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Hot City.Cool Roof Conference, March 8, Los Angeles
Date: 3/8/2013 - 3/8/2013
Type: Events
Location(s):
California
Description:

CREATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR L.A.'S CHANGING CLIMATE HOT CITY | COOL ROOF CONFERENCE ON MARCH 8

Experts will discuss benefits, designs, and incentive programs to promote cost-efficient, practical way to offset rising temperatures.

WHAT: A new initiative promoting cool roofs in Los Angeles commences with an exceptional conference on March 8, bringing together experts from national laboratories, energy and construction companies, government, utilities, and cool roof owners, to discuss cool roof technology and its far-reaching benefits to residents and businesses in Los Angeles County. Reflective materials on rooftops offer a cost-efficient way to reduce the “heat island effect” effectively offsetting rising temperatures, while also lowering utility bills, energy use, and carbon output.

WHEN: Friday, March 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: City Hall, Deaton Auditorium 100 First Street, Los Angeles, 90012

SPEAKERS: Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa; Jonathan Parfrey, Executive Director of Climate Resolve; Rob Oglesby, Executive Director, California Energy Commission.

COST: This event is free and open to the public with advance registration.

RSVP: To attend, please RSVP at www.climateresolve.org/hot-city-cool-roofs/.

ABOUT CLIMATE RESOLVE: Climate Resolve is dedicated to creating solutions to meet the daunting challenge of climate change and, in the process, making Los Angeles a more livable place for all of us. To keep up with Climate Resolve news, become a fan on Facebook, follow on Twitter, or join our mailing list at www.climateresolve.org to receive email newsletters.