March 28, 2018

Stuttgart: combating the heat island effect and poor air quality with green ventilation corridors

Stuttgartā€™s location in a valley basin, its mild climate, low wind speeds, industrial activity and high volume of traffic has made it susceptible to poor air quality. Development on the valley slopes has prevented air from moving through the city, which worsens the air quality and contributes to the urban heat island effect.

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