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Renewable Energy => Green Roofs => Topic started by: simon ferris on August 26, 2014, 11:12:24 AM

Title: What is a green roof
Post by: simon ferris on August 26, 2014, 11:12:24 AM
Please explain to me what this is?  Never heard of it before and the vision that comes to mind is a roof made of grass - which I'm guessing is totally wrong.

Title: Re: What is a green roof
Post by: allegrif on November 24, 2015, 07:24:56 PM
You're not too far off at all actually. A green roof is exactly that, a roof that's green with Fauna. The benefits are plenty, from increased oxygenation to simple aesthetics. This iss a nexample of a green roof:

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