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  • Philadelphia Adopts Cool-Roof Law

    City will work with Dow Chemical to retrofit an entire city block of 39 homes.

  • Green Piece

    The temperature atop Chicago’s City Hall building on an average summer day is usually 14 degrees to 44 degrees cooler than the county office building across the street. The reason: the county building has a typical black-tar roof, while City Hall has a green roof planted with grass, plants, and...

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