Digital economy empowers urban green transformation for sustainable development

Yiran Wang, Xiaolu Lv, Shi Yin

Article ID: 2680
Vol 4, Issue 2, 2023
DOI: https://doi.org/10.54517/ec.v4i2.2680
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Abstract

With the acceleration of urbanization and the intensification of environmental issues, China is actively transitioning to a digital green economy development model, covering the application of digital technologies, sustainable economies, environmental protection, green infrastructure and transportation, digital management, and social inclusion. The model aims to improve urban efficiency through digital innovation, reduce resource waste, achieve a balance between economic growth and environmental protection, and improve residents’ quality of life. Despite some progress, challenges remain, such as the digital divide, financial pressures, and inadequate environmental regulation. This paper selects the data from 2008 to 2022 for research and uses Eviews software to conduct multiple linear regression analysis and testing. It aims to explore the application of digital technology in urban management, promote the development of the green economy, and analyze and improve the problems in the digital green economy so as to promote sustainable urban development.


Keywords

urban green transformation; digital economy; green development index; sustainable development; dual carbon target

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