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GREEN ROOFS REDUCE ANNUAL ENERGY DEMAND BY 6%
Jaffal, I., Ouldboukhitine, S-E, & Belarbi, R. (2012). A comprehensive study of the impact of green roofs on building energy performance. Renewable Energy, 43, 157-164.
SOUND TRANSMISSION LOSS OF GREEN ROOFS
Connelly, M & Hodgson, N (2008).
E2397 STANDARD PRACTICE FOR DETERMINATION OF DEAD LOADS AND LIVE LOADS ASSOCIATED WITH GREEN ROOF SYSTEMS
E2398 STANDARD TEST METHOD FOR WATER CAPTURE AND MEDIA RETENTION OF GEOCOMPOSITE DRAIN LAYERS FOR GREEN ROOF SYSTEMS
E2399 STANDARD TEST METHOD FOR MAXIMUM MEDIA DENSITY FOR DEAD LOAD ANALYSIS OF GREEN ROOF SYSTEMS
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Federal Green Construction Guide for Specifiers
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