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Co-hosted by Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Hunan’s Provincial People’s Government, the second Asia-Pacific Forum on Low Carbon Technology 2017 – Transitioning towards Sustainable Low-Carbon City Development successfully took place from November 29th to 30th in Changsha, the capital city of Hunan province. The forum is to introduce the most advanced LCTs and exchange global experience and lessons in developing low carbon cities through LCT innovation and investment. Healthier and more sustainable, low carbon cities with improved air and water, less pollution and waste, better-designed buildings and public spaces, and clean transport are most needed globally. Through the main sessions, round-table discussions, bilateral talks, the forum covered four themes: (1) practical policies for low carbon technologies (LCT) investment, (2) innovative financing instruments for LCT investment,  (3) roadshow of promising and feasible LCTs, and (4) innovative partnership for LCT cooperation. The forum highlighted showcases on global, regional and countrywide success stories…