What really makes for a green or sustainable city? And how can sometimes highly diverse urban areas attain it?
The reality of what it means for an urban district or an entrire city to be sustainable goes beyond "Green Buildings" or even green neighborhoods and encompassss many more concepts and relationships to SUSTAIN them over time. Here a take on this problem and what is required. _ I prefer not to use the "G" word as it is as loaded and ambiguous as the "S" word – still we have to use words that we sort of know what we are talkiing about to each other.
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