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197 documents for urban problems related to energy
  • ... economic, environmental and social problems (Roseland 2005). The integrated and long-term ...2003). . Related to these structural barriers are the procedural ... and improve urban air quality through energy-efficiency retrofits to buildings in the ...

  • ...Canada's energy reserves are vast-sufficient to fuel our growing ... tackle the growing onset of dementia, and related illnesses;. " Prevent employers and insurance ... poverty and other persistent social problems, access safe and reliable infrastructure, and ... create and protect more green space in our urban and suburban areas;. " Take further action to ...

  • Based on introspection about disadvantages of the traditional urbanization, the new urbanization is on the transformation and innovation of strategies with reference to the relevant successful experience all over the world. Through analyses on the consequent strategic opportunity of Chongqing pilot zone for overall reform to balance the urban and rural development, the paper expounds an overall idea on paths for new urbanization in Chongqing. And then the paper constructs a strategic framework of the paths aiming to provide a scientific and clear direction to the choice of paths for new urbanization in Chongqing.

    ... be aware of the favorable conditions and related constraints. 2.1.1 Grounds for Choice of Paths. ... "Three Dimensional Rural Issues"- problems about agriculture, rural areas and peasantry as ... of strategic new industries such as new energy car, wind electric PV, new material, etc. ...

  • ..., financial and quality of life problems associated with urban development, the concept ... radically altered urban forms, where energy consumption and waste production are drastically ... its objectives when prior, and closely related, perspectives have failed to do so. . Anything ...

  • This paper undertook a structural analysis of the youth labor force in Uganda by documenting their location in the Ugandan economy by residence, region, sector, and employment status. The data were obtained from the Uganda National Household Surveys 2002/2003, 2005/2006 and 2009/2010. The authors find that the youth population structure of the country poses a big challenge in an effort to create employment, particular for the youth. The majority of the youth labor force is located in the rural compared to the urban areas of the country. The quality of the youth labor in terms of education is improving though will lower attainment rates at postsecondary level, however, the quality of the youth labor force is higher in urban than in rural areas. Whereas the country experienced sectoral sh...

    ... in some sectors such as transport and energy explains the low rate of job creation (Fox and ...One of the greatest problems is the way UBOS computes the unemployment rates. ...We computed the time related underemployment rate for youth in the period ...

  • ... (EU)? This essay compares cross-border urban regions located on the Canadian-American border ... depends mostly on the automobile and related high-technology industries. . In Europe, the ... the staff or resources to deal with such problems. All levels of government are under pressure to ... of cross-border cooperation, completion of energy networks, and cooperation in regional ...

  • Incidence of flood has been on the increase in Ilorin for sometime; and this exemplifies the problem operating in most urban centres in Nigeria. Increase in runoff production in an urbanized catchment is a function, among other factors of to increase in percentage paved area brought about by deforestation activities and poor environmental attitude of the people. This study examines the relationship between runoff discharge and basin characteristics in Ilorin. Data used were collected directly from the field over a period of one calendar year. Rainfall data were collected in each basin using a standard rainguage of 20cm orifice while basin discharge was collected twice daily (8.00am and 6.30pm) using fabricated staff gauge graduated in centimeter. Basin morphometric attributes were compu...

    1. INTRODUCTION. Problems associated with high runoff discharge have been a ... is daily manifesting in water and water related problems being experienced in country (Faniran, ...Temperature, through the supply of energy for vaporization affects catchment runoff pattern ...

  • ... Civil & Environmental * Natural Resources, Energy 8 Engineering (MSc. MEng, PhD) the Environment ... (MSc) * Energy Management (BComm) * Urban Studies (BA) [C] * Environmental Design (MArch, * ... will find employment in a career- related field within six months of graduation or have ... that advances knowledge and solves problems related to agriculture, food and the environment. ...

  • This study used the 2002 South Africa General Household Survey (GHS) to explore differentials in household structures and socioeconomic characteristics. Household structures by gender of head were examined to inform the types of household that females are more likely to head compared to males. The study found that females are more likely to form extended households than males. Household size in female headed households was also found to be larger than that in male headed households. The study utilized principal component analysis to estimate wealth of households. Wealth estimate results indicated that female headed households are poorer than male headed households. However, comparison between female headed households in urban areas and male headed households in rural areas indicated tha...

    ... that there are practical challenges and problems that are characterized by a growing number of ... in nature.1 Others include issues related to policy and sustainable development. Some of ..., toilet facilities and source of water and energy were used. Estimating wealth using assets is ...

  • ... mortality and disease, air pollution, energy consumption, and infrastructure deterioration. To ... climate change is expected to cause many problems, including a rise in sea levels and more frequent ...Hemon. 2006. Excess mortality related to the August 2003 heat wave in France. ...

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