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event image New York City's Cool Roof Initiative

New York City's Cool Roof Initiative encourages building owners to cool their rooftops by applying a reflective white coating that reduces energy use, cooling costs and carbon emissions. The program supports NYC's goal to reduce Greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent by 2030.

"By giving it a COOL ROOF, it will cut the monthly air conditioning bill by roughly half."
- NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg

"When we do the right thing for the environment, far more often than not, it is also the right thing for the economy."
- Al Gore, Former Vice President

Cool Roofs

According to the Environmental Protection Agencies Energy Star website:

Americans spend about $40 billion annually to air condition buildings — one-sixth of all electricity generated in this country.

  • Cooling costs reduced significantly
  • Financial Incentives for Energy Efficiency
  • Extends "Life Cycle" of current roof based on Inspection Report and Action Plan Recommendations
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