RESULTS FOR: "Health" (131):

The Climate Effects of Increasing the Albedo of Roofs in a Cold Region

Changes in observed climate extremes in global urban areas

Resilience to extreme weather

The role of one large greenspace in mitigating London’s nocturnal urban heat island

A systems approach to evaluating the air quality co-benefits of US carbon policies

Video: Energy 101 – Cool Roofs

Strong contributions of local background climate to urban heat islands

Avoided Heat-Related Mortality through Climate Adaptation Strategies in Three US Cities

U.S. National Climate Assessment (2014)

British Container Breeding Mosquitoes: The Impact of Urbanisation and Climate Change on Community Composition and Phenology

The Cost of Cooling

Mid-Century Warming in the Los Angeles Region

EPA Urban Heat Island Webcast

Georgetown University Urban Heat Island Toolkit

A comprehensive study of the impact of green roofs on building energy performance

Looking Up: How Green Roofs and Cool Roofs Can Reduce Energy Use, Address Climate Change, and Protect Water Resources in Southern California

Clean Air World

Positive effects of vegetation: Urban heat island and green roofs

The Impact of Heat Islands on Mortality in Paris during the August 2003 Heat Wave

Urban Climatic Map Studies: A Review

Effects of Green Buildings on Employee Health and Productivity

Mapping Community Determinants of Heat Vulnerability

Estimating Reduced Heat-Attributable Mortality for an Urban Revegetation Project

Policies towards Greening, Permeability and Building Separation for Better City Planning in Hong Kong

Health Impacts of Heat: Present Realities and Potential Impacts of a Climate Change

Trends in heat-related mortality in the United States, 1975–2004

Climate Change and Extreme Heat Events

On the Use of Cool Materials as a Heat Island Mitigation Strategy

IPCC Climate Change 2007 Report: Chapter 8 Human Health

A case study of urban heat islands in the Carolinas

Effect on CO2 Emissions of Building Urban Area by Introducing Solar Reflective Paint

Epidemiologic Study of Mortality During the Summer 2003 Heat Wave in Italy

Mitigation of the heat island effect in urban New Jersey

The Global Burden of Disease Due to Outdoor Air Pollution

Investigation of thermal benefits of rooftop garden in the tropical environment


Air pollution prevention through urban heat island mitigation: an update on the urban heat island pilot project

Painting the Town White and Green

Assessing Health Vulnerability to Climate Change: A Guide for Health Departments

Climate change effects on human health: projections of temperature-related mortality for the UK during the 2020s, 2050s and 2080s

Probabilistic spatial risk assessment of heat impacts and adaptations for London