urban heat island

Planet Forward Correspondent | Reed College
The urban heat island effect is of increasing concern for cities around the world. But fear a little bit less--there are solutions in the works. 
Selfie: what could be the future
Selfie: what could be the future
The George Washington University
FEATURED SELFIE: Corporate America is looking for ways to go green, and they're starting from the top down - literally.
White Caps, Green Collars LLC
It’s simple: our urban landscapes abound with flat, black roofs that absorb heat all summer long, driving up energy use, and contributing to the urban heat island effect as well as global warming. Yet flat roofs are largely out of sight, out of... Read More