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Copenhagen named world's greenest city

Copenhagen, the world's greenest city.
Copenhagen, the world’s greenest city. Image by JamesZ_Flickr / CC BY 2.0

The latest edition of the Global Green Economy Index (GGEI) has named Denmark’s capital Copenhagen as the world’s greenest city for the second year running. The city was awarded the perfect score of 100 when judged on Leadership & Climate Change, Markets & Investment, Efficiency Sectors and Environment & Natural Capital. Meanwhile, Sweden took the title of greenest country. Read more: thelocal.dk