green roof policy

15th Annual Green Roof Industry Survey Shows Washington DC With Most Green Roofs Installed.

15th Annual Green Roof Industry Survey Shows Washington DC With Most Green Roofs Installed.

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is pleased to announce that Washington DC is has once again taken the top spot for green roof installations in 2018 according to its 2018 Green Roof Industry Survey.

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.