Cooling the urban tropics

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    As tropical cities expand rapidly, more and more urban dwellers are subjected to the negative climatic consequences of haphazard urbanization. This problem is being super-imposed on the global warming trend. While this is the bad news, the good news is that possibilities to mitigate urban warming can be found within the urban form itself.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)20-22
    Number of pages3
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009


    • urban heat islands
    • tropics


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