Painting roofs white is as green as taking cars off the roads for 50 years, says study.

Painting roofs white is as green as taking cars off the roads for 50 years, says study.
Painting roofs white and using light-coloured materials to surface roads and pavements would not only make cities cooler in summer, it would save the same amount of carbon as taking all the cars in the world off the roads for 50 years, a study has found.

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