Positive action on sustainable urbanism

Rooftops in France are now going to get greener since a new law recently passed by the French parliament. New buildings in commercial zones across the country must now either be partially covered in vegetation or solar panels.

We thought this was positive news worth sharing since green rooftops really make so much sense, providing urban areas with cleaner air, reducing noise levels, creating biodiversity, protecting and insulating buildings and it also looks attractive. We think it´s a great initiative and hope more countries will follow suit. use.

Here are links to two articles on the subject, The Guardian and CBS News

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