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The Humble Bee

There are 3 types of Bees, The Bumble Bee, The Honeybee & The Solitary Bee.  Each bee type has distinctive characteristics and unique properties…

Detention Roof – Green Stormwater Management

The next generation of innovative green roof technology now provides reliable stormwater management. These green roofs are referred to as Detention Green Roofs and are valid alternatives to outdated gray stormwater infrastructure such as tanks and cisterns…

Green Roofs on Bus Shelters – Improving Biodiversity

Green roofs can be an important factor for improving the living environment especially in sparse city centres and urban areas where greenery is lacking.  These areas are often left devoid of a flourishing wildlife…

Green Roofs to Mitigate the Urban Heat Island Effect

It is well known that we are deep in the issue of climate change due to the increasing temperatures of our planet. This is having serious impact on flooding, our weather seasons, our biodiversity and the whole ecosystem…

How Green Roofs Enhance the Performance of Solar Panels

One of the great benefits of a green roof is the ability to cool a building by reducing the rooftop temperature. This is achieved by the fact that plants can only heat to a temperature of 25 degrees and unlike bitumen or other roofing materials it doesn’t hold this heat overnight combined with the cooling mechanism of evaporative loss…

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