Urban Development

Urban planning, also known as regional planning, town planning, city planning, or rural planning, is a technical and political process that is focused on the development and design of land use and the built environment, including air, water, and the infrastructure passing into and out of urban areas, such as transportation, communications, and distribution networks and their accessibility. Traditionally, urban planning followed a top-down approach in master planning the physical layout of human settlements. The primary concern was the public welfare, which included considerations of efficiency, sanitation, protection and use of the environment, as well as effects of the master …



ifeu: Institut für Energie und Umweltforschung Heidelberg · 23 November 2023 English

For the building sector, it can be translated into the following five overarching goals or key topics: Reduction of per capita space requirements Development of existing buildings before The aim …

energy-effi- landscape cient urban renovation, urban development and research funding to include the previously

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