New roof technology can add sustainability to existing buildings

02/4/2013 | Eco Chunk (India)

A new design known as "Energy Roof" can provide solar energy and collect rainwater for existing buildings, according to this article. The structure consists of "Solar Ivy cells" that use the sun and wind to create renewable energy, and a "Super Hydrophobic Drain System" that stores rainwater. It also functions as a green roof to reduce the heat-island effect.

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