Cool roof


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Cool roof

A white roof reflects and emits the sun’s heat back to the sky instead of transferring it to the building below.
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The cool roof coating market has attracted significant demand in recent times, particularly because reducing energy consumption has become the primary goal of many countries and companies especially in the U.
He started his career in the roofing industry at Owens Corning, served as president of Henry Company, and would go on to start his own reflective roof coatings business, United Cool Roof Systems.
For cool roof and siding applications, Duranar ULTRA-Cool and color-shifting Duranar VARI-Cool coatings incorporate PPG s exclusive IR-reflective pigment technology, which reduces air-conditioning-related energy use by deflecting solar heat away from buildings.
Lotia explained that one of these product lines also included Polytherm AC - a cool roof technology for energy efficient buildings.
is expected to receive final approval by ASTM within months and is being evaluated by the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) to supplement its field-based rating system.
To introduce its new cool roof material and make clear the sustainable benefits of 'cool roof' coatings, Dow has planned a series of events this week in Dubai aimed at the building and construction sector.
11 ( ANI ): Researchers have suggested that using urban adaptation strategies like green roof, cool roof, and hybrid technologies can help offset not only future climate warming due to urban expansion but also temperature increases driven by greenhouse gases.
The financial savings experienced by a cool roof varies from building to building.
Cool roof materials are available as asphalt shingles, polymer coatings, membranes, metal sheeting and tiles.
ENERGY RESOURCE-22 January 2009-PRODUCTS: Owens Corning Launches New Line of Cool Roof Shingles(C)2009 JeraOne - http://www.
The non-profit Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC), for instance, suggests roofing surfaces that reflect the sun's heat so as to reduce the urban heat island effect while improving residential energy efficiency.
Accor-ding to the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) "a cool roof reflects and emits the sun's heat back to the sky .