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Title Type Author(s) Year
Hong Kong Power Image mikecogh
Hong Kong Transport Image Bernard Spragg
Estimating the Evolution of Urban Mining Resources in Hong Kong, up to the Year 2050 Journal Article Io Hou Kuong and Zeng 2019

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Title Author(s) Year Tag(s)
Hong Kong City
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Transnational city carbon footprint networks - Exploring carbon links between Australian and Chinese cities
Journal Article
Chen et al. 2016 Carbon Footprint (CF)Carbon dioxide (CO2)Case StudyGlobalMethaneMulti-Region Input-Output (MRIO) AnalysisNitrous oxideResearch and AnalysisSingle point in timeUM review paper importUrban
Quantification of urban metabolism through coupling with the life cycle assessment framework: concept development and case study
Journal Article
Goldstein et al. 2013 5.2. Academic workCase StudyConstruction MaterialsEnergyFoodFossil FuelsGlassHybrid MFA-LCAMetalsMethodPaperPlasticsUM review paper importUrban
The Changing Metabolism of Cities
Journal Article
Christopher Kennedy and Engel-Yan 2007 5.2. Academic workCase StudyComparisonEmissionsEnergyEnergy BalanceGreenhouse Gases (GHGs)Material Flow Analysis (MFA)NutrientsReview PaperUM review paper importUrbanVarious MaterialsWaterZotero2
Ecosystem appropriation by Hong Kong and its implications for sustainable development
Journal Article
Warren-Rhodes and Koenig 2001 Case StudyComparisonEcological Footprint (EF)NitrogenUM review paper importUrbanZotero2spatial
Escalating trends in the urban metabolism of Hong Kong: 1971-1997
Journal Article
Warren-Rhodes and Koenig 2001 BiomassCase StudyEnergyEnergy BalanceFoodIslandMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)Material Stock Analysis (MSA)NitrogenPhosphorusTime seriesUM review paper importUrbanVarious MaterialsWastewaterWater
The metabolism of a city: the case of Hong Kong
Journal Article
Newcombe et al. 1978 Case StudyConstruction MaterialsEnergy BalanceFoodFuture ScenarioIslandMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)Material Stock Analysis (MSA)Single point in timeUM review paper importUrban

Layers

This layer is about providing context around the city: placement in the region, geodata, spatial boundaries, population numbers over several years, GDP, economic activities, etc.

Data and information to obtain

1.1. Administrative boundaries
1.2. Economic activity - descriptions
1.3. Economic activity - figures
1.4. Population
1.5. Policy documents
1.6. Actors

This layer looks at the biophysical properties of the city, including soil, land, ecosystems, climatological characteristics, geology, and more.

Data and information to obtain

2.1. Soil type and composition
2.2. Trees
2.3. Biodiversity
2.4. Bodies of water
2.5. Average temperatures
2.6. Rainfall
2.7. Mineral deposits

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