Biopolis – Sustainable Urban Development
(Biopolis – Sustainable Urban Development)
With rates of urbanization increasing and per capita energy consumption on the rise, cities and towns around the world are an important part of the climate change problem, and they can be an important part of the solution as well. Cities represent the most materialized form of society’s interaction with the natural environment. As such, an environment-friendly urban policy plays a crucial part in preventing environmental deterioration and in maintaining and promoting bios.