Energy and Hydraulic Performance of a Vegetated Roof in Sub-Mediterranean Climate

Widespread overbuilding, the prevalence of asphalt surfaces on green areas, and the use of building materials with low heat dissipation abilities are among the main causes of Urban Heat Islands. Within urban areas, evapotranspiration and shade from plants can significantly reduce the UHI phenomenon,...

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Main Authors: Patrizia Piro, Marco Carbone, Marilena De Simone, Mario Maiolo, Piero Bevilacqua, Natale Arcuri
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2018-09-01
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