Policy Guide

Energy-efficient spatial planning and urban district planning


  • Xia, Chun (Lead author)
  • Thomas, Stefan (Author)
  • Kiyar, Dagmar (Reviewer)

References and further reading

  • Beratungs- und Service-Gesellschaft Umwelt mbH (B.& S.U.) et al. (2011): Integrated urban development approach targeting at energy efficient residential areas.
  • Burns, Cameron M.; Eubank, Huston (2002): Green Pays Its Way - Performance-Based Fees. www.bigee.net/s/wkfav8 
  • City of Hannover (2004): Hannover Kronsberg Handbook Planning and Realisation. www.bigee.net/s/186zfp
  • Hertle, Hans; Kolbe, Peter; Wolpensinger, Holger (2003): 2001 CO2 Audit Hannover Kronsberg Commissioned by the City of Hannover Environment and Urban Greenspace Environmental Protection Division.
  • Ho, Chin Siong (2006). Energy conservation and planning-guidelines for energy efficient residential developments. Seminar workshop on energy efficiency organised by Centre of Environment Technology Development Malaysia (CETDEM) and Malaysia Institute of Planners. 12 August 2006 Armada Hotel Petaling Jaya.
  • OECD and the City Council of Las Palmas (2009): Green Cities: New Approaches to Confronting Climate Change. OECD workshop proceedings Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain 11 June 2009.
  • von Knorre, Christiane; Medven, Zeljka (2009): Holistic planning for energy optimised municipalities. Background paper of Intelligent energy saving measures for municipal housing in Central and Eastern European countries.

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