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|Title:||Thermal impact of strategic landscaping in cities: A review|
|Authors:||Yu, C. |
Public green areas
|Source:||Yu, C.,Hien, W.N. (2009). Thermal impact of strategic landscaping in cities: A review. Advances in Building Energy Research 3 (1) : 237-260. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.3763/aber.2009.0309|
|Abstract:||Greenery in cities has long been recognized as an ecological measure to mitigate some environmental issues. The chapter discusses three major types of urban greenery: public green areas, rooftop gardens and vertical landscaping from both a systematic and thermal benefit point of view. Much related research carried out worldwide is reviewed. In order to achieve strategic landscaping in cities, some general guidelines are given. © 2009 Earthscan.|
|Source Title:||Advances in Building Energy Research|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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