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Title Type Author(s) Year
Cities of making : cities report, Investigating the role of urban manufacturing Report Cities of making 2018
Cities of making : cities report, Investigating the role of urban manufacturing Report Cities of making 2018
Cities and greenhouse gas emissions: moving forward Journal Article Hoornweg et al. 2011
Methodology for inventorying greenhouse gas emissions from global cities Journal Article Kennedy et al. 2010
Twelve metropolitan carbon footprints: A preliminary comparative global assessment Journal Article Sovacool and Brown 2010
Greenhouse gas emissions from global cities Journal Article Kennedy et al. 2009

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Title Author(s) Year Tag(s)
Food export
Dataset
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Food export
Dataset
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Water level in lower Thames Group Reservoir
Dataset
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Circular Economy Strategies in Eight Historic Port Cities: Criteria and Indicators Towards a Circular City Assessment Framework
Journal Article
Antonia Gravagnuolo and Girard 2019 Case StudyCircular EconomyUrban
Opportunities and limits of circular economy as policy framework for urban metabolism
Book Section
Athanassiadis et al. 2019 Case StudyCircular EconomyUrban
Circular City Action Plans
Report
Jones and Comfort 2018 Zotero import
Metabolism of Global Cities: London, Manchester, Chicago
Book Section
Friedmann and Harriet 2018 Case StudyUrban
Urban Atlas - Building Height 2012
Dataset
2018 Construction Materials
Urban metabolism of megacities: A comparative analysis of Shanghai, Tokyo, London and Paris to inform low carbon and sustainable development pathways
Journal Article
Han et al. 2018 Case StudyMulti-Scale Integrated Analysis of Societal and Ecosystem Metabolism (MuSIASEM)Urban
Comparing performance metrics for multi-resource systems: the case of urban metabolism
Journal Article
Ravalde and Keirstead 2017 Method
Downscaling Aggregate Urban Metabolism Accounts to Local Districts
Journal Article
Horta and Keirstead 2017 Case StudyEconomy-Wide Material Flow Analysis (EW-MFA)MethodScalingUrban
Exploring the energy use drivers of 10 cities at microscale level
Journal Article
et al. 2017 5.2. Academic work
The energy metabolism of megacities
Journal Article
Facchini et al. 2016 EnergyResearch and Analysis
Energy and material flows of megacities
Journal Article
Kennedy et al. 2015 ElectricityEnergy BalanceFossil FuelsMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)Single point in timeSteelUM review paper importUrbanWasteWater
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
Sustainable urban metabolism as a link between bio-physical sciences and urban planning: The BRIDGE project
Journal Article
Chrysoulakis et al. 2013 Case StudyEconomy-Wide Material Flow Analysis (EW-MFA)MethodSingle point in timeUrban
Urban metabolism and resource optimisation in the urban fabric: The BRIDGE methodology
Working paper
Chrysoulakis and Nektarios 2007 CarbonEnergyGeographic Information System (GIS)UrbanWaterZotero import
Towards an Integrated Regional Materials Flow Accounting Model
Journal Article
Sinclair et al. 2005 Case StudyConstruction MaterialsDairy productsHouseholdMulti-Region Input-Output (MRIO) AnalysisMunicipal Solid Waste (MSW)PaperSub-nationalUM review paper importUrbanZotero import
City Limits. A resource flow and ecological footprint analysis of Greater London
Report
Best Foot Forward 2002 Case StudyEcological Footprint (EF)Sub-nationalUM review paper importUrban
Material Flow Accounting of Greater London
Thesis
Bongardt and Benjamin 2002 Economy-Wide Material Flow Analysis (EW-MFA)Single point in timeUrban
Energy and material flow through the urban ecosystem
Journal Article
Decker et al. 2000 Case StudyComparisonEnergy BalanceMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)UM review paper importUrban
A Comparative Overview Of Recycling In London And Hamburg
Journal Article
Matthew Gandy 1994 UrbanWaste (sector)

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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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