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Regulations spark search for greener roofing insulation

A worthy journey

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Current News in Sustainable Roofing

Roofing Contractor’s Chris Gray talks with GAF Energy President Martin DeBono about the future of solar roofing. Read an article about ‘Blue Roofs’ from CBC. Blue roofs help mitigate flooding and damage from storm water.

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Broad coalition asks Congress to expand local rooftop and community solar power for all

A coalition of advocates representing civil rights, indigenous, environment, equity, rural and business organizations is calling on Congress to prioritize the equitable and just deployment of renewable energy through policies that support expanding local rooftop and community solar power for … Continue reading

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GAF Invests $100 Million into New Shingle Recycling Program

“With Earth Day upon us, I’m really happy to announce that GAF has successfully produced shingles with 15% recycled material,” said GAF President Jim Schnepper in an exclusive video chat with RC.

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10 Top Projects in LEED’s Leading States

A roundup of outstanding developments in the states that earned USGBC’s highest ratings in 2020. The state counted 94 projects certified by USGBC in 2020, for a total of more than 16 million square feet, or nearly 2.1 per capita. … Continue reading

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Going ‘Deep Green,’ Office Buildings Give Back to the Planet

Article by Jane Margolies in the New York Times discusses how we can go from green buildings to “Deep Green” buildings by creating buildings that make a positive impact on energy resources and the environment. Continue reading →

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