Principles of eco city design
  • Minimize primary material and primary energy consumption
  • Minimize impairment of the natural environment
  • Maximize respect for natural context
  • Minimize transport demand
  • Optimize interactionwith municipal and regional material flows
  • Maximize awareness of sustainable development
  • Maximize respect for anthropogenic context
  • Maximize mentalwell-being and community feeling
  • Minimize impairment of human health
  • Satisfy basic needs & realize structures for human care
  • Create a framework for good governance
  • Realize a diversified, crisis-resistant and innovative local economy
  • Minimize total lifecycle costs (maximize productivity)