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8 kilometers on the right bank between the Louvre and the Pont de Sully. 5 kilometers of “beach” on the Bassin de la Villette in the northeast. Each features sand, beach chairs, palm trees, and in recent years swimming pools, sports and games, refreshment areas, and a temporary library. Each year Paris Plages counts about four million visitors. Biking. Also emblematic of Paris’s commitment to nonmotorized transportation, biking amenities have dramatically improved in the last decade. Since 2001 the municipality created 440 kilometers of bike lanes, for a total of 640 kilometers by the end of 2010 (Lefebvre 2010; Ville de Paris 2010g).
Public transit, pedestrian environments, energy conservation). , climate change, declining oil supplies, severe water shortages), and the inherent merits of these forms of green urban living become ever more obvious. The case studies in this book show that it is possible to apply virtually every green or ecological strategy or technique, from solar and wind energy to graywater recycling to food production, in very compact urban settings. These cases show that cities (and municipal governments) can do much to help bring these ideas about, nurture them, and ﬁnancially and politically support them—from making parking spaces available for car sharing companies, to ﬁnancially subsidizing the installation of green rooftops, to instituting incentives for the production of renewable energy in the city, to mandating certain green elements and features.
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