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Reducing Urban Transport Energy Dependence: A New Urban Development Framework and GIS-Based Tool
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2009)
High urban transport energy consumption is directly influenced by transport energy dependence. Dramatic reductions in urban transport energy dependence or consumption are not yet being widely observed despite the variety ...
Sustainable development of human settlements : achievements and challenges in housing and urban policy in Latin America and the Caribbean.
(UN ECLAC, 2011-09-06)
Examines aspects such as urban management and equity; managing urban land; the provision of housing and housing technology; environmental management and infrastructure; and sustainable development of human settlements.
Benchmarking sustainable urban mobility: The case of Curitiba, Brazil
(ELSEVIER SCI LTDOXFORD, 2012)
Transportation planning is currently being confronted with a broader planning view, which is given by the concept of mobility. The Index of Sustainable Urban Mobility (I_SUM) is among the tools developed for supporting ...
Overcoming urban sustainability: A route for Latin America [Superar la sostenibilidad urbana: Una ruta para América Latina1]
(UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE COLOMBIA, 2018)