Urban Agriculture as Low-Carbon Strategy for Cities

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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.

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Periodical:

Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 243-249)

Edited by:

Chaohe Chen, Yong Huang and Guangfan Li

Pages:

6925-6931

DOI:

10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.243-249.6925

Citation:

J. L. Zhao et al., "Urban Agriculture as Low-Carbon Strategy for Cities", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 243-249, pp. 6925-6931, 2011

Online since:

May 2011

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