Can Cities Reduce Global Warming?: Urban Development and the Carbon Cycle in Latin America

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This report includes case studies on urban development and the carbon cycle in the Americas. The authors intend to demonstrate the consequences of different pathways of urban development on the carbon cycle, and identify points of management and intervention aimed at designing less-carbon intensive development.

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Creation Date: 2005  
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Environmental Policy Collection
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Publisher Info: www.xoc.uam.mx
Place of Publication: Mexico City, Mexico
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Publisher Name: IHDP Secretariat ,
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Place of Publication: Bonn, Germany
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Publisher Name: Global Carbon Project and
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Place of Publication: Canberra, Australia
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Place of Publication: São José dos Campos, Brazil
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  • Creation: 2005
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This report includes case studies on urban development and the carbon cycle in the Americas. The authors intend to demonstrate the consequences of different pathways of urban development on the carbon cycle, and identify points of management and intervention aimed at designing less-carbon intensive development.

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93 p.

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Keyword(s): climate variability and change | global warming | urban development | global carbon cycle | sustainability | emissions | transportation | land use and land cover change
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