, and fuel buses. This morning, the CBC's Mary Wiens takes us on a tour of the incineration plant in Malmö, a city in the south of Sweden.
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