Processi, politiche e strumenti di pianificazione nel quadro dell’Urban Metabolism Approach.

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[automatically translated] The different streams of urban metabolic process demonstrate the close relationship between systemic considered the city as an economic system and as an ecosystem: a link between the financial budget / economic flows on the one hand and energy balance / flows of matter, energy and other services. In the search, starting the holistic approach of the studies on urban metabolism, and through two case studies of neighborhoods Hammarbj Sjöstad in Stockholm and HafenCity in Hamburg, has shown that these have an important role in the determination of processes, policies and tools planning related to the creation of new sustainable neighborhoods through the construction of new indexes and standards that determine and verify the proper functioning of the metabolic system of the city.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)43-48
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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