LAPT

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Launches Updated Awards Of Excellence Program

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Launches Updated Awards Of Excellence Program

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities has updated the Annual Awards of Excellence program for the 2019 Call for Submissions, open now through August 9.

Green Roof Requirements Are On the Rise

Green Roof Requirements Are On the Rise

To meet their energy goals, cities are starting to make new buildings have solar panels or vegetation atop

Living Architecture Performance Tool Takes On Our Industry’s Achilles Heel – Proper Maintenance

Living Architecture Performance Tool Takes On Our Industry’s Achilles Heel – Proper Maintenance

The lack of proper maintenance in the green roof and wall industry is our Achilles heel.

2017 Green Roof Industry Survey Shows Washington DC In Top Spot For Most Green Roofs Installed

2017 Green Roof Industry Survey Shows Washington DC In Top Spot For Most Green Roofs Installed

The North American green roof industry continues to be a driving force in sustainability and resilience planning, with municipalities like San Francisco, Portland and Denver recently adopting mandatory green roof policies for new buildings.

Green Infrastructure Foundation Launches the Living Architecture Performance Tool to Improve Policy Making and Performance

Green Infrastructure Foundation Launches the Living Architecture Performance Tool to Improve Policy Making and Performance

The LAPT is to green roofs and walls what LEED is to green buildings: it takes a very complex system of technologies, environments, and performance levels, and makes it understandable.