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CRRC WALL RATING PROGRAM WEBINAR
RECORDING AVAILABLE

On December 1, 2021, the CRRC held a webinar providing a detailed overview of the new Wall Rating Program. CLICK HERE to view the recording. To view a PDF of the webinar slide deck, CLICK HERE. Visit the Walls page for additional Wall Rating Program information. 

FALL INTO THE CRRC AUTUMN UPDATE!

The CRRC Autumn Update provides supplemental information to the bi-annual Newsletter. Click here to read the new 2021 Autumn Update. To view past CRRC Newsletters and Updates, click here

EPA LAUNCHES "COOL YOUR COMMUNITY" SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT

The goal of the social media toolkit is to increase awareness of heat islands, share information on heat island cooling strategies, and encourage individuals to adopt cooling strategies, like cool roofs. Access the toolkit here.

LEED PILOT CREDIT FOR WALLS

The U.S. Green Building Council has published a new “Heat Island Mitigation with Cool Walls” pilot credit under LEED v4.1. Read about the pilot credit here. For more information, read the press release from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.