Selected Publications

Lo K, Li H, Chen K. Climate experimentation and the limits of top-down control: local variation of climate pilots in China. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management2020, 63, 109-126.
Li, H, Lo, K, Zhang, P. Population shrinkage in resource-dependent cities in China: Processes, patterns and drivers. Chinese Geographical Science. 2020, 30, 1-15.
Tan, J, Lo, K, Qiu, F, Zhang, X, Zhao, H. Regional economic resilience of resource‐based cities and influential factors during economic crises in China. Growth and Change2020, 51, 362-381.
Lo K, Broto VC. Co-benefits, contradictions, and multi-level governance of low-carbon experimentation: Leveraging solar energy for sustainable development in China. Global Environmental Change2019, 59, 101993.
Lo, K, Li, J, Wang, M, Li, C, Li S, Li, Y. A comparative analysis of participating and non-participating households in pro-poor tourism in southern Shaanxi, China. Tourism Planning & Development, 2019, 16, 318-333.
Mah DN, Wang G, Lo K, Leung MK, Hills P, Lo AY. Barriers and policy enablers for solar photovoltaics (PV) in cities: Perspectives of potential adopters in Hong Kong. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews2018, 92, 921-936.
Li J, Lo K, Zhang P. Shopping mobility and travel carbon emissions among suburban residents: lessons from Shenyang city, China. Journal of Spatial Science2018, 63, 311-323.
Yang S, Cao D, Lo K. Analyzing and optimizing the impact of economic restructuring on Shanghai’s carbon emissions using STIRPAT and NSGA-II. Sustainable Cities and Society2018, 40, 44-53.
Lo, K, Wang, M. How voluntary is poverty alleviation resettlement in China? Habitat International, 2018, 73, 34-42.
Lo K, Mah DN, Wang G, Leung MK, Lo AY, Hills P. Barriers to adopting solar photovoltaic systems in Hong Kong. Energy & Environment2018, 29, 649-663.
Li J, Lo K, Zhang P, Guo M. Relationship between built environment, socio-economic factors and carbon emissions from shopping trip in Shenyang City, China. Chinese Geographical Science2017, 27, 722-734.
Lo K. Renewable energy development in Hong Kong: potential, progress, and barriers. Current Sustainable/Renewable Energy Reports2017, 4, 50-55.
Lo, K, Xue, L, Wang, M. Spatial restructuring through poverty alleviation resettlement in rural China. Journal of Rural Studies. 2016, 47, 496–505.
Lo K. How authoritarian is the environmental governance of China? Environmental Science & Policy. 2015, 54, 152-159.
Lo K, Li H, Wang M. Energy conservation in China’s energy-intensive enterprises: An empirical study of the Ten-Thousand Enterprises Program. Energy for Sustainable Development. 2015, 27, 105-111.
Lo K. The “warm houses” program: Insulating existing buildings through compulsory retrofits. Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments2015, 9, 63-67.
Yang S, Wang C, Lo K, Wang M, Liu L. Quantifying and mapping spatial variability of Shanghai household carbon footprints. Frontiers in Energy2015, 9, 115-124.
Lo K. Campus sustainability in Chinese higher education institutions. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education2015, 16, 34-43.
Lo K. Urban carbon governance and the transition toward low-carbon urbanism: Review of a global phenomenon. Carbon Management2014, 5, 269-283.
Lo K. China’s low-carbon city initiatives: the implementation gap and the limits of the target responsibility system. Habitat International2014, 42, 236-244.
Lo K. A critical review of China’s rapidly developing renewable energy and energy efficiency policies. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews2014, 29, 508-516.
Liu S, Zhang P, Jiang X, Lo K. Measuring sustainable urbanization in China: a case study of the coastal Liaoning area. Sustainability Science2013, 8, 585-594.
Lo K, Wang MY. Energy conservation in China’s Twelfth Five-Year Plan period: Continuation or paradigm shift? Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews2013, 18, 499-507.
Lo K. Energy conservation in China’s higher educationinstitutions. Energy Policy2013, 56, 703-710.
Lo K. Deliberating on the energy cap in China: the key to a low-carbon future? Carbon Management2013, 4, 365-367.
Lo, K and Wang, M. The development and localisation of a foreign gated community in Beijing. Cities. 2013, 30, 186-192.

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