Dongtan vs. Masdar: A Tale of Two Zero-Carbon Cities
Based on the background of the environment and climate change today, this paper elaborates the meaning and approaching method of zero-carbon city. Furthermore, by the contrasting and analyzing of eco-cities, for example Dongtan in Shanghai and Masdar in Abu Dhabi, the design strategies are summarized for zero-carbon city.
Chaohe Chen, Yong Huang and Guangfan Li
J. L. Zhao et al., "Dongtan vs. Masdar: A Tale of Two Zero-Carbon Cities", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 243-249, pp. 6919-6924, 2011