Essays about: "challenges of green city development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words challenges of green city development.

  1. 1. The Influence of the Port of Gothenburg towards Inland Mode Choice Decision-Making

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gissel Ruiz; Dimitris Soumpasis; [2020-06-16]
    Keywords : Inland Terminal; environmental incentives; sustainable transport; intermodal transport; ports; mode choice; modal shift;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Nudging towards automobile- free living in Stockholm : An analysis of Stockholm's 2015 Green Parking Rates guideline and its impact on mode shift

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Matej Mečár; [2020]
    Keywords : Parking regulation; positive mobility services; the nudge; mode shift; parking ratio;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the impact of the city of Stockholm􏰀s 2015 Green Parking Rates guideline on transportation mode shift. The guidelines were established in hopes of nudging occupants of newly built residential developments towards a mode shift and in so doing, towards car-light, car- free and more sustainable living. READ MORE

  3. 3. Identifying Optimal Locations for Urban Green Infrastructure to Reduce Health Inequalities: A GIS-Based Approach to combine Health, Land-use, Socioeconomics and Ecosystem Services in Stockholm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Olivier Rostang; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainable development; urban green infrastructure; health; GIS; ecosystem services; sustainable development goals;

    Abstract : Cities are growing at unprecedented rates and are expected to be home to 70% of the world’s population in 2050. In this process, they face challenges such as densification, rapid population growth and loss of land and ecosystem services. Cities also have to remain livable and accessible to all. READ MORE

  4. 4. Droppeparken; where the city’s rhythm meets nature’s cycle : a design proposal to raise awareness on stormwater in Goathenburg

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anahid Babadi; [2020]
    Keywords : stormwater management; landscape Narrative; research by design; pedagogical design; LID approach; storytelling by design;

    Abstract : We live in a time of disruption as a consequence of climate change. Our cities are facing increasingly extreme weather events such as drought, more frequent rainfall and flooding. READ MORE

  5. 5. The green wedges of Stockholm - past, present and future : Development over time, changes in distribution and inclusion in urban planning

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Frida Orveland; [2019]
    Keywords : green wedges; urban planning; sustainable development; nature protection; resilient cities; gröna kilar; hållbara städer;

    Abstract : With an increasing urban population, urban areas around the world face great challenges in sustaining its inhabitants without losing its natural values. Fragmentation of the urban green areas is inevitable, causing the biodiversity to decline and the ecosystem services to weaken. READ MORE