3. Building a sustainable neighbourhood: Kronsberg
2003 (English)In: Building and Re-building Sustainable Communities: Reports from the Superbs project / [ed] Lars Rydén, Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1, 26-34 p.Chapter in book (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
Eleven recently built neighbourhoods applying principles of sustainability in all its aspects – environmental, economic and social – are described with a more detailed description of Kronsberg outside Hannover, Germany. Kronsberg with 15,000 inhabitants and working places for 2,000, consists of 10% single-family homes and 90% multi-storey buildings. Considerable obligations were made in all phases of the project to secure a high quality of life and to use natural resources sparingly.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2003, 1. 26-34 p.
, Superbs Case Studies, 2
Landscape Architecture Architecture Environmental Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-196932ISBN: 91-970017-4-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-196932DiVA: diva2:611386
ProjectsSustainable Urban Patterns around the Baltic Sea