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Growing plants on buildings can reduce heat and produce healthy food in African cities

Seylou/AFP via Getty Images Persistently high temperatures and related heat stress are a big problem for people living in (...)

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Guarding against energy leaks in freezing weather

People living in colder climates depend on their heating systems when fall and winter arrive. As freezing temperatures test (...)

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What Is Sustainable Construction?

  The construction industry, by its nature, is one of the top users of natural resources. With the growing concern of finite (...)

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Things To Know About Energy-Efficient Roofing Alternatives

  When installing energy-efficient roofing systems to lessen the strain on your cooling system in your living or working (...)

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A List of Sustainable Roofing Materials

  For many years, the search for new sustainable materials has intensified. The demand for sustainability has drastically (...)

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Differences Between Commercial and Residential Roofing

The roof of a building has one main job: to protect the inside of a building from harsh weather elements. But there are many (...)

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The Biggest Sources of Energy Loss in Old Commercial Buildings

Those who own old commercial buildings tend to struggle with energy loss. These structures weren’t exactly built with efficie (...)

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Selection of (Green) Roof Systems: A Sustainability-Based Multi-Criteria Analysis

A wide diffusion of green envelopes in cities can be an opportunity to improve urban environment conditions and reduce negat (...)

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VELUX turns century-old wood into new roof windows

This unique product innovation showcases the willingness of the Group to listen to customer needs and to try new things. (...)