Topics » Science & Technology   Oct. 8, 2012

Coping with Climate Change: Green Roofs of Chicago

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CITY HALL

Perhaps the most impressive green roof in the city, City Hall's 23,000 square foot green roof serves as a testbed for researching and measuring the impact of green roofs. It saves the city about $3600 a year in heating and cooling for the building.

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