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Sustainability in America's Cities: Creating the Green Metropolis

Edited By: Matthew I Slavin

288 pages, illus

Island Press

Paperback | Jun 2011 | #191783 | ISBN-13: 9781597267427
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This book highlights how America's largest cities are acting to develop sustainable solutions to conflicts between development and environment. It provides empirically based, multidisciplinary case studies of sustainability policy, planning, and practice in action.

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Matthew Slavin is Founder and Principal of Sustaingroup, developing clean energy technologies and sustainable building and aligning business and government leadership, goals and strategy to create a more sustainable future. His publications on energy, climate change, and sustainability have been featured in leading professional journals and metropolitan newspapers.

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