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Center for Neighborhood TechnologyCenter for Neighborhood Technology
CNT is a nonprofit innovations hub for urban sustainability. CNT’s research, strategies, and solutions are implemented across America and around the world to create more equitable and resilient communities. Our 35-plus years of work in transpor... Read more
CNT is a nonprofit innovations hub for urban sustainability. CNT’s research, strategies, and solutions are implemented across America and around the world to create more equitable and resilient communities. Our 35-plus years of work in transportation and community development, water, energy, and climate have inspired a generation of new approaches and earned the highest of honors
We help make neighborhoods, cities, and regions work better. For everyone.
Founded in 1978, the Center for Neighborhood Technology is a leader in promoting more livable and sustainable urban communities. We research, invent, and test urban strategies that use resources more efficiently and more equitably.
Researching urban problems to build knowledge through tools and activities that change how residents, policymakers, and market actors respond to issues such as efficient use of resources, strategies for reducing pollution, or ways to improve public transportation. Ourstudies are readily available for use by residents, policymakers, students, and other researchers.
Building coalitions to advocate for public policies that can help address urban sustainability issues.
Designing, developing, and operating economic development demonstration projects to address urban sustainability in innovative ways.
CNT launched two nonprofits that advance our mission:
Elevate Energy, an organization that develops and implements initiatives to help consumers and communities control energy costs and reduce energy use.