Sürdürülebilirlik ve Bölgesel Kalkınmada Altyapı Sistemleri

In this study, the relationship of infrastructure systems which enable the relations, service and information flows of individuals, communities and institutions with sustainability is discussed. Infrastructure systems are initially evaluated in single component basis, then, being discussed in an integrated way at urban and regional levels covering the mutual impacts of environment, economy and society as the three pillars of sustainability. The use of renewable resources, shifting to smart grid, distributed networks, recycling and reuse practices started to have crucial impacts on efficiency and sustainability in infrastructure. The approach that consider infrastructure as a facilitator in socio-economic growth besides being a physical service provision activity is gaining importance recently with the accelerating globalization and developing communication and information technologies. In respect to that, policies based on sustainability, governance and flexibility in infrastructure services’ provision contribute to regional development.


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Citation Formats
M. A. Şenyel Kürkçüoğlu, “Sürdürülebilirlik ve Bölgesel Kalkınmada Altyapı Sistemleri,” Resilience, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 309–325, 2021, Accessed: 00, 2022. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/95216.