green roof policy

Tax Incentive Designed to Create More Green Roofs Expanded

Tax Incentive Designed to Create More Green Roofs Expanded

The city could triple the value of the green roof tax abatement in various communities.

The Time Has Come for Mandatory Green Roofs in New York City

The Time Has Come for Mandatory Green Roofs in New York City

New York City needs to catch up to many other world class cities by requiring 100 per cent green roof coverage on new buildings, which is what I’ve proposed in legislation I introduced to City Council in July.

‘A Jungle of Rooftop Greenery’: Council Makes Green Roof Push

‘A Jungle of Rooftop Greenery’: Council Makes Green Roof Push

Developers will be encouraged to include rooftop gardens and communal space on new apartment projects under proposed changes to Brisbane’s City Plan.

Turning the Big Apple Green From the Top Down

Turning the Big Apple Green From the Top Down

New York City is weighing proposals calling for most new buildings to incorporate renewable energy sources or green roofs.

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

Vancouver To Develop Green Roof Policy

On Thursday evening council voted in support of a motion put forward by Councillor Adriane Carr that noted several benefits of green roofs.