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‘Green electricity roof’ could provide power, water storage and insulation

08 Mar

Read the full story at Environmental Research Web.

A significant part of the electricity needed for buildings could be generated using plant-covered roofs within a few years, thanks to research carried out at Wageningen University of the Netherlands. Similarly, fields of crops such as rice could help produce electricity without the requirement to choose between using land for growing food or biofuels.

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Posted by on March 8, 2013 in Green roofs

 

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