urban heat island

Why Green Roofs Are Gaining Popularity? Good For The Environment, Community, And You

Why Green Roofs Are Gaining Popularity? Good For The Environment, Community, And You

If asked to choose between the traditional roof covering materials like shingles, tiles, cedar shakes, etc. and plants that create soothing foliage as roof cover, many people would opt for the latter for reasons of eco-friendliness.

Cities Get Hotter During Heat Waves. Here’s How They Can Adapt For Climate Change

Cities Get Hotter During Heat Waves. Here’s How They Can Adapt For Climate Change

The cities of today were built to withstand the temperatures in our record books — and climate change doesn’t care about our record books.

Circular Cities of the World: What Can Green Infrastructure Do?

Circular Cities of the World: What Can Green Infrastructure Do?

Many people living in small areas means large amounts of waste, high resource consumption and loads of energy use. We can combat these issues with the ideas behind the circular economy.

Eco Bus Stops to Bring Cool Relief in Fight Against ‘Urban Heat Island’ Problem

Eco Bus Stops to Bring Cool Relief in Fight Against ‘Urban Heat Island’ Problem

The city of Białystok is adding new, green bus shelters that not only look good, but beat the heat, helping people keep cool during the summer.

The Living Air Purifiers Cities Need More Of

The Living Air Purifiers Cities Need More Of

In our all-too-hectic urban lives, a city park is a great place to unwind. Trees and green spaces have mental health and well-being benefits, on top of being great for relaxation and recreation.