White Roofs and Global Cooling: GCCA Issue Brief

GCCA Issue Briefs provide a simple and balanced overview to frequently discussed topics affecting cool surfaces or urban heat.  This Issue Brief explains the claim that reflective surfaces can offset the warming impact of atmospheric greenhouse gases.   The Issue Brief reviews the existing science (which is largely supportive of the concept) and points out areas of productive future research.

Source: Global Cool Cities Alliance

Publication Date: October 2013

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