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Resurfacing urban areas to offset 150 billion tonnes of CO2
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The long-term effect of increasing the albedo of urban areas
The published version of the paper ‘The long-term effect of increasing the albedo of urban areas’ (Hashem Akbari et al 2012 Environ. Res. Lett. 7 024004) is freely available online.
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