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Sustainable transport planning: Economical and morphological thresholds.

Publication Type: Conference

Source(s): AIP Conference Proceedings. 2022, Vol. 2611 Issue 1, p1-7. 7p.

Abstract: The aim to reach net-zero GHG emissions from human activities by 2050 in.Europe is a priority and with the Recovery and Resilience Plan a large amount of funding will be devolved to new infrastructures and to new sustainable transport modality. In this...

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eThekwini's green and ecological infrastructure policy landscape: research paradigms, theories and epistocrats.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law & Economics. Sep2022, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p543-560. 18p.

Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to indicate how dominant research paradigms, social theories, and an epistocracy influence the governance of green and ecological infrastructures within a South African local government context. Paradigms and theories play ...

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The cooling effect of green infrastructure in mitigating nocturnal urban heat islands: a case study of Yoyogi Park and Meiji Jingu Shrine in Tokyo.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Landscape Research. Jul2022, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p559-583. 25p.

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Abstract: This study assesses the implementation of green infrastructure plans to mitigate the effects of nocturnal urban heat islands in Yoyogi Park and Meiji Jingu Shrine in the surrounding Shibuya urban area, Tokyo. The study revealed there to be a strong cor...

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The role of the state in preserving urban green infrastructure - National Urban Parks in Finland and Sweden.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Environmental Planning & Management. Aug2022, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p1821-1841. 21p. 1 Diagram, 2 Charts.

Abstract: The National Urban Park (NUP) is a planning instrument used by the state to preserve cities' green infrastructure (GI). This article compares a top-down approach to the designation of NUP, as it has been applied in Sweden, with a bottom-up approach, as...

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Spatial Integration of Urban Runoff Modeling, Heat, and Social Vulnerability for Blue-Green Infrastructure Planning and Management.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Water Resources Planning & Management. Nov2022, Vol. 148 Issue 11, p1-11. 11p.

Abstract: Climate change exacerbates environmental challenges caused by urban growth. This study offers a multifaceted approach to understanding socioenvironmental vulnerability in cities by considering fine-scale spatial distribution of social and physical metr...

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A heterogeneous decision criteria system evaluating sustainable infrastructure development: From the lens of multidisciplinary stakeholder engagement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainable Development. Aug2022, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p556-579. 24p.

Abstract: The evaluation of urban infrastructure development is a decision‐making process with multidisciplinary stakeholder engagement assessing sustainability metrics in different dimensions. However, there are uncertainties in such an evaluation caused by the...

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Towards a multiscale framework for modeling and improving the life cycle environmental performance of built stocks.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Industrial Ecology. Aug2022, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p1195-1217. 23p. 1 Color Photograph, 3 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract: Cities are complex sociotechnical systems, of which buildings and infrastructure assets (built stocks) constitute a critical part. As the main global users of primary energy and emitters of associated greenhouse gases, there is a need for the introduct...

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Public perceptions About Foreign Investment, A PLS-SEM Analysis toward republic sustainable infrastructure.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 11/11/2022, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p1-16. 16p.

Abstract: Over the years, Pakistan and China have developed strong bilateral trade and economic linkages. China Pakistan economic corridors (CPEC) is a multidimensional development plan, encircling several diverse projects and the Chinese government is going to ...

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Ant Diversity Is Enhanced by Ecological Infrastructures in Agroecosystems: A Case Study in Irrigated Mediterranean Farmland.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Agronomy. Nov2022, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p2690. 22p.

Abstract: We aimed at assessing the role of ecological infrastructures (EI) in promoting ant biodiversity in floodplain Mediterranean agricultural crops. We examined and compared ant communities at the interface between EI (remnant vegetation patches) and adjoin...

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