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ECO-MODEL CITIES

Establishing a Eco Model Cities  is a so-called "social revolution," which requires comprehensive action affecting city structure, industrial structure, citizens' lifestyles, transportation, and other specific factors. The driving force for these revolutionary changes is citizen power on environmental issues. The design focus on the creation of model environmental cities, or "Eco-Model Cities," and a low-carbon society.

Eco-Model City initiatives fall into five main areas:

(1) living spaces, greening, and town development

(2) farming and food

(3) resource and energy creation,

 (4) creating a pleasant and energetic city, and

(5) environment-friendly living. setting a target of reducing its CO2 emissions by more than 30 percent as of 2030 and by half as of 2050, compared with 2000 levels.

Initiative steps:

We have to establish the model on a Low-Carbon Society to discuss global warming and a wide range of issues regarding the shift toward a low-carbon society includes panelists from various sectors, including academia, think-tanks and industry.

Eco-ModelCityProject:

The design focus on the creation of model environmental cities, or "Eco-Model Cities," and a low-carbon society. We have to chooses model cities in order to promote drastic reductions of greenhouse gas emissions by encouraging local communities to promote integrated efforts that incorporate existing knowledge and information into social and economic systems and make good use of local characteristics. There are five categories of criteria for selecting Eco-Model Cities.

  • Elevated target setting
  • Supremacy as a guiding model
  • Regional adaptation
  • Sustainability and autonomy


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