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Sustainable cities in Europe

a comparative analysis of urban energy-environmental policies

by Peter Nijkamp

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Published by Earthscan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy policy -- Europe,
  • Urban policy -- Europe,
  • Environmental policy -- Europe,
  • City planning -- Environmental aspects -- Europe

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.[137]-141)

    StatementPeter Nijkamp & Adriaan Perrels
    ContributionsPerrels, Adriaan
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16793826M
    ISBN 101853832030

    Shaping sustainable cities for children is a matter of working together and developing a common language. Built environment specialists need to refocus on social equity, with ‘E’ of ‘Equity’ referred to as one of the three E’s that stand for a holistic definition of sustainability, as envisioned already more than 30 years ago in the. The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals is a visual guide to the trends, challenges and measurement issues related to each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. The Atlas features maps and data visualizations, primarily drawn from World Development Indicators (WDI) - the World Bank’s compilation of internationally comparable.

      His book, The Sustainable City, you’ve got Europe and China and huge markets that American companies want to play in. "Sustainable Cities Are Closer Than We Think" [email protected] --Graham Floater, EGC Director and Principal Research Fellow, London School of Economics "As cities increasingly begin to be seen as solutions rather than problems in the search for sustainable ways of living this book provides a fascinating and stimulating analysis of how Stockholm achieved its status as 'Europe's Greenest City'.

    Visit Helsinki, one of Europe’s most eco-friendly cities The Finnish capital aims to be carbon neutral by To help itself get there, it has launched a programme that points people towards the most environmentally friendly cafés, bars and hotels in the area. This book is intended to help explore the field of smart sustainable cities in its complexity, heterogeneity, and breadth, the many faces of a topical subject of major importance for the future that encompasses so much of modern urban life in an increasingly computerized and urbanized world.


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