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Discussions with tag 'Green Roofs'

Denver to require rooftop gardens to reduce heat island effect

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Denver’s status as one of the nation’s most intense urban heat islands has spurred a group of activists to propose a “green roofs” ballot initiative — a measure that could animate environmen…

Filed under: Government Policies

Colorado High Performance and Passive House Building Group

Keywords: Green Roofs,Urban Heat Island Effect

0 replies | 3497 views | Posted on: 03/16/2017 | Last updated: 10/13/2017

Green Roof Design & Installation, August 9 in Boston

by AbbieKnight

Join Green Infrastructure Foundation Senior Researcher, Rohan Lilauwala to learn about the design, installation, and maintenance of green roofs. Featuring guest speaker Mark Winterer, Director of Oper…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Roofs

0 replies | 413 views | Posted on: 07/31/2017 | Last updated: 07/31/2017

World Green Infrastructure Congress, June 4 - 6, Bengaluru, India

by karthik // Digital Marketer

"Biggest Academic Conference On Green Technology & Urban Infrastructure" The World Green Infrastructure Congress is a multi-day event conceptualized to address Urban Infrastructural developments, wit…

Million Cool Roof Challenge (Solar Reflective Roofs)

by K-CEP // Initiative to Support the Kigali Amendment goals to reduce the HFC gases impact on the climate

The Million Cool Roofs Challenge is a $2 million global competition to rapidly scale up the deployment of highly solar-reflective “cool” roofs in developing countries suffering heat stress

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Keywords: Urban Resilience,Urban Planning,Green Roofs,Solar Roof,Cooling Technique,reflective roofs

0 replies | 920 views | Posted on: 04/05/2019 | Last updated: 04/07/2019

Assembly Row – Montaje Apartments, USGBC MA Green Building Tour, June 11, 5:30-7:00 pm, Somerville, MA

by Gina Pryciak // Student

Learn about the benefits, design elements, installation considerations, and maintenance requirements of two green roofs in Assembly Square on this green roof tour led by OMNI Ecosystems and Recover Gr

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Green Building,Sustainability,Green Roofs

0 replies | 454 views | Posted on: 06/04/2019 | Last updated: 06/04/2019