A Carbon Consumption Comparison of Rural and Urban Lifestyles

@article{Heinonen2011ACC,
  title={A Carbon Consumption Comparison of Rural and Urban Lifestyles},
  author={J. Heinonen and Seppo Junnila},
  journal={Sustainability},
  year={2011},
  volume={3},
  pages={1234-1249}
}
Sustainable consumption has been addressed from different perspectives in numerous studies. Recently, urban structure-related lifestyle issues have gained more emphasis in the research as cities search for effective strategies to reduce their 80% share of the global carbon emissions. However, the prevailing belief often seen is that cities would be more sustainable in nature compared to surrounding suburban and rural areas. This paper will illustrate, by studying four different urban structure… Expand

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