In response to recent heat waves that have buffeted New York City, the cool roof initiative is taking action. “NYC CoolRoofs” plans to transform city roofs into cool roofs with a new coat of white paint. These lightened roofs can help decrease the temperatures of the building, cutting down on air conditioning and energy use and helping the city decrease its carbon footprint. If interested in more information on cool roofs in NYC, check out the article here.
December 24, 2021