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green roof

n
(Environmental Science) a roof covered with vegetation, designed for its aesthetic value and to optimize energy conservation
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she asked, wanting to change the conversation and pointing to the red and green roofs that came into view behind the green hedges of acacia and lilac.
And up he flew into the green roof and sang; but in the song there was no poetry, for the spirit of the poet was gone.
He moved away from under the green roof of leaves, and stopping in the sunlight outside and turning cheerfully towards us, said, "I shall be found about here somewhere.
The conference, held with the participation of engineers and architects from over 40 countries, aims to shed light on the importance of green roofs, sky gardens and rooftop gardens in reducing desertification and global warming.
Some cities seed green roofs with credits for stormwater management fees, including Cincinnati, which advances up to a 50% credit.
Green roofs: Approximately 2 500 m 2 extensive green roofs with gravel border
Green roofs are gorgeous living architecture--visible, beautiful, useable and valuable to tenants and building owners alike, as well as migratory wildlife.
com)-- Counterpointe Sustainable Real Estate, a leader in commercial real estate PACE financing, announced the launch of new financing program for the installation, service, and maintenance of Green Roofs and Living Roofs nationwide.
Several studies examined thermal performance of green roofs and green walls as well as their impacts on building energy consumption.
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC) says that the industry grew by double-digits in 2016 according to its latest Annual Green Roof Industry Survey.
Green Roofs are worth being installed from small surfaces on garages or car ports up to large industrial surfaces.
So while we're thinking about plants blooming, let's talk about green roofs.