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Unformatted text preview: buildings and surroundings- and the amount of emissions each uses. 2b. To reduce the effects of air pollution we need to seek other forms of energy and fuel in the built environment. We also need to either renovate old buildings and infrastructures or invest in replacing older development using our newest technology and innovating thinking. 3a. The cost of commuting is measured by adding the costs of private cars and public transport with the cost of public and private vehicle maintenance. 3b. This problem could be significantly reduced by decreasing the amount of privately owned cars, and increasing the amount of public transportation in the built environment. Families don’t need 2-3 cars at one household and need to take advantage of buses and trains....
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course BCT 191 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '10