Urban Agriculture as Low-Carbon Strategy for Cities
Integrating agriculture into urban environment and architectural space, which connects with production, life and ecological systems, will be an integrative strategy for low-carbon city and architecture. This acts as an alternative and even better which amends some missing links of the existing low-carbon strategy. This essay analyzes the necessity and possibility of developing urban agriculture for low-carbon cities and explores low-carbon architectural project, so as to discuss further in the possibility of integrating urban agriculture into cities and buildings.
Chaohe Chen, Yong Huang and Guangfan Li
J. L. Zhao et al., "Urban Agriculture as Low-Carbon Strategy for Cities", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 243-249, pp. 6925-6931, 2011