Charlie Miller

Why Does Boston Not Use Green Roofs to Combat Flooding?

Why Does Boston Not Use Green Roofs to Combat Flooding?

Massive tidal shifts of 10-14 feet in the Boston Harbor mean that every time a North Eastern storm coincides with high tide, the excess stormwater cannot readily flow into the harbor.

Why Are Green Roofs Popping Up All Over Philly?

Why Are Green Roofs Popping Up All Over Philly?

Charlie Miller, engineer and founder of Mount Airy-based Roofmeadow, has become Philly’s go-to green roof guy. Here, he breaks down why they’re the hottest new accessory for downtown buildings.

Inside Philadelphia’s Green Roof Revolution

Inside Philadelphia’s Green Roof Revolution

Over the past two decades, the city has evolved from a green-roof backwater to a leader in the field.

Why Are Green Roofs Popping Up All Over Philly?

Why Are Green Roofs Popping Up All Over Philly?

Charlie Miller, engineer and founder of Mount Airy-based Roofmeadow, has become Philly’s go-to green roof guy. Here, he breaks down why they’re the hottest new accessory for downtown buildings.