Lecture2 - London1. 2.5millioncars,...

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Part Two of the Movie Metropolis London 1.5 million vehicles passing through 2.5 million cars, 3 million motor vehicles 11,000 miles of cars parked, only 8,000 miles of road cars burn 10% of fuel being stationary, over ½ million tons of carbon  monoxide given off childhood asthma increasing pollution, stress, noise 1000 million gallons of sewage a day garbage continues to give off methane, which is then burned to produce  electricity  turning waste into compost Part Three London is good at making money Ranks with Tokyo and New York as the tripod of the world financial system Money invested to cut down forests, mining in developing countries/markets Imports over 200,000 tons of wood Interrelated financial markets Manufacturing less than 13% of city’s income Spends money on products made elsewhere London is a shop, an importer of goods, and exporter of cash
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  • Spring '08
  • Wilkinson,R
  • long term view, life cycle cost, 1000 million, Interrelated financial markets, Change transportation systems, Movie Metropolis

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