Energy and Economic Evaluation of Green Roofs for Residential Buildings in Hot-Humid Climates

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Abubakar S. Mahmoud ; Muhammad Asif ; Mohammad A. Hassanain ; Mohammad O. Babsail ; Muizz O. Sanni-Anibire (2017)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Buildings (issn: 2075-5309)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/buildings7020030
  • Subject: green roof | buildings energy conservation | sustainability | energy-savings | net present value | hot humid climates | Building construction | TH1-9745

Green roofs may be considered a passive energy saving technology that also offer benefits like environmental friendliness and enhancement of aesthetic and architectural qualities of buildings. This paper examines the energy and economic viability of the green roof techn... View more
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