Gallery: Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Awards 2008

 

California Academy of Sciences green roof

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities has just announced the Awards for Excellence 2008 honoring projects that exemplify the aesthetic and environmental benefits of green roofs and living walls. The winning installations are a showcase of innovation and awareness-raising ideas that standout among the growing field of building integrated green space. Honorees were recognized for several important aspects including design, research and policy development in seven award categories. The distinguished designs among this year’s winners are engaging examples that successfully deploy economic, ecological, aesthetic and functional considerations in gorgeous green form.

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  1. Will August 6, 2008 at 3:47 pm

    It is good to see more stories about green roofs.

    I read a great series of articles about green roofs and China at http://www.cleanerairforcities.blogspot.com

    They would really help the Chinese air pollution problem.

  2. Cal Academy Wins Award ... May 13, 2008 at 4:56 pm

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