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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2015, Article ID 743136, 9 pages
Research Article

The Evaluation of Groundwater Resources Value of Beijing Based on Emergy Theory

Ling Wang1,2 and Qing He1,2

1School of Humanities and Economic Management, China University of Geosciences, Beijing 100083, China
2Key Laboratory of Carrying Capacity Assessment for Resource and Environment, Ministry of Land and Resources, Beijing 100083, China

Received 11 August 2014; Revised 15 October 2014; Accepted 24 October 2014

Academic Editor: Hanlie Hong

Copyright © 2015 Ling Wang and Qing He. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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