Green, reflective, and photovoltaic roofs

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TypeArticle
Journal titleConstruction Canada
Volume48
IssueSeptember 5
Pages4454; # of pages: 11
SubjectRooftop gardens
AbstractA sustainable roof may be characterized as one that gives due consideration to energy, durability, and the environment throughout its lifecycle. This article presents an overview of three viable sustainable roofing systems - garden roofs, reflective roofs, and roof-mounted photovoltaics (PV), including some key design considerations.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number48692
18209
NPARC number20377917
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