In the News houses a variety of places to go to remain up-to-date in the greenroof world, including external and internal links, features, and stories.
guest editor columns
Our Guest Editors are colleagues and, yes, friends of ours, yet are independent of Greenroofs.com, and are not paid for their submissions. The opinions expressed by our Contributing Editors may not necessarily reflect the beliefs of Greenroofs.com, and are offered to our readers to simply present individual views and experiences and open a dialogue of further discussion, debate and research across a wide spectrum of subjects within the greenroofing world. Enjoy, and if you have a particular comment, please contact the author, or send us an email to: email@example.com.
Read these lively columns from our Contributing Editors who are experts in their fields:
Ask Ed Q & A - Ed Snodgrass
Green Roofs on the Curve / Christine's Ramblings - Christine Thuring
The Green Roof Guy (formerly The Roving Exhibitor) - Kelly Luckett
Perspectives from the Green Boardroom (formerly Sustainable Roofing Editor & ASTM Updates) - Ralph Velasquez
A View from the Sky Trenches - Patrick Carey
Chic Sustainability - Haven Kiers
The G.R.E.E.N. Research Report - Dr. Bill Retzlaff
The Green Walls Column - George Irwin
Green Roof Energy Series - Chris Wark
Sustainable Business Insights - John Shepley
Direct links to individual articles pertaining to greenroofs and roof gardens are provided, although you may first have to create an online account with a particular news service before accessing the article. Some links change soon after publication when articles are moved to newspaper & magazine archives. Many newspapers offer subscription services for archive retrieval, or offer free searches of their archives. We also compile lists from previous years under our own Archives.
Guest and Student Guest Feature writers present their individual views and experiences within the greenroof industry, and open a dialogue of further discussion, debate and research.
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We’re examining our environmental impacts on the Earth from a more integrated, holistic approach and using technologies which encourage energy efficient and environmentally friendly building envelopes, including the ubiquitous “fifth façade” – the rooftop.
Occasional Special Exclusive articles, editorials, or reports by Greenroofs.com are posted here.
Read reviews by Linda and guests of new books on the market about greenroofing and sustainable design.