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The Resource Sustainable low-carbon city development in China, edited by Axel Baeumler, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, and Shomik Mehndiratta, (electronic book)

Sustainable low-carbon city development in China, edited by Axel Baeumler, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, and Shomik Mehndiratta, (electronic book)

Label
Sustainable low-carbon city development in China
Title
Sustainable low-carbon city development in China
Statement of responsibility
edited by Axel Baeumler, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, and Shomik Mehndiratta
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The continuing rapid growth and development of China's cities brings many complex challenges. Tasked with supporting strong economic development that provides jobs and a good quality of life for its growing number of residents, China's cities also must ensure sustainable development in line with national efforts to transition to a less carbon-intensive economy, as outlined in China's 12th Five-Year Plan. Sustainable Low-Carbon City Development in China summarizes, through the specific lens of low-carbon development, the lessons of the World Bank's activities related to sustainable urban develo
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
307.1/2160951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT243.C6
LC item number
S87 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baeumler, Axel
  • Ijjasz-Vasquez, Ede
  • Mehndiratta, Shomik
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable urban development
  • Energy policy
  • Carbon dioxide mitigation
  • Urbanization
  • City planning
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
Label
Sustainable low-carbon city development in China, edited by Axel Baeumler, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, and Shomik Mehndiratta, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction to low-carbon cities -- pt. 2. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : energy -- pt. 3. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : urban transport -- pt. 4. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : water, waste management, and urban air pollution -- pt. 5. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : additional approaches -- pt. 6. Beyond mitigation : cities' adaptation to climate change -- pt. 7. Financing a low-carbon city
Control code
ebr10562080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
lxvii, 516 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780821389881
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Sustainable low-carbon city development in China, edited by Axel Baeumler, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, and Shomik Mehndiratta, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction to low-carbon cities -- pt. 2. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : energy -- pt. 3. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : urban transport -- pt. 4. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : water, waste management, and urban air pollution -- pt. 5. Sectoral action for low-carbon cities : additional approaches -- pt. 6. Beyond mitigation : cities' adaptation to climate change -- pt. 7. Financing a low-carbon city
Control code
ebr10562080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
lxvii, 516 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780821389881
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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