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Effect of Cool Roofs on Commercial Buildings Energy Use in Cold Climates

Scope of Cool Roof Potential in India

The Joint Influence of Albedo and Insulation on Roof Performance: An Observational Study

Changes in observed climate extremes in global urban areas

Modeling of cool roof heat transfer in tropical climate

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

Climate Change: Implications for Transport

Strong contributions of local background climate to urban heat islands

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

Press Release: Cool Policies for Cool Cities

U.S. National Climate Assessment (2014)

The effectiveness of cool and green roofs as urban heat island mitigation strategies

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

IPCC Climate Change Report: Mitigation of Climate Change

IPCC Climate Change Report 2014 – Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability

The effectiveness of retrofitted green and cool roofs at reducing overheating in a naturally ventilated office in London: Direct and indirect effects in current and future climates

Africa Property and Construction Handbook 2013

Cool roof technology in London: An experimental and modelling study

Impact of a cool roof application on the energy and comfort performance in an existing non-residential building. A Sicilian case study

IPCC Climate Change Report 2013 – The Physical Science Basis

Synergistic Interactions between Urban Heat Islands and Heat Waves: The Impact in Cities Is Larger than the Sum of Its Parts

Georgetown University Urban Heat Island Toolkit

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

The Case for Cool Roofs

Shedding Light on Concrete’s Reflectivity

Global cooling updates: Reflective roofs and pavements

The long-term effect of increasing the albedo of urban areas

Remotely sensing the cooling effects of city scale efforts to reduce urban heat island

Potential energy savings from cool roofs in Spain and Andalusia

Climatic effects of surface albedo geoengineering

Weather effect on thermal and energy performance of an extensive tropical green roof

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

Cool Roofs and Photovoltaics: An Unlikely Pair

Porous Asphalt Pavement Temperature Effects on Overall Urban Heat Island

Regional climate consequences of large-scale cool roof and photovoltaic array deployment

Measuring solar reflectance—Part II: Review of practical methods

Urban Form and Extreme Heat Events: Are Sprawling Cities More Vulnerable to Climate Change than Compact Cities?

Urban Climatic Map Studies: A Review

Impacts of Urban Albedo Increase on Local Air Temperature at Daily–Annual Time Scales: Model Results and Synthesis of Previous Work

Climate Change in Cities Due to Global Warming and Urban Effects

Greener Alleys Chicago

Effect of Roof Material on Water Quality for Rainwater Harvesting Systems

Japanese Experience of Technology and Policy for Urban Heat Island Mitigating

Development of empirical models for an estate level air temperature prediction in Singapore

Global Cooling: Policies to Cool the World and Offset Global Warming from CO2 Using Reflective Roofs and Pavements

Urban Ventilation for Counter Measures for Heat Islands towards Quality and Sustainable City Planning in Hong Kong

A Study on the Effectiveness of Heat Mitigating Pavement Coatings in Singapore

Estimating Reduced Heat-Attributable Mortality for an Urban Revegetation Project

Accelerated Loading Tests on the Durability of Cool Pavement at PWRI

Assessment of Urban Heat Island Intensities Over Delhi

The radiative forcing potential of different climate geoengineering options

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

Causes of Urban Heat Island in Singapore

Greenhouse Gas Emission Baselines and Reduction Potentials from Buildings in South Africa

Assessment of urban heat island and possible adaptations in Enugu urban using Landsat – ETM

Climate Change and Extreme Heat Events

White Roofs Cool the World, Directly Offset CO2 and Delay Global Warming

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

Urban Heat Island Mitigation Can Improve New York City’s Environment

Microclimatic modeling of the urban thermal environment of Singapore to mitigate urban heat island

Evolution of Cool Roof Standards in the United States

Evolution of Cool Roof Standards in the US

Air quality influences by urban heat island coupled with synoptic weather patterns

Weathering of roofing materials – An overview

Global Change and the Ecology of Cities

A review on the generation, determination and mitigation of Urban Heat Island

Evaluation of In Situ Temparatures, Water Infiltration and Regional Feasibility of Pervious Concrete Pavements

Cool Roofs and Thermal Insulation: Energy Savings and Peak Demand Reduction

Energy Savings for Stucco Walls Coated with Cool Colors

Global Cooling: Effect of Urban Albedo on Global Temperature

An Introduction to Cool Roofs

Surface heat budget on green roof and high reflection roof for mitigation of urban heat island

Cool Roofing: Beyond Myths to Solutions

A comparative study of the thermal and radiative impacts of photovoltaic canopies on pavement surface temperatures

IPCC Climate Change 2007 Report: Chapter 8 Human Health

A preliminary study on the local cool island intensity of Taipei city parks

UCF Recommissioning, Green Roof Technology, and Building Science Training; Final Report

Urban Sprawl and Air Quality in Large US Cities

A Practical Guide to White Coatings: How to Talk to Building Owners About Cool Roofs

A case study of urban heat islands in the Carolinas

Adapting Cities for climate change: the role of the green infrastructure

Urbanization and global environmental change: local effects of urban warming

The impact of land use and land cover changes on land surface temperature in a karst area of China

Cool colored coatings for passive cooling of cities

Mitigating New York City’s Heat Island with Urban Forestry, Living Roofs, and Light Surfaces

The Urban Heat Island, Photochemical Smog, and Chicago