By Kampeng Lei, Shaoqi Zhou, Zhishi Wang (auth.)
This publication builds at the analyses of Eugene and Howard Odum and introduces the concept that of structures ecology. Ecological emergy accounting represents a leap forward since it permits researchers to combine man-made capital and typical capital in order that human and traditional issues might be addressed utilizing a constant method of devices. This booklet develops an emergy accounting version that's appropriate for describing city platforms, thereby supplying a entire photo of these platforms. To make the idea concrete, the authors use China’s Macao certain Administrative sector as a case research, and examine the consequences for Macao with these of alternative city ecosystems all over the world within the fields of ecological financial system, tourism, waste remedy, playing undefined, land reclamation and source intake etc.
Dr. Kampeng Lei is an advisory senior technician on the Environmental safeguard Bureau, govt of Macao, China; Shaoqi Zhou is a professor on the university of atmosphere and effort, the South China collage of expertise, and the Guizhou Academy of Sciences, China; Zhishi Wang is a professor on the school of technological know-how and expertise, the collage of Macau, China.
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