RESULTS FOR: "Urban Heat Island" (307):

Changes in observed climate extremes in global urban areas

Modeling of cool roof heat transfer in tropical climate

Seasonality of the Urban Heat Island Effect in Madison, Wisconsin

The role of one large greenspace in mitigating London’s nocturnal urban heat island

Video: Energy 101 – Cool Roofs

Climate Change: Implications for Transport

Strong contributions of local background climate to urban heat islands

Avoided Heat-Related Mortality through Climate Adaptation Strategies in Three US Cities

Press Release: Cool Policies for Cool Cities

Cool Policies for Cool Cities

The effectiveness of cool and green roofs as urban heat island mitigation strategies

IPCC Climate Change Report: Mitigation of Climate Change

The effectiveness of retrofitted green and cool roofs at reducing overheating in a naturally ventilated office in London: Direct and indirect effects in current and future climates

Synergistic Interactions between Urban Heat Islands and Heat Waves: The Impact in Cities Is Larger than the Sum of Its Parts

Assessing Heat Vulnerability and Access to Cooling Centers in Detroit, Michigan

Mid-Century Warming in the Los Angeles Region

EPA Urban Heat Island Webcast

Georgetown University Urban Heat Island Toolkit

Interactive: New York’s Roofscape Gets Climate Makeover

A comprehensive study of the impact of green roofs on building energy performance

Looking Up: How Green Roofs and Cool Roofs Can Reduce Energy Use, Address Climate Change, and Protect Water Resources in Southern California

Global cooling updates: Reflective roofs and pavements

The long-term effect of increasing the albedo of urban areas

Remotely sensing the cooling effects of city scale efforts to reduce urban heat island

Climatic effects of surface albedo geoengineering

Weather effect on thermal and energy performance of an extensive tropical green roof

Evaluating Chicago’s Urban Heat Island Policy with Remote Sensing

Positive effects of vegetation: Urban heat island and green roofs

The Impact of Heat Islands on Mortality in Paris during the August 2003 Heat Wave

Porous Asphalt Pavement Temperature Effects on Overall Urban Heat Island

Regional climate consequences of large-scale cool roof and photovoltaic array deployment

Potential Drivers of Urban Heat Islands in the Northeast USA

Urban Form and Extreme Heat Events: Are Sprawling Cities More Vulnerable to Climate Change than Compact Cities?

Urban Climatic Map Studies: A Review

Impacts of Urban Albedo Increase on Local Air Temperature at Daily–Annual Time Scales: Model Results and Synthesis of Previous Work

Climate Change in Cities Due to Global Warming and Urban Effects

Greener Alleys Chicago

An integrated empirical and modeling methodology for analyzing solar reflective roof technologies on commercial buildings

Japanese Experience of Technology and Policy for Urban Heat Island Mitigating

Mapping Community Determinants of Heat Vulnerability

Remote sensing of the urban heat island effect across biomes in the continental USA

Development of empirical models for an estate level air temperature prediction in Singapore

Global Cooling: Policies to Cool the World and Offset Global Warming from CO2 Using Reflective Roofs and Pavements

The Mitigation of UHI Intensity by the Improvement of Land Use Plan in the Urban Central Area – Application to Osaka City, Japan

Urban Ventilation for Counter Measures for Heat Islands towards Quality and Sustainable City Planning in Hong Kong

A New Urban Planning Approach for Heat Island Study at the Community Scale

Estimating Reduced Heat-Attributable Mortality for an Urban Revegetation Project

Policies towards Greening, Permeability and Building Separation for Better City Planning in Hong Kong

By Degrees – White Roofs Catch on as Energy Cost Cutters

Assessment of Urban Heat Island Intensities Over Delhi

Health Impacts of Heat: Present Realities and Potential Impacts of a Climate Change

Causes of Urban Heat Island in Singapore

Effects of anthropogenic heat release upon the urban climate in a Japanese megacity

Assessment of urban heat island and possible adaptations in Enugu urban using Landsat – ETM

Climate Change and Extreme Heat Events

White Roofs Cool the World, Directly Offset CO2 and Delay Global Warming

On the Use of Cool Materials as a Heat Island Mitigation Strategy

Urban Heat Island Mitigation Can Improve New York City’s Environment

Microclimatic modeling of the urban thermal environment of Singapore to mitigate urban heat island

Air quality influences by urban heat island coupled with synoptic weather patterns

Global Change and the Ecology of Cities

A review on the generation, determination and mitigation of Urban Heat Island

Evaluation of In Situ Temparatures, Water Infiltration and Regional Feasibility of Pervious Concrete Pavements

Global Cooling: Effect of Urban Albedo on Global Temperature

An Introduction to Cool Roofs

Surface Heat Budget on Green Roof and High Reflection Roof for Mitigation of Urban Heat Island

Surface heat budget on green roof and high reflection roof for mitigation of urban heat island

A comparative study of the thermal and radiative impacts of photovoltaic canopies on pavement surface temperatures

A preliminary study on the local cool island intensity of Taipei city parks

A case study of urban heat islands in the Carolinas

Adapting Cities for climate change: the role of the green infrastructure