UN SDG #13 Climate Action UN SDG #13
UN SDG #11 Sustainable Cities and Communities UN SDG #11

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Reduction of energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

The reduction of energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the urban built environment has emerged as one of the primary grand challenges facing society in the 21st century. The Paris Climate Agreement calls on the global community to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius through significant reductions in carbon emissions.

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Reduction of energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

The reduction of energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the urban built environment has emerged as one of the primary grand challenges facing society in the 21st century. The Paris Climate Agreement calls on the global community to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius through significant reductions in carbon emissions.
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