Co-benefits approach: Opportunities for implementing sponge city and urban heat island mitigation

  title={Co-benefits approach: Opportunities for implementing sponge city and urban heat island mitigation},
  author={Bao-jie He and Jin Zhu and Dongxue Zhao and Zhonghua Gou and Jinda Qi and Junsong Wang},
  journal={Land Use Policy},
Climate change and its impacts cannot be addressed once for all due to internal complexity. Some implemented strategies may only be capable of dealing with a cluster of problems while leaving many others untouched. The co-benefits approach, however, opens up a ‘window of opportunity’ via achieving multi-goals simultaneously. Based on this, this paper aims to unpack the interrelationship between the struggling urban heat island (UHI) issue and the already ongoing sponge city (SPC) projects in… 
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