Hoboken, N.J., wants more green roofs. Photo: GarberDC/Creative Commons.
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The International Magnet School for Global Citizenship in South Windsor, Conn. Photo: Petersen Aluminum
Perkins Eastman in Stamford, Conn., designed the school to emphasize and integrate the Internatio...read more
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Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...read more
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